To find the balance between sustainable regional development and enhancement of cross-border cooperation among local population and regional institutions, in accordance with EU and national policies, in order to address common challenges through joint interventions.
The total budget (ERDF and national contribution) for the European Territorial Programme “Greece-Bulgaria 2007-2013” is €129,695,572.00 .The total financing consists of €110.241.234,00 (85%) ERDF funding and €19.434.338,00 (15%) national contribution.
The eligible area of the Programme consists of the Region of Western Greece and Ionian Sea (Regional Units of Grevena, Kastoria, Florina, Arta, Thesprotia, Ioannina, Preveza, Zakynthos, Corfu, Kefallinia and Lefkada) in Greece and the and the South-Central Region (Regions of Vlorë, Gjirokastër, Korçë and Berat) in Albania.
(b) Protecting the environment and promoting climate change adaptation and mitigation, risk prevention and management.
1.4 Improve the effectiveness of risk prevention and disaster management with a focus on forest fires.
The priority axes are:
Two types of actions are promoted to contribute to the Specific Objective: hard investments in equipment, systems, etc., and soft interventions.
Aims of SO1.4