UPDATE: The registration period for the Partnership Forum in Chisinau (Republic of Moldova) on 26 September 2018 for the participants from the Member States (Bulgaria, Greece and Romania) has been extended until 31 of August 2018.
To register your participation, click here.
The costs for attending the Partner Forum will be supported from the participants own resources and they will NOT be covered by the organizer(s).
Chisinau (Republic of Moldova), 26 September 2018
Yerevan (Armenia), 23 October 2018
In view of the forthcoming launch of the 2nd call for Proposals, the Managing Authority of the Joint Operational Programme Black Sea Basin 2014-2020, in collaboration with the Joint Technical Secretariat and national authorities of participating countries, and with the support of TESIM project, will organize 2 Partner Fora, as follows:
The Partner Fora will provide the participants the opportunity to network, to find suitable partners and to start discussing toward their project ideas and further steps for project development as well as to get information on the programme and the call for proposals.
TESIM and the Managing Authority/Joint Technical Secretariat of the Joint Operational Programme Black Sea Basin 2014-2020 are able to support potential applicants from all the participating countries to take part in the two Partner Fora for the second call for proposals, according to the following division:
a) TESIM will support applicants from the CBC Partner Countries (Armenia, Georgia, Republic of Moldova, Turkey and Ukraine) to attend both Partner Fora. A maximum of sixteen (16) potential applicants will be supported from each CBC Partner Country, except for Armenia and the Republic of Moldova. As Armenia and the Republic of Moldova are hosting the Partner Fora, applicants of these two countries are only supported to attend the other Partner forum, within the limits set for each respective Partner forum.
b) the Managing Authority/Joint Technical Secretariat will support applicants from Member States to attend the partner Forum in Yerevan only. Up to six persons for the partner forum in Armenia from each Member State will be selected.
The proposed selection criteria and the process to be followed as well as other details can be read here.
To apply for support to attend a Partner Forum, the interested party should:
1. Registered for the Partner Forum on the programme website
To register your participation, click here. REGISTRATION PERIOD IS CLOSED for the applicants from the CBC Partner Countries (Armenia, Georgia, Republic of Moldova, Turkey and Ukraine)!
2. Submit a Project Idea in the framework of the JOP Black Sea Basin 2014-2020 and to explain why the support is needed
The Project idea form for BSB Partner Forum in Chisinau (Republic of Moldova) is available here.
The Project idea form for BSB Partner Forum in Yerevan (Armenia) is available here.
The project idea form and the explanation why the support for covering the cost for participation is needed should be sent to Joint Technical Secretariat of JOP Black Sea Basin 2014-2020, at the e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The registration is open until 31 July 2018. Any registration submitted after this date will not been taken into account.
The selected participants will be notified during the month of August 2018.
The selected participants from the partner countries will be contacted by TESIM regarding the travel and accommodation arrangements.
For the participants selected from Member States travel and accommodation cost will be reimbursed by Joint Technical Secretariat/Managing Authority.
The participants registered but not selected, the costs for attending the Partner Forum will be supported from their own resources.
DG Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (DG MARE) and The Joint Research Centre, in cooperation with DG Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO), are organising the Workshop “Smart Specialisation for Sustainable Blue Economy” on 6 July 2021, at 09.00 – 12.45 CET.
The training sessions are organised by the programme management structures and are aiming to enhance capacity of beneficiaries to collect, consolidate and report the progress achieved by the projects.
The first meeting of the Joint Programming Committee – body responsible for the preparation of the Interreg NEXT (Neighbourhood External) Black Sea Basin Programme 2021-2027 – was held on the 29th of January 2020 in Brussels, Belgium. The eligible participating countries of the new Programme involves ten states from the Black Sea Basin: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Russian Federation, Turkey and Ukraine.