The first Multi-Annual Work Programme (covering 2014-2017) will be adopted shortly with publication of the first annual call for proposals expected to follow in May/June.
The programme is intended to support activities investing in the environment, contributing to sustainable development and promoting the implementation of EU environment and climate legislation and integration of its objectives in other policies. This is to be in line with the ambitions of the Europe 2020 Strategy, the 7th EU Environmental Action Programme (7EAP) and other relevant environment and climate strategies and plans.
Budget (of programme):
Maximum co-financing rate of 60% of eligible costs.
Two contact points in the Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government:
Siobhán Nic Thighearnáin & Seosamh Ó Laoi
Environment International, Research and Information Section
Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government