Interreg V-A Greece-Bulgaria 2014-2020

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The programme Interreg V-A Greece-Bulgaria aims to increase entrepreneurial activity in the eligible area and to improve SME capacity to expand beyond local markets. Furthermore, the programme will improve cross-border cooperation in flood risk management and will develop and promote the border area's cultural and natural heritage for tourist purposes. Additionally, the foreseen actions will lead to better joint surface and groundwater management systems and will improve cross-border accessibility leading to reduced travel times for people and goods as well as improved traffic safety. Finally, the programme aims to expand social entrepreneurship in the border area leading to increased employment in social enterprises and increased delivery of social services to communities with poor socio-economic indicators.
The programme's priorities are:
Priority axis 1: A Competitive and Innovative Cross-Border Area
Priority axis 2: A Sustainable and Climate adaptable Cross-Border area
Priority axis 3: A Better interconnected Cross-Border Area
Priority axis 4: A Socially Inclusive Cross-Border Area
Priority axis 5: Technical assistance
• Eligible regions

• Bulgaria
• Yugozapaden
• Yuzhen Tsentralen
• Greece
• Anatoliki Makedonia, Thraki
Kentriki Makedonia

Responsible organization/programme: 
European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)
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