European Territorial Cooperation 2014-2020 and 2021-2027. How to build a successful European Partnership for better use of EU Funds?


03 Dec 2018 to 04 Dec 2018


Grupotel Gran Via 678
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 678
08010  Barcelona  Spain


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What is this course about?
The goal of this highly-practical seminar/workshop, extending over two days, is to present:

  • A complete overview of all existing financial and legal instruments accessible under European Territorial Cooperation Goal in the programming period 2014-2020 and foreseen changes in the 2020 – 2027 (ERDF, IPA II and ENI)
  • Rules which apply to joint programmes and projects
  • Best practices of joint projects and programmes
  • Differences between perspectives of the European Commission and the Joint Secretariat regarding programming and implementation of ETC Programmes
  • How to be successful during negotiation in the consortium built for joint projects
  • Audits of ETC programmes.

The unique feature of the seminar is the combination of the experience of experts, coming from different level administration of Member States, European Commission and Joint Secretariat. 

How will it help you?
By the end of the seminar you will have gained a thorough knowledge of all financial and legal instruments for territorial cooperation, rules which apply to the implementation and audit of joint programmes and projects, how to use the best practices and how to avoid mistakes. In a practical workshop you will learn how to be successful during negotiation in the consortium built for joint projects. 

Who will benefit most?

  • National, regional and local administration responsible for programming, management and implementation of all ETC programmes co-financed by ERDF, IPA II and ENI
  • Beneficiaries of EU funded joint projects, NGO’s, associations and other actors interested or involved in the design, development and implementation of territorial cooperation programmes and projects, auditors.

What will you be able to do with what you learn? 
You will learn in practical way about all aspects of territorial cooperation applied in the current programming period, how to be successful and how to avoid mistakes. Furthermore you learn how to successfully prepare programmes and projectfor 2021 –2027.


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