2014 - 2020 INTERREG V-A Spain - Portugal (POCTEP)

Overall programme information last update: 21-10-2018
Last update of data in keep.eu: n/a
Programme websitehttp://www.poctep.eu/
Programme's page at the European Commissionhttp://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/en/atlas/programmes/2014-2020/spain/2014tc16rfcb005
Projects in keep.eu / partners on mapn.a.
EU funding (outstanding EU funding)(excluding technical assistance)EUR 271.638.978,00 ( EUR 271.638.978,00)
Total budget(excluding technical assistance)EUR 362.185.306,00
Funding instrument(s)ERDF
Eligible geographical area(Countries not covered by NUTS are shown as a single unit)
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  • ES Spain / ESPAÑA (A Coruña, Lugo, Ourense, Pontevedra, Ávila, León, Salamanca, Valladolid, Zamora, Badajoz, Cáceres, Cádiz, Córdoba, Huelva, Sevilla)
  • PT Portugal / PORTUGAL (Alto Minho, Cávado, Ave, Área Metropolitana do Porto, Alto Tâmega, Tâmega e Sousa, Douro, Terras de Trás-os-Montes, Algarve, Oeste, Região de Aveiro, Região de Coimbra, Região de Leiria, Viseu Dão Lafões, Beira Baixa, Médio Tejo, Beiras e Serra da Estrela, Alentejo Litoral, Baixo Alentejo, Alto Alentejo, Alentejo Central)

Objectives, priorities and indicators

Specific objective
 Improving the scientific excellence of the cross border cooperation area in the research filed with the potential to become internationally competitive

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (1) strengthening research, technological development and innovation by:
    • (1a) enhancing research and innovation (R&I) infrastructure and capacities to develop R&I excellence, and promoting centres of competence, in particular those of European interest

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Number of academic documents published by actors from the science and technology areas (Number)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of research centers involved in cross border, transnational or interregional research projects (Organisations)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of researchers working in improved research infrastructure facilities (Full time equivalent)
Specific objective
 Improve the participation of the business sector in innovation processes and R&D activities closer to the market

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (1) strengthening research, technological development and innovation by:
    • (1b) promoting business investment in R&I, developing links and synergies between enterprises, research and development centres and the higher education sector, in particular promoting investment in product and service development, technology transfer, social innovation, eco-innovation, public service applications, demand stimulation, networking, clusters and open innovation through smart specialisation, and supporting technological and applied research, pilot lines, early product validation actions, advanced manufacturing capabilities and first production, in particular in key enabling technologies and diffusion of general purpose technologies

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Number of patent applications (Number)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises cooperating with research institutions (Enterprises)
  • CO2: Number of enterprises supported to introduce new to the firm products (Enterprises)
Specific objective
 Improve the necessary and conducive conditions to emerge new business initiatives

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (3) enhancing the competitiveness of SMEs by:
    • (3a) promoting entrepreneurship, in particular by facilitating the economic exploitation of new ideas and fostering the creation of new firms, including through business incubators

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Variation in the number of companies in the cooperation area (Percentage)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Business development services created or supported (Number of services)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises receiving support (Enterprises)
Specific objective
 Promote competitiveness in sectors where the cooperation area has competitive advantages

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (3) enhancing the competitiveness of SMEs by:
    • (3b) developing and implementing new business models for SMEs, in particular with regard to internationalisation

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Export volume (Millions of euros)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises receiving support (Enterprises)
Specific objective
 Increase territorial resilience for natural hazards of the cooperation area

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (5) promoting climate change adaptation, risk prevention and management by:
    • (5b) promoting investment to address specific risks, ensuring disaster resilience and developing disaster management systems

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Number of forest fires lasting more than 24 hours (Number)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Population benefiting from flood protection measures (Persons)
  • CO2: Population benefiting from forest fire protection measures (Persons)
Specific objective
 Protect and enhance cultural and natural heritage in order to support the economic base of the border region

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (6) preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency by:
    • (6c) conserving, protecting, promoting and developing natural and cultural heritage

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Number of hotel visitors in the cooperation area (Visitors)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Increase in expected number of visits to supported sites of cultural and natural heritage and attractions (Visits/year)
Specific objective
 Improve the protection and sustainable management of natural areas

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (6) preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency by:
    • (6d) protecting and restoring biodiversity and soil and promoting ecosystem services, including through Natura 2000, and green infrastructure

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Improving the conservation state of habitats

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Surface area of habitats supported in order to attain a better conservation status (Hectares)
Specific objective
 Strongthen local sustainable development throughout the Spanish-Portuguese border

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (6) preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency by:
    • (6e) taking action to improve the urban environment, to revitalise cities, regenerate and decontaminate brownfield sites (including conversion areas), reduce air pollution and promote noise-reduction measures

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Average number of days/year, in which the atmospheric concentration of ozone (O3) exceeds 120 micrograms per cubic meter (mg / m³) in major cities of the border area (Number)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Open space created or rehabilitated in urban areas (Square metres)
Specific objective
 Increase efficiency levels in the use of natural resources contributing to the development of green economy in the cooperation area

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (6) preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency by:
    • (6f) promoting innovative technologies to improve environmental protection and resource efficiency in the waste sector, water sector and with regard to soil, or to reduce air pollution

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Improving the management of natural resources (Scale from 1 (min) to 4 (max) )

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of cross border tools for the management of natural resources (Tools)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Additional waste recycling capacity (Tonnes/year)
  • CO2: Additional population served by improved water supply (Persons)
Specific objective
 Strengthen the cross-border cooperation strategies between different actors operating in the cooperation area

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (11) enhancing institutional capacity of public authorities and stakeholders and efficient public administration through actions to strengthen the institutional capacity and the efficiency of public administrations and public services related to the implementation of the ERDF, and in support of actions under the ESF to strengthen the institutional capacity and the efficiency of public administration.
    • (11 ETC) ETC specific, for cross-border cooperation: enhancing institutional capacity of public authorities and stakeholders and efficient public administration by promoting legal and administrative cooperation and cooperation between citizens and institutions

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Improving institutional structures for cooperation performances (Scale from 1 (min) to 4 (max) )

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Population covered by cross-border initiatives in the areas of employment, training, culture, sport and health (Persons)
  • O2: Innovative tools developed for the articulation and development of the border area (Number of tools)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Information regarding the data in keep.eu

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Language of the data in keep.eu
No. of projects in keep.eu / Total no. of projects (% of projects in keep.eu)0 / 135 (0%)
No. of project partners in keep.eu / Total no. of project partners (% of project partners in keep.eu)0 / 890 (0%)
No. of calls in keep.eu / Total no. of calls0 / 2
Notes on the dataSource of estimation of the number of projects/partners as of 2018.10.21: Website of the programme