What Projects Are Financed from EU Funds?
Development of Transport and Transport Infrastructure
For example, construction and repairs of roads, railways, motorways, by-passes, river infrastructure, development of transfer terminals for integrated public transport, purchase of vehicles of municipal public transportation, etc.
For example, development of wastewater treatment plants, drinking water distribution systems, regeneration greenery planting, wind power plants installation, development of sorted waste collection systems, investment support of education, consulting and information centers of environmental education, etc.
Development of Towns and Municipalities, Cross-Border Cooperation
For example, concourse improvements including ornamental greenery planting, infrastructure for provision of social, educational and health services, infrastructure for provision of interest and leisure activities, cross-border cooperation in the area of development of human relations, social and cultural activities, regeneration of tenements, etc.
Tourist Trade Development
For example, development of accommodation facilities, reconstruction and renovation of open-air folk museums, museums, etc., development of cycling paths and routes useful for the tourist trade, presentation of tourist destinations, etc.
Development of Human Resources
For example, retraining courses for the unemployed, provision of social services, improvement of foreign language teaching quality, development of a further training system for pedagogical employees, innovation of educating programs, education of research and development employees, support of further training, etc.
Improvement of Quality of Services Provided by Public Administration and Self-Government
For example, development of data networks for needs of public administration services, implementation of modern methods of increasing effectiveness, quality and transparency of public administration, etc.
Support of Enterprise, Science and Research
For example, support of establishment of companies, purchase of production technologies, support for patent activity of companies, scientific-research institutions and universities, construction and further development of existing industrial parks, support for development of consulting in the area of eco-technologies and environmental management systems, support for marketing services, etc.
Rural Development Program
In contrast to the period 2000-2006, the structural funds no longer include support for competitiveness of agriculture, forestry and rural development. These areas are financed through the Rural Development Program financed from the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD). For detailed information about the Rural Development Program, please see the website of the Ministry of Agriculture.