Joint Operational Programmme Romania-Ukraine 2014-2020(2nd Call for proposals)

Financial Instrument

Title in original language: Joint Operational Programmme Romania-Ukraine 2014-2020(2nd Call for proposals)
Country/ies: Romania, Ukraine
Category: With contents for the support of tourism
Implementation’s period of time: 12-24 months. All project activities shall end by 31st of December 2022 at the latest.
Objectives and purpose:

Programme strategic objectives:

(A) To promote economic and social development in regions on both sides of common borders;
(B) To address common challenges in environment, public health, safety and security;
(C) To promote better conditions and modalities for ensuring the mobility of persons, goods and capital.

4 Thematic objectives of the Programme:
SUPPORT TO EDUCATION, RESEARCH, TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT & INNOVATION

Priorities:
Priority 1.1 - Institutional cooperation in the educational field for increasing access to education and quality of education
Priority 1.2 - Promotion and support to research and innovation
Priority 2.1 - Preservation and promotion of the cultural and historical heritage
Priority 3.1 – Development of cross border transport and ICT tools
Priority 4.1 – Support to the development of health services and access to health
Priority 4.2 - Support to joint activities for the prevention of natural and man- made disasters as well as joint actions during emergency situations
Priority 4.3 – Prevention and fight against organized crime and police cooperation

Eligible applicants: Local or regional authorities, NGOs, Academics, Other
Type of financial support: Grant
Percentage of co-financing: 90
Form of financing: combined
Requirements:

The Applicant and all the partners in the project shall meet the following requirements:
a) Be legal entities registered and located in the core regions of the Programme, namely in the Romanian counties of Suceava, Botosani, Satu Mare, Maramureș, Tulcea or the Ukrainian oblasts of Zakarpattia, Ivano-Frankivsk, Odessa, Chernivtsi, OR
b) Be located outside the core regions of the Programme only in the conditions set at 2.2.1.1 Flexibility rule, OR
c) Be international organizations with a base of operation in the core regions of the Programme or European Groupings of Territorial Cooperation regardless of their place of establishment, provided their geographic coverage is within the core regions of the Programme, AND
d) Be non-profit making organisations, AND
e) Be directly responsible for the preparation and management of the project with their Partners, not acting as an intermediary, AND
f) Have stable and sufficient sources of finance to ensure the continuity of the organisations throughout the project duration and to play a part in financing it AND
g) Have no debts to the consolidated state budget or to the local budget in accordance with the national legislation.

Details of application:

Deadline: 03.05.2018
Minimum and Maximum Grant amount per priority:

Priority 1.1 - Institutional cooperation in the educational field for increasing access to education and quality of education EUR 50,000 EUR 300,000
Priority 1.2 - Promotion and support to research and innovation EUR 50,000 EUR 300,000
Priority 2.1 - Preservation and promotion of the cultural and historical heritage EUR 50,000 EUR 1,000,000
Priority 3.1 – Development of cross border transport and ICT tools EUR 50,000 EUR 100,000
Priority 4.1 – Support to the development of health services and access to health EUR 50,000 EUR 300,000
Priority 4.2 - Support to joint activities for the prevention of natural and man- made disasters as well as joint actions during emergency situations EUR 50,000 EUR 500,000
Priority 4.3 – Prevention and fight against organized crime and police cooperation EUR 50,000 EUR 100,000

Frame of the support:

10% by partners

Special remarks:

Priorities:
Priority 1.1 - Institutional cooperation in the educational field for increasing access to education and quality of education
Priority 1.2 - Promotion and support to research and innovation
Priority 2.1 - Preservation and promotion of the cultural and historical heritage
Priority 3.1 – Development of cross border transport and ICT tools

The Programme area consist of core regions and major social, economic and cultural centres.
Priority 4.1 – Support to the development of health services and access to health
Priority 4.2 - Support to joint activities for the prevention of natural and man- made disasters as well as joint actions during emergency situations
Priority 4.3 – Prevention and fight against organized crime and police cooperation

Short assessment: Under Priority 2.1 - Preservation and promotion of the cultural and historical heritage activities, including TOURISM are possible (Valorisation of the historical and cultural heritage through developing joint promotion strategies, common tourism products and services).
Info on funding institution:

Managing Authority (MA)

Mrs. Iulia HERTZOG
Head of Joint Managing Authority

Ministry of Regional Development, Public Administration and European Funds
Directorate MA for ETC Programmes
14 Libertatii Avenue
040129 Bucharest 5

Tel: +4 0372111332
Fax: +40 372111456

E-mail: info.ro-ua-md@mdrap.ro

Contact institution: Joint Technical Secretariat (JTS) in Romania CBC Regional Office Suceava Mrs. Ingrid Bucsa, Head of JTS Suceava Bistriţei Street, no 8A, DAE Office Center Building, Suceava, Romania Phone +40230 530 049 Fax: +40230 530 055 Contact person: Mrs. Adriana NICULA (communication coordinator) E-mail: info.ro-ua-md@brctsuceava.ro Branch offices of Joint Technical Secretariat (JTS) in Ukraine Chernivtsi: Branch Office in Chernivtsi: “Bukovinian Agency of Initiatives and Development” Location of branch office: 20, O. Kobylanska Str., Apt. 10, Chernivtsi 5800, Ukraine Legal representative: Oleksiy HRUSHKO, Chairman of NGO Tel.: +380 503 38 35 93/ Fax: +380 372 52 96 84 Email: baid.cv@gmail.com Contact persons: Julian Andriiesh (key expert- Chernivtsi ), tel: +380 502 93 45 99, andriiesh.baid@gmail.com Olena Varvariuk (key expert- Chernivtsi), tel: +380 668 76 29 16, varvariuk.baid@gmail.com Irina Shebitchenko (key expert – Kiev), tel: +380 509 25 51 37, shebittchenko.baid@gmail.com Odessa: Branch office Odessa: Non-Government Youth Organization Association We Plus Adress for branch office Office 83, Pirogovskaya Str. 3, Odessa 65044, Ukraine Legal representative: Oleg KOVALCHUK Contact data: Tel.: +380 4872 860 68 Email: ngoweplus@gmail.com Contact persons: Viktoriya Taranenko ( key expert Odessa) Tel: +38-063-182-12-81, viktoriya.taranenko@gmail.com Daria Pikalova ( key expert Odessa): Tel: +38-063-868-87-64, daria.pikalova@gmail.com Tetiana Paientko (key expert Kiev) : Tel.: + 38 067 961 04 08 , tetiana.paientko@gmai.com