Programme in facts

Finalised projects: 90
EUR committed: 215.0 mln
Main project outputs > 280
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24 projects approved in the first call

After more than three years of joint programme preparation, the Monitoring Committee of the Baltic Sea Region Programme 2007-2013 approved 24 transnational cooperation projects at its meeting in Copenhagen on 23 - 24 October 2008. Around 66.1 Million Euro or 29.8 % of the total available EU/Norwegian programme co-financing was allocated. The approved projects involve around 443 project partners from 11 countries in the Baltic Sea area. In total 110 project applications were received in the 1st call closed on 30 May 2008. More statistics on the results of the 1st call you will find attached below.

Three projects - EfficienSea, BRISK and Bioenergy Promotion - were approved as "Strategic projects" i.e. strategically important for the whole Baltic Sea region and strongly supported by the national authorities.

The representatives of the participating countries decided to open the second call for project applications on 19 January 2009. Deadline for sending applications to the Joint Technical Secretariat will be 31 March 2009.

The information seminars for those who will apply for the Programme funds in the next calls will be held in:
- Tallinn/Estonia, 27-28 November 2008
- Gdansk/Poland, 10-11 December 2008
- Rostock/Germany, 4-5 February 2009

Approved projects: Priority, Project acronym, Lead Partner country

1 JOSEFIN, DE
1 SPIN, DE
1 Longlife, DE
1 BONITA, DE
1 BaSIC, DE
1 BaltFood, DE
1 BSRInnoReg, FI
1 BSR Inno CBP, DK
2 BALTRAD, SE
3 WATERPRAXIS, FI
3 EfficienSea, DK
3 BRISK, DK
3 COHIBA, FI
3 Baltic Master II, SE
3 Baltic Green Belt, DE
3 BaltSeaPlan, DE
3 BaltCICA, FI
4 Parks & Benefits, DE
4 Eco-Region, DE
4 NEW BRIDGES, FI
4 BSLN, DE
4 BalticClimate, DE
4 Bioenergy Promotion, SE
4 Urb.Energy, DE


published 27.10.2008