2014 - 2020 Interreg IPA CBC Bulgaria - Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Overall programme information last update: 02-05-2019
Last update of data in keep.eu: 19-04-2019
Programme websitehttp://www.ipa-cbc-007.eu/
Programme's page at the European Commissionhttp://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/en/atlas/programmes/2014-2020/bulgaria/2014tc16i5cb006
Projects in keep.eu / partners on mapClick to view projects and partners
EU funding (outstanding EU funding)(excluding technical assistance)EUR 14.888.191,00 ( EUR 6.103.038,55)
Total budget(excluding technical assistance)EUR 17.515.521,00
Funding instrument(s)IPA II
Eligible geographical area(Countries not covered by NUTS are shown as a single unit)
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  • BG Bulgaria / БЪЛГАРИЯ (BULGARIA) (Благоевград (Blagoevgrad), Кюстендил (Kyustendil))
  • MK North Macedonia / REPUBLIKA SEVERNA MAKEDONIJA (Istocen, Jugoistocen, Severoistocen)

Objectives, priorities and indicators

Specific objective
 Environmental protection and sustainable use of the common natural resources of the CBC area

Thematic priority

  • (b) protecting the environment and promoting climate change adaptation and mitigation, risk prevention and management through, inter alia: joint actions for environmental protection; promoting sustainable use of natural resources, resource efficiency, renewable energy sources and the shift towards a safe and sustainable low-carbon economy; promoting investment to address specific risks, ensuring disaster resilience and developing disaster management systems and emergency preparedness

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Increased supported nature protected sites (Percentage)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of supported investments for improving the environmental conditions in the programme region (Number)
  • O2: Number of nature protected areas addressed by supported interventions (Number)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available
Specific objective
 Environmental protection and sustainable use of the common natural resources of the CBC area

Thematic priority

  • (b) protecting the environment and promoting climate change adaptation and mitigation, risk prevention and management through, inter alia: joint actions for environmental protection; promoting sustainable use of natural resources, resource efficiency, renewable energy sources and the shift towards a safe and sustainable low-carbon economy; promoting investment to address specific risks, ensuring disaster resilience and developing disaster management systems and emergency preparedness

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Increased level of capacity in using of common natural resources (Scale)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of supported joint mechanisms for environmental protection, promotion of biodiversity and sustainable use of natural resources (Number)
  • O2: Number of institutions/organizations involved in environmental related activities (Number)
  • O3: Number of participants in environmental related trainings and campaigns (Number)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available
Specific objective
 Risk prevention and mitigation the consequences of natural and manmade hazards and disasters in the CBC region

Thematic priority

  • (b) protecting the environment and promoting climate change adaptation and mitigation, risk prevention and management through, inter alia: joint actions for environmental protection; promoting sustainable use of natural resources, resource efficiency, renewable energy sources and the shift towards a safe and sustainable low-carbon economy; promoting investment to address specific risks, ensuring disaster resilience and developing disaster management systems and emergency preparedness

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Increased joint interventions in the field of risk prevention and management (Percentage)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Supported investments for improving disaster management and risk prevention (Number)
  • O2: Supported investments for adaptation and mitigation of climate change consequences (Number)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available
Specific objective
 Risk prevention and mitigation the consequences of natural and manmade hazards and disasters in the CBC region

Thematic priority

  • (b) protecting the environment and promoting climate change adaptation and mitigation, risk prevention and management through, inter alia: joint actions for environmental protection; promoting sustainable use of natural resources, resource efficiency, renewable energy sources and the shift towards a safe and sustainable low-carbon economy; promoting investment to address specific risks, ensuring disaster resilience and developing disaster management systems and emergency preparedness

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Increased joint initiatives related to risk prevention and management (Percentage)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Supported joint mechanisms for disaster management and risk prevention and for promotion of climate change awareness (Number)
  • O2: Number of institutions/organizations involved in initiatives related to risk prevention and management (Number)
  • O3: Number of participants in trainings and campaigns in the field of risk prevention, (including marginalized communities and other vulnerable groups) (Number)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available
Specific objective
 Enhancing the tourism potential of the region through better preservation and sustainable utilization of natural and cultural heritage

Thematic priority

  • (d) encouraging tourism and cultural and natural heritage

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Increase of nights spent by tourists in the cross-border region (Percentage)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of cultural and historical touristic sites reconstructed / restored / covered by conservation and protection actions (Number)
  • O2: Length of new or reconstructed or upgraded access roads to natural, cultural and historic tourism sites, cycling routes and walking paths (Km)
  • O3: Number of newly built or reconstructed or upgraded tourist related facilities and attractions (Number)
  • O4: Number of created/reconstructed facilities for disabled people for access to or in the supported touristic sites (Number)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available
Specific objective
 Raising the competitiveness of the CBC region’s tourist offer

Thematic priority

  • (d) encouraging tourism and cultural and natural heritage

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Increased created/supported joint tourism products and services (Percentage)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of joint touristic products, services, brands, thematic routes (Number)
  • O2: Number of actions, tools and initiatives developed and/or implemented for promotion of sustainable tourism potential of the eligible border area (Number)
  • O3: Number of participants in joint training and qualification initiatives in the field of sustainable tourism (Number)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available
Specific objective
 Promoting cooperation among regional actors in the area of sustainable tourism

Thematic priority

  • (d) encouraging tourism and cultural and natural heritage

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Increased public awareness regarding sustainable use of natural and cultural heritage and resources (Scale)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of cross-border networks established or strengthened in the field of sustainable tourism (Number)
  • O2: Number of cultural events held for promoting the region’s cultural identity (Number)
  • O3: Number of participants in youth initiatives (Number)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available
Specific objective
 Improving the competitiveness of regional businesses

Thematic priority

  • (g) enhancing competitiveness, the business environment and the development of small and medium-sized enterprises, trade and investment through, inter alia, promotion and support to entrepreneurship, in particular small and medium-sized enterprises, and development of local cross-border markets and internationalisation

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Increased cross-border business networks created or extended (Percentage)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Supported joint start-up and self-employment initiatives (Number)
  • O2: Number of participants (split into men and women) in supported training and qualification initiatives (Number)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available
Specific objective
 Improving the competitiveness of regional businesses

Thematic priority

  • (g) enhancing competitiveness, the business environment and the development of small and medium-sized enterprises, trade and investment through, inter alia, promotion and support to entrepreneurship, in particular small and medium-sized enterprises, and development of local cross-border markets and internationalisation

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Increased level of awareness on the business opportunities offered by the region (Scale)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Supported initiatives for economic development and investment promotion (Number)
  • O2: Number of cooperation networks (Number)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Information regarding the data in keep.eu

Last month that data in keep.eu was retrieved from the Programme's website or received from the Programme04/2019
Fields missing in data supplied by this programme37% of achievements, 100% of legal status of partners
Language of the data in keep.euEnglish, Bulgarian, Macedonian
No. of projects in keep.eu / Total no. of projects (% of projects in keep.eu)48 / 48 (100%)
No. of project partners in keep.eu / Total no. of project partners (% of project partners in keep.eu)100 / 100 (100%)
Notes on the dataInformation provided by the Programme in 09/2018. Project descriptions have been replaced from the programmes website, and achievements were added in 04/2019.