New projects selected for funding by the Monitoring Committee

As the result of the 4th call for proposals, 11 projects have been selected for funding by the Monitoring Committee (MC) of the Interreg South Baltic Programme 2014-2020. On 8th and 9th November 2017 in Güstrow, the delegates selected for funding the following projects:

Specific Objective 2.2. Increased use of green technologies in order to decrease the pollution discharges in the South Baltic area
  • LESS IS MORE - Energy-efficient technologies for removal of pharmaceuticals and other contaminants of emerging concern
  • STEP - Sludge Technological Ecological Progress - increasing the quality and reuse of sewage sludge
Specific Objective 3. Improve the quality and environmental sustainability of transport services in the South Baltic area
  • CAR – Creating Automotive Renewal
  • CoBiUM – Cargo bikes in urban mobility
Specific Objective 4. Increase the share of skilled labour force working in blue and green economy sectors of the South Baltic area through joint cross-border actions
  • SB Nature Guide Network - Supporting sustainable nature tourism in transboundary coastal areas in the SB Region via establishing a common education scheme for Local Guides
  • SEAPLANSPACE - Marine spatial planning instruments for sustainable marine governance
Specific Objective 5. Improve the cooperative capacity of local South Baltic area actors through participation in cross-border networks
  • UMBRELLA – Boosting cross-border cooperation capacities of local actors in South Baltic Sea
  • CICPA- Common Initiatives in Conserved and Protected Areas
  • FilmNet - South Baltic Film and Culture Network
  • SB FICA – South Baltic Food Culture Innovation Actors
  • SB YCGN – South Baltic Youth Core Groups Network
The resources from the European Regional Development Fund to be allocated to these projects amount to 10 547 504,02 EUR  (14% of the Programme financial capacity). An official communication to the applicants will follow shortly.

The Monitoring Committee decided also to open the 5th call for proposals from 13 November until 20 December 2017 for the Specific Objectives 2.1, 2.2, 3 and 4.