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17. October 2022.

The new 2021 - 2027 Programme approved!

The European Commission approves the Interreg VI-A IPA Hungary - Serbia programme!

The European Commission (EC) approved the new Interreg IPA cross-border cooperation programme between Hungary and Serbia, on October 14, 2022.

The total EU contribution to the Programme (ERDF/IPA-Instrument for Pre Accession Assistance) is 63,550,000.  Taking into consideration the national counterpart (including also the own contribution of project partners), the total budget of the new Interreg VI-A IPA CBC Hungary-Serbia Programme is € 74,764,705. The new Programme will be implemented within the 2021-2027 financial perspective.

The eligible area of the Programme includes the following NUTS III, or equivalent territorial units:

In Hungary:

  • Csongrád-Csanád county -HU333
  • Bács-Kiskun county -HU331

In Serbia:

  • West Bačka (Zapadnobački upravni okrug) -RS121
  • North Bačka (Severnobački upravni okrug) -RS125
  • North Banat (Severnobanatski upravni okrug) -RS124
  • South Bačka (Južnobački upravni okrug) -RS123
  • Central Banat (Srednjobanatski upravni okrug) -RS126
  • South Banat (Južnobanatski upravni okrug) -RS122
  • Srem (Sremski upravni okrug) -RS127

The Programme will focus on the following Priorities and Programme objectives:

Priority 1: A greener region

  • Objective 1.1: Climate change adaptation, risk prevention (SO 2.4)
  • Objective 1.2: Biodiversity and reduced pollution (SO 2.7)

Priority 2: Enhancing the human and cultural values

  • Objective 2.1: Education and lifelong learning (SO 4.2)
  • Objective 2.2: Culture and tourism (SO 4.6)

Priority 3: Cross-border institutional and civil cooperation

  • Objective 3.1: Harmonious neighbourly relations through cooperation (ISO1)
  • Objective 3.2: Border crossing management (ISO2)

For the updates on the future call for proposals within the new Interreg VI-A IPA CBC Hungary-Serbia Programme, please check our website regularly:

The following documents are available for download:
Interreg VI-A IPA HU-SRB_SEA statement husrb-2021-2027-sea-statement.pdf
Interreg VI-A IPA HU-SRB_Strategic Environmental Assessment strategic-environmental-assessment.pdf
Interreg VI-A IPA Hungary - Serbia-Adopted interreg-vi-a-ipa-hungary-serbia-adopted.pdf

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