Operational Programme Industry and Enterprise
The Governing body of the programme is Ministry of Industry and Commerce.
The overall objective of the OP Industry and Enterprise is to increase the competitiveness of industry and business services and completion of the required structural changes to industry in accordance with priority axis 1 of the National Development Plan - Reinforcement of Competitiveness of Industry and Business services.
The Operational Programme Industry and Enterprise further elaborates the objectives and strategy for industrial policy in the Czech Republic. Primary mission of the operational programme's implementation is to contribute to the preservation and further development of a competitive and efficiently productive industrial sector in the Czech Republic. In addition to its economic objectives, the Operational Programme Industry and Enterprise takes into account regional, social and environmental aspects, as well as equal opportunities.
The national concept approved by the Government of the Czech Republic, which defines the strategic objectives of the OP Industry and Enterprise, is the Industrial Policy Concept. Other relevant documents in the area of regional, social and environmental policy, which have been approved or discussed by the Government of the Czech Republic, and which are taken into account by the Operational Programme Industry and Enterprise, are the Regional Development Strategy, National Employment Plan 2001 and 2002, and the methodology for the evaluation of the effects of regional development concepts on the environment.
Applicants will be provided with support of up to € 347.8 million (ERDF provides € 260.8 million; € 87 million is co-financed through the state budget) .
The Operational Programme Industry and Enterprise will be co-financed through the European Regional Development Fund.