The 11th meeting of the Joint Monitoring Committee of the Joint Operational Programme “Black Sea Basin 2007 – 2013” was held in Thessaloniki, Greece, on the 13th of October 2016.
The meeting was attended by members of the Joint Monitoring Committee, representatives of the Joint Managing Authority (Ministry of Regional Development and Public Administration), Audit Authority within Romanian Court of Accounts, European Commission and the EC funded project – TESIM.
The Joint Monitoring Committee discussed aspects related to the implementation of the projects awarded under the two calls of proposals, focusing on issues causing delays in the project closure phase, the results achieved so far by the projects, the status of the programme financial implementation and programme closure.
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.