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:
To foster co-operation among institutions and organisations in the cross-border region in order to support sustainable economic growth and strengthen social cohesion
|Thematic priority 1||Enhancing competitiveness, business and SME development, trade and investment|
|Thematic priority 2||Encouraging tourism and cultural and natural heritage|
|Thematic priority 3||Protecting the environment, promoting climate change adaptation and mitigation, risk prevention and management|
|Thematic priority 4||Technical Assistance|
Management of the programme
IPA 2014-2020 programme will be implemented in direct management and the European Union Office in Kosovo 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 Ministry for the Local Self-Government, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and the Ministry for Local Government Administration, Kosovo.
The JTS is located in Gjilan/Gnjilane, Kosovo and the Antenna in Kumanovo, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.
|Address:||Gjon Sereqi 3b|
|Contact person:||Albertina Ajeti-Binaku|
|Phone/Fax:||+381 280 310 538|
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia: Polog, Skopje and Northeastern Regions
Kosovo: East and South Economic Regions