EU support to Overseas Countries and Territories

February 23, 2017

Hat: European Commission announces support to Overseas Countries and Territories

Funding Scheme: 2017-02-23

Pgm2014 2020: Yes


Today, on 23 February 2017, the 15th Overseas Countries and Territories – EU Forum was held in Aruba. 


During the Forum, Programming Documents will be signed under the 11th European Development Fund together with OCT partners, such as New Caledonia (29.8 million euro) to support employment and professional inclusion in the region. Projects in Saba, Netherlands, (3.55 million euro), will invest in renewable energy and 2.45 million euro will be earmarked for energy projects in Sint Eustatius, Netherlands. 
This cooperation reaffirms EU’s commitment to work together with all partners to create sustainable responses to common challenges.

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