Grants for harmonise application of customs controls by the Member States. The IBMF comprises on the one hand, the Border Management and Visa Instrument for checking people and on the other hand, the Customs Control Equipment Instrument for checking goods. Each financing instrument has thus a dedicated scope.
The Integrated Border Management Fund, successor of the Internal Security Fund: Border and Visa strand, supports border management at the external borders in order to facilitate legitimate border crossings, prevents and detects illegal immigration and cross-border crime, and manages migratory movements; it supports the common visa policy with regard to issuing visas and facilitating legitimate travel while helping to prevent migratory and security risks.
Among financed actions
Protecting our Planet, Supporting Nature
Investing in Citizens for a Strong Social Europe
Enriching students, Connecting Europe
Promoting Diversity, Equality and Rights in the EU
Focused on Innovation and Research
Accelerating Europe’s Digital Transformation