Cross-border Cooperation Programme BiH – Montenegro

The overall programme objective is the sustainable development in the cross-border area between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro through the implementation of common actions based on an efficient use of comparative advantages of the programme area.

The programme will be implemented in a direct management system in which the Delegation of the European Union to Bosnia and Herzegovina is the Contracting Authority, whereas the Operating Structures are the Directorate for European Integration in Bosnia and Herzegovina and European Integration Office of Montenegro.

Available funds: EUR 8.4 million under IPA (Instrument for Pre-accession Assistance) for both participating countries + national contributions= total EUR 9.7 million.

Thematic priorities

1.       Promoting employment, labour mobility and social and cultural


inclusion across the border,

2.       Protecting the environment, promoting climate change adaptation and mitigation, risk prevention and management,

3.       Encouraging tourism and protecting cultural and natural heritage

4.       Technical assistance

More information available at: http://www.cbc.bih-mne.org/

 

Contact point at the Directorate for European Integration:

 

Alma Kurtalić Zahiragić

E-Mail: alma.kurtalic@dei.gov.ba

+387 33 255 337

 

The First Call: LIST OF APPROVED PROJECTS WITH BiH PARTNERS

The Second Call: LISTA ODOBRENIH PROJEKATA SA BH.PARTNERS,ANNEX

With the aim of efficient implementation of the programme, technical assistance projects are available to national authorities in the programme beneficiary countries.

In BiH:

Title of the Project

Duration

The value of the project (EUR)

Purpose

Technical assistance (TA) Cross-border Cooperation Programme Bosnia and Herzegovina-Montenegro - 2014

43 months

(2016-2019)

 

306 612.33

Support to efficient implementation of the Programme; support to applicants and beneficiaries and strengthening their capacity to participate in the Programme; strengthening the administrative capacity of the Directorate in the role of the Programme Operating Structure in BiH; support to the visibility and promotion of the Programme. The project (total value of EUR 360 000) is jointly implemented by the Operating Structures in BiH and Montenegro, the Directorate for European Integration of BiH and the Office for European Integration of Montenegro.