The Central Baltic Programme 2014-2020 finances result orientated cross-border cooperation projects in Estonia, Finland (incl Åland), Latvia and Sweden

New programme

The programming period 2021-2027 is almost ready to be kicked off. Although we are already in the year 2021 the regulations for this period haven’t yet been approved. That also means that the programme documents cannot be finalised yet. At this stage we can already give some indications of how the next programme will look and what changes you can expect to the current period. ... Read more
Designing the new Central Baltic Programme 2021-2027 requires dedication of all Joint Programming Committee (JPC) members to best meet the needs of our region. 
In its 7th meeting held on 26 May 2021, the JPC members continued the fine-tuning of the future programme document. ... Read more

First impressions from public hearings

Tuesday, 13 April, 2021
The public hearing process on the Central Baltic programme for 2021-2027 has been closed. During the last two months we’ve invited stakeholders to read and comment the draft content. We received 49 replies to our online survey. Some replies covered several regions or respondents, so the number of involved people has been much larger. We got replies from all programme countries. 
 
Currently our programming team is going through the replies. Each comment will be considered and replied to. We’re producing a document where all the comments and replies will be visible. ... Read more
The Central Baltic Programme gathered more than 600 participants to public hearing webinars in Finland, Sweden, Åland, Estonia and Latvia. In the webinars, our colleagues presented the programme draft for the next period and the Strategic Environmental Assessment report.

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If you were not able to attend a public hearing webinar, you can still get an overview of what is covered in these events by watching video recording and sharing your input via the feedback questionnaire. In this 30-minute video, Merike Niitepõld is telling how the new Central Baltic Programme 2021-2027 programme is to look like, what the Strategic Environmental Assessment is about and is sharing an indicative schedule for the future. ... Read more

Please share your opinion with us

Tuesday, 16 February, 2021
The public hearing webinars started last week in Finland, Sweden and Åland. Already over 150 people have gained their first experience with the new programme in our webinars.

Although we couldn’t meet face to face this time the discussion was lively and excited. In March the webinars continue in Estonia and in Latvia.

The slides that are used in the webinar are found here.

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The public hearing has been launched with the draft programme and the draft Strategic Environmental Assessment report made publicly available together with the questionnaire.

This means it is time to share your opinion and contribute to the future Central Baltic Programme. After having read the draft documents, please use this opportunity to give your feedback as soon as possible by answering to the online survey (link below).

Documents:
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    With the first draft of the new Central Baltic programme 2021-2027 being nearly finished, it is time for the public to have a say about the next CB programming period (2021-2027). Key documents to and a questionnaire will be available online on 8 February.

    Afterwards, we will organise a series of webinars in each Member State and Åland. You can find the dates along with more information here. ... Read more
    The process of creating a new programme strategy (Intervention logic) for the Central Baltic programme – through the eyes of Ülari and Merike

    We are now in our second joint experience to create the intervention logic for the Central Baltic programme. During the years 2013-2014 we were also involved in the process of programming, then for the Central Baltic 2014-2020. What was the same, what was different, what have we learned? Join us onto a journey to the past and then back to the present!
     
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    How to build a new programme for a new programming period? Does it continue the work of the previous programme? Or is it something totally new? How do you even start the process? ... Read more