European Union supported 46 projects

The results of the first Call for Proposals under IPA Cross-border Cooperation (CBC) Programme Serbia – Romania have been announced at the press conference at the European Affairs Fund-AP Vojvodina.

“The EU has approved 46 out of the total number of 166 submitted projects under the CBC between the two states, which is significant support for development initiatives in our province. More than €5 million will be directed at projects on socio-economic development, over €5 million will be invested in environment and emergency preparedness, whilst almost a half million Euros in “People to People” programmes. Institutions that performed well in this Call are from the following municipalities: Vršac, Pančevo, Kanjiža, Zrenjanin, Alibunar, Sečanj and Nova Crnja. New calls for proposals under CBC programmes are expected in the following months of this year“, said Predrag Novikov, Director of the European Affairs Fund-AP Vojvodina.