Upon a proposal by Romania, and by agreement of the participating countries, the appointed Audit Authority is the Romanian Court of Accounts.
The Audit Authority shall ensure that audits are carried out on the programme management and control systems, on an appropriate sample of projects and on the annual accounts of the programme.
Institution: Romanian Court of Accounts – Audit Authority
Address: Gral Ernest Broșteanu No 20, Sector 1, Bucharest
Contact person: Mihai Antonio Ciobanu
Phone: +40 21 264 1688
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.
The new generation of projects to be funded under the Joint Operational Programme Black Sea Basin 2014-2020 has been approved by the Joint Monitoring Committee during the meeting held in Odessa, Ukraine, on 17th of September 2019.