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Priorities & Measures

The Black Sea JOP covers three priorities and a technical assistance component. Each of the three priorities is further broken down in a number of Measures, as presented in the following table:

Priority 1: Supporting cross border partnerships for economic and social development based on common resources

  • Measure 1.1:Strengthening accessibility and connectivity for new intra- regional information, communication, transport and trade links
  • Measure 1.2: Creation of tourism networks in order to promote joint tourism development initiatives and traditional products
  • Measure 1.3: Creation of administrative capacity for the design and implementation of local development policies

Priority 2: Sharing resources and competencies for environmental protection and conservation

  • Measure 2.1: Strengthening the joint knowledge and information base needed to address common challenges in the environmental protection of river and maritime systems
  • Measure 2.2: Promoting research, innovation and awareness in the field of conservation and environmental protection for protected natural areas
  • Measure 2.3: Promotion of cooperation initiatives aimed at innovation in technologies and management of solid waste and wastewater management systems

Priority 3: Supporting cultural and educational networks for the establishment of a common cultural environment in the Basin

  • Measure 3.1: Promoting cultural networking and educational exchange in the Black Sea Basin communities.

Technical Assistance

The technical assistance will focus on two measures:

  • Programme management and implementation
  • Information, promotion and project generation activities

To have a better idea regarding the type of projects eligible for funding under each measure mentioned above, please refer to the Black sea Programme Documents.


IMPORTANT NOTICE! Instruction no.19 from October 2019 to Beneficiaries of the ENI CBC Black Sea Basin Joint Operational Programme 2014-2020 regarding preparation and filling in interim reports in eMS
23/10/2019 To ensure more guidance and support during the implementation of the projects funded by Joint Operational
IMPORTANT NOTICE! Project Implementation Manual revised is now available!
23/10/2019 We revised The Project Implementation Manual applicable for the beneficiaries of the ENI CBC Black Sea B
European Cooperation Day in Republic of Moldova
1/10/2019 Coming up, 3 full days of action to celebrate European Cooperation Day during 2-4 October 2019. The Republ
European Cooperation Day 2019 in Romania
This year, to celebrate European Cooperation Day, a Solid Waste collecting Action was conducted at the Black Sea, because generating environmental attitudes is essential in the fight against climate change and the reduction of environmental pollution.
It is a step closer in spreading awareness of environmental challenges and good waste management practices in the Black Sea Basin region. Further, by involving children it was anticipated to improve attitudes towards the environment.
Fourth meeting of the Joint Monitoring Committee for Joint Operational Programme Black Sea Basin 2014-2020

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.

Workshop on the implementation of the Common Maritime Agenda

The Facility for Blue Growth is pleased to announce the first workshop towards the implementation of the Common Maritime Agenda that will take place on July 4th, 2019, in Varna, Bulgaria.

The second Call for Proposals of the Joint Operational Programme Black Sea Basin 2014-2020 is open starting with 1 October 2018 with deadline 5 February 2019
  Herewith you can access the Applicants Pack for the 2nd Call for proposals of the Joint Operational Programme


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