The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Albania

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 overall objective:
Stimulate more balanced, inclusive and sustainable socio-economic development of the Border Area
Thematic priority 1 Encouraging tourism, culture and natural heritage
Thematic priority 2 Enhancing competitiveness, business, trade and investment 
Thematic priority 3 Protecting environment, promoting climate change adaptation and mitigation, risk prevention and management
Thematic priority 4 Technical Assistance

To learn more about priorities,  potential candidates and financial allocations see IPA 2014-2020 Cross-border programme the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia-Albania 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 the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 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 European Union, Ministry for the Local Self-Government, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and the Directorate for Cross-border cooperation and Transnational Programmes, Ministry of European Integration, Albania.

The JTS is located in Struga, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, and the Antenna in Elbasan, Albania.

JTS Struga
Address: Boro Duni bb, 6330 Struga
Contact person: Goce Toleski
Phone: +389 46 788 300
E-mail: jts_mkal@yahoo.com

 

Antenna Elbasan
Address:

Lagja "Brigada 17 S', Rruga "11 Nëntori", Elbasan Prefecture, 3rd floor, Elbasan

Contact person: Marin Beluli
Phone: +355 54 244 431
E-mail: marin_beluli@yahoo.com

Eligible area

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia: Pelagonia, Polog and Southwest regions

Republic of Albania: regions of Korce, Elbasan and Diber