Partnership Agreements and Operational Programmes

August 29, 2014

Hat: Commission adopts new partnership agreements

Funding Scheme: 2014-08-22

Pgm2014 2020: Yes

Isfondstruct: Yes

Amorce:

Partnership Agreements and Operational Programmes – State of Play

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The European Commission has adopted 14 out of 28 Partnership Agreements (PA)and is now analysing the official PAs received from the other 19 Member States, as well as draft Cohesion Policy Operational Programmes (OP) from 19 countries outlining their investment plans for EU Structural and Investment Funds for the 2014-2020 programming period.

The PAs and OPs (managed by DG REGIO) have come from:

Danmark: PA adopted 05/05 and their one OP adopted
Deutschland: PA adopted 22/05 and all 16 OPs submitted
Polska: PA adopted 23/05 and all 21 OPs submitted
Ελλάδα: PA adopted 23/05 and all 16 OPs submitted
Latvija:PA adopted 20/06 and their one OP submitted
Lietuva: PA adopted 20/06 and their one OP submitted
Eesti: PA adopted 20/06 and their one OP submitted
Κύπρος: PA adopted 20/06 and one OP submitted
Slovensko: PA adopted 20/06 and all five OP submitted
Portugal: PA adopted 30/07 and all ten OPs submitted
România: PA adopted 06/08 and two OPs submitted
България/Bulgaria: PA adopted 07/08 and all four OPs submitted
France: PA adopted 08/08 and all 32 OPs submitted
Nederland: PA adopted 22/08 and all four OPs submitted
Suomi/Finland: PA 17/02 and their one OP submitted
Magyarország: PA 07/03and all five OPs submitted
Slovenija: PA 10/04 and their one OP submitted
Česká republika: PA 17/04 and all six OPs submitted
Sverige: PA 17/04 and nine OPs submitted
Österreich: PA 17/04 and their one OP submitted
Malta: PA 01/04 and one OP submitted
United Kingdom: PA 17/04 and six OPs submitted
Italia: PA 22/04 and 23 OPs submitted
España: PA 22/04 and all 22 OPs submitted
Hrvatska: PA 22/04 and their one OP submitted
Éire/Ireland: PA 22/04 and their two OPs submitted
Belgien/Belgique/België: PA 23/04 and two OPs submitted
Luxembourg : PA 30/04 and their one OP submitted

14 ETC (European Territorial Cooperation) OPs have also been submitted

The Commission has underlined that a strategic approach to the use of the funds is critical and quality is more important than speed.

The Commission will continue thoroughly analysing the remaining Partnership Agreements and Operational Programmes, sending observations, where appropriate, to Member States.

The next adoptions are expected in late August, with the later ones in autumn.

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