Bosnia and Herzegovina - Montenegro

While the implementation of the last projects contracted under the IPA 2007-2013 programme is slowly coming to an end and the countries are preparing for closing the programme, the implementation of the new programme financed from IPA 2014-2020 funds is going to start soon. IPA 2014-2020 programme was prepared by participating countries during second half of 2013 and first half of 2014 and adopted by European Commission for funding at the of 2014.

Programme general objective:
The sustainable development in the cross-border area between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro is promoted by the implementation of common actions based on an efficient use of the comparative advantages of the programme area 
Thematic priority 1 Promoting employment, labour mobility and social and cultural inclusion across the border
Thematic priority 2 Protecting the environment, promoting climate change adaptation and mitigation, risk prevention and management 
Thematic priority 3 Encouraging tourism and cultural and natural heritage
Thematic priority 4 Technical Assistance

To learn more about priorities, potential candidates and financial allocations see IPA 2014-2020 Cross-border programme Bosnia and Herzegovina-Montenegro and check the programme website.

Management of the programme

IPA 2014-2020 programme will be implemented in direct management and the Delegation of the European Union to Bosnia and Herzegovina will be the Contracting Authority for this programme.

The CBC bodies coordinating the programming and implementation process on the respective sides of the border are the Sector for EU Assistance Coordination, Department for Cross-border and Regional Programmes,Directorate for European Integration,  Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Directorate for Regional and Territorial Cooperation, Ministry for Foreign Affairs and European Integration, Montenegro.

The JTS is located in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and the Antenna in Niksic, Montenegro.

JTS Sarajevo
Address: Grbavička 4/4, 71000 Sarajevo
Contact person: Renato Radić
Phone/fax:  
E-mail: renato.radic@dei.gov.ba

Eligible area

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Jablanica, Konjic, Trnovo, Trnovo RS, Pale, Pale Prača, Novo Goražde, Goražde, Čajniče, Foča Ustikolina, Kalinovik, Rudo, Višegrad, Rogatica, Foča, Gacko, Nevesinje, Mostar, Hadžici, Ist. Ilidža, Ilidža, Široki Brijeg, Ljubuški, Čapljina, Čitluk, Stolac, Berkovići, Bileća, Ljubinje, Neum, Ravno, Istočni Mostar, Trebinje, Prozor/Rama, Kupres, Kupres (RS), Tomislavgrad, Posušje, Grude, Livno, Sokolac, Istočno Novo Sarajevo, Sarajevo Novi Grad, Vogošća, Sarajevo Stari Grad, Sarajevo Istočni Stari Grad, Ilijaš, Vareš, Breza, Visoko, Kiseljak, Fojnica, Kreševo, Centar Sarajevo, Novo Sarajevo, Olovo

Montenegro: Pljevlja, Plužine, Žabljak, Šavnik, Nikšić, Herceg Novi, Kotor, Tivat, Bijelo Polje, Mojkovac, Kolašin, Berane, Petnjica, Danilovgrad