We are a European funding programme that encourages cooperation in central Europe. With 246m EUR co-financing, we support partners to work together beyond borders to improve cities and regions in Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia.
Transnational Interreg cooperation in central Europe is turning 20 in 2017! We will celebrate this anniversary in our annual conference in September. In the meantime, our wall calendar introduces you to 35 projects that we are funding and to European key events.
We fund partnerships that jointly address challenges shared across central European cities and regions - related to either innovation, CO2 reduction, natural and cultural resources or transport. In the past we already funded 124 projects. Since June 2016, we are co-financing 35 new projects.
28 February 2017
The European Commission launches the Social Innovation Competition 2017 on 28 February in Athens with an inspiring event gathering some of Europe's brightest social innovators and entrepreneurs doing great things in Greece.
The competition will be looking for social innovations that allow everyone equally to seize the opportunities offered by digital transformation and technological change.More information
21-22 March 2017
The Interreg Alpine Space Meet & match forum: Together we move mountains! will take place on 21-22 March 2017 in Milan, Italy. At the forum, participants will:
Information and registration (opening mid-February) on www.alpine-space.eu.
29-30 March 2017
The 4th European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans will take place on 29-30 March 2017 in Dubrovnik (Croatia). The theme for the conference is Intelligent Planning for Sustainable Mobility and participation is free.
The annual European Conference on sustainable Urban Mobility enables policy makers, local government staff and academics in related areas to converge and debate mobility issues, highlight development and best practice and most importantly, exchange knowledge, experience and ideas.More information
29 May - 2 June 2017
EU Green Week is your annual opportunity to debate and discuss European environmental policy. Organised by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Environment, this key event in the environment policy calendar attracts policymakers, leading environmentalists, stakeholders and other interested parties from across Europe and the globe.
This edition's theme is 'Green jobs for a greener future'. It will focus on how EU environmental policies are creating green jobs and contributing to economic, sustainable and socially responsible growth in the EU. It will also highlight the demand for new types of green skills in many professional sectors.More information