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A.eggenschwiler presentation elblag 18 nov 2011


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A.eggenschwiler presentation elblag 18 nov 2011

  1. 1. State of Play of the 2007-2013 ENPI Cross Border Cooperation on the Eastern Border and Perspectives for the Future Alejandro Eggenschwiler DEVCO, European Commission Elblag, 18 November 2011
  2. 2. Outline of the presentation <ul><li>Overview of the state of play of the ENPI CBC Programmes </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation of the ENPI CBC Programmes </li></ul><ul><li>Next generation of ENPI CBC Programmes </li></ul>
  3. 3. What is ENPI Cross Border Cooperation? <ul><li>The purpose of the ENPI CBC programmes is to support cross border co-operation projects focusing on 4 general objectives (economic development, secure borders, common challenges and people to people contact) between the Member States and the partner countries along the external borders of the European Union. </li></ul><ul><li>Innovation of ENPI CBC: seven-year programming period, single budget, common legal framework, common implementation rules on both sides of the border (Member State / Partner Country) </li></ul><ul><li>13 ENPI CBC programmes are operational (15 foreseen in the Strategy Paper) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>11 ENPI CBC programmes are implemented on the Eastern border </li></ul></ul><ul><li>EU financial allocation of approximately € 1 billion for the period 2007 – 2013 (ENPI+ERDF) </li></ul><ul><li>Budget mainly spent through calls for proposals and to a certain extent through direct award for large scale infrastructure projects (LSPs): up to 30% of the budget in 9 programmes. </li></ul>
  4. 4. ENPI CBC in the Eastern Neighbourhood (I) <ul><li>Baltic Sea Programme (Belarus; Denmark; Estonia; Finland; Germany, Latvia; Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Sweden) (€8.8 million) </li></ul><ul><li>Romania-Ukraine-Republic of Moldova Programme (€126.7 million) </li></ul><ul><li>Hungary-Slovakia-Romania-Ukraine Programme (€68.6 million) </li></ul><ul><li>Poland-Belarus-Ukraine Programme (€186.2 million) </li></ul><ul><li>Black Sea Programme (Romania, Bulgaria, Greece, Turkey, Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan) (€25.7 million) </li></ul><ul><li>Lithuania-Poland-Russia Programme (€132.1 million) (€43.9 million Russian co-financing) </li></ul>
  5. 5. ENPI CBC in the Eastern Neighbourhood (II) <ul><li>Estonia-Latvia-Russia Programme ( € 47.8 million) ( € 71 million with Russian and Estonian co-financing) </li></ul><ul><li>Latvia-Lithuania-Belarus Programme ( € 41.7 million) </li></ul><ul><li>Kolarctic Programme (Finland, Sweden, Norway, Russia) ( € 28.2 million) ( € 70 million with Russian, Swedish, Finnish and Norwegian co-financing) </li></ul><ul><li>South-East Finland - Russia Programme ( € 36.2 million) ( € 72 million with Finnish and Russian co-financing) </li></ul><ul><li>Karelia Programme (Finland, Russia) ( € 23.2 million) ( € 46 million with Finnish and Russian co-financing) </li></ul>
  6. 6. Eligible regions (I)
  7. 7. Eligible regions (II)
  8. 8. ENPI CBC General Overview <ul><li>12 programmes have finalised their first calls for proposals (some programmes have also finalised their 2nd and launched their 3rd call). </li></ul><ul><li>=> 29 calls for proposals have been launched out of which 25 are closed. </li></ul><ul><li>2,173 applications received in total and 392 projects selected. </li></ul><ul><li>The total budget of the calls for proposals launched amounts to € 488 million </li></ul><ul><li>37 LSPs for a total of € 200 million have been submitted for EC approval. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Evaluation of the ENPI CBC programmes (Implementation to date) <ul><li>2 assessment exercises are currently underway: </li></ul><ul><li>Mid-term evaluation [Art. 6(2) IR] of the 13 programmes: just launched; results expected in mid-2012, will be shared with the programmes. </li></ul><ul><li>Result–Oriented Monitoring (ROM) of programmes and projects over €1 million. </li></ul><ul><li>2 programmes monitored: HU-SK-RO-UA (8 projects) and SE FI-RU (4 projects) </li></ul><ul><li>Despite a slow start and administrative procedures considered as heavy: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>First results of ROM are positive (partnership, impact an d sustainability prospects) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Interest in the programmes: requested contribution for applications largely exceeded the available budget. </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Next generation of EN(P)I CBC programmes <ul><li>ENI draft regulation: CBC maintained and reinforced (like in the current ENPI regulation, up to 5% of the ENI budget could be allocated to CBC). </li></ul><ul><li>Programming document (indicating the number of programmes and budget per programme) to be developed in 2012. </li></ul><ul><li>CBC implementing rules: towards deepened shared management and specific solutions for programmes with co-financing. </li></ul><ul><li>On-going consultation with stakeholders (conferences, technical meetings, questionnaires ,etc.) . </li></ul>
  11. 11. Useful links <ul><li>E-mail: </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>website: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>