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Launching of the PROMOVA Project
Launching of the PROMOVA Project

As part of the Work-life Balance Programme, the Predefined Project “Gender Equality Opportunities in Senior Management” - PROMOVA - was lauched on November 18th, at CIP, Lisbon.

CIP presents Promova Project
CIP presents Promova Project

The Portuguese Business Confederation (CIP) presents, on the November 18th, the Promova Project. This is a Predefined Project (PDP) funded by the Work-life Balance and Gender Equality Programme.

Bilateral initiative: Gender Equality Conference
Bilateral initiative: Gender Equality Conference

The Gender Equality Conference, in Reykjavík, Iceland was held on 31 October and 1 November, to strengthen bilateral relations between countries, promote cooperation under the EEA Grants Financial Mechanism, share and disseminate best practices and lessons learned in the field of Gender Equality.

Clarification Sessions for Coastal Cultural Heritage
Clarification Sessions for Coastal Cultural Heritage

The Culture Programme held ten clarification sessions across Portugal mainland and islands, during October, about Open Call 1 “Local Development through Safeguarding and Revitalizing Coastal Cultural Heritage”.

Bilateral initiative: "Gender Equality Conference", Reykjavik, Iceland
Bilateral initiative: "Gender Equality Conference", Reykjavik, Iceland

Conference promoted by the Icelandic Ministry for Foreign Affairs, in partnership with the Comission for Citizenship and Gender Equality (CIG), the Norwegian Equality and Anti-Discrimination Ombud (LDO) and the EEA Grants Financial Mechanism Office (FMO), on the 31st october and 1st november.

Mission Accomplished!
Mission Accomplished!

Matchmaking event dedicated to Research and Education, Scholarships, Literacy and Young Entrepreneurship, with full house.

Save the date: Connecting Dots seminar
Save the date: Connecting Dots seminar

On November 14th, Directorate-General for the Arts will organize, in Lisbon, a pitching and matchmaking seminar to develop partnerships between Portuguese and Donor States artistic entities on the arts axis of EEA Grants' Culture Programme.

On Board Meeting of Culture Programme
On Board Meeting of Culture Programme

The Directorate General for Cultural Heritage promoted the On Board Meeting under the Call "Local Development for Safeguarding and Revitalizing Coastal Cultural Heritage".

Join us "On Board Meeting"
Join us "On Board Meeting"

On September 12th and 13th, Culture Programme will organize the "On Board Meeting" to promote the development and/or strengthening of national and international partnerships.

Soon Open Call - Coastal Cultural Heritage
Soon Open Call - Coastal Cultural Heritage

On the September 5th will be launched an open Call to finance projects under the “Local development through the safeguarding and revitalization of Coastal Cultural Heritage”.

Portuguese delegation visits Iceland
Portuguese delegation visits Iceland

In order to promote the bilateral relations between Portuguese and Icelandic entities under the scope of the EEA Grants, a Portuguese delegation held, between June 3rd and 4th, several strategic meetings in Iceland.

Launch of the Environment Programme
Launch of the Environment Programme

On May 29th, the Programme Environment financed by the European Economic Area Financial Mechanism - EEA Grants 2014-2021, will be publicly presented at the Auditorium of the Directorate General for Territory.

Live session
Live session

Live session of the EEA Grants 2014-2021 Culture Programme Lauching

Launch of the Culture Programme
Launch of the Culture Programme

On 23rd April the Culture Programme funded by the Financial Mechanism of the European Economic Area EEA Grants 2014 -2021 will be publicly presented.

Blue Growth Matchmaking and Conference
Blue Growth Matchmaking and Conference

In the scope of the Bilateral Relations Fund of the Blue Growth Programme was launch a Call with the objective to support the participation in a Conference and Matchmaking on 21 - 22 May 2019 in Ålesund, Norway.

Calls Launch and Bilateral Matchmaking Event
Calls Launch and Bilateral Matchmaking Event

On May 2, the Active Citizens Fund in Portugal launches new calls for Portuguese Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and promotes a bilateral matchmaking event between Portuguese NGOs and organisations from the EEA Grants donor countries.

Blue Growth Matchmaking
Blue Growth Matchmaking

In the scope of the Bilateral Relations Fund of the Blue Growth Programme was launch today a Call with the objective to support the participation in the Blue Growth Matchmaking

Call for Human Rights Platform
Call for Human Rights Platform

The Active Citizens Fund in Portugal is now accepting proposals for the creation of a platform for the defence and promotion of human rights, which is part of Outcome 4 – “Enhanced capacity and sustainability of civil society (organisations and the sector)”, one of the four areas of the Active Citizens Fund in Portugal.

The EEA Grants were present in the Alentejo and Algarve regions.
The EEA Grants were present in the Alentejo and Algarve regions.

The Alentejo and Algarve Regional Coordination and Development Commissions (CCDR) have promoted, along with the National Focal Point of the EEA Grants, initiatives to present the financing opportunities of the European Economic Area Financial Mechanism for Portugal.

EUR 3.5 million for more active citizens
EUR 3.5 million for more active citizens

The Active Citizens Fund has approved 48 social intervention projects promoted by Portuguese non-governmental organizations (NGOs), for about 3.5 million euros. The supported projects will be implemented in mainland Portugal and the Autonomous Region of the Azores over the next three years and were selected from almost two hundred applications submitted in October 2018.

EEA Grants international Workshop
EEA Grants international Workshop

The National Management Unit of the EEA Grants Portugal, as National Focal Point of the European Economic Area Financial Mechanism, attended, from January 21st to the 23rd the annual workshop promoted by the Financial Mechanism Office (FMO), in Brussels.

FBR Open Call #1
FBR Open Call #1

The FBR Open Call #1 starts today with a total allocation of €200.000.

Launch of the Fund for Bilateral Relations
Launch of the Fund for Bilateral Relations

The Fund for Bilateral Relations aims to strengthen the bilateral relations between Portugal and Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway. This Fund was publicly presented on December 14th in Lisbon.

Business2Sea
Business2Sea

The Directorate General for Maritime Policy take part in Business2Sea.

Presentation of the Environment Programme at CIP
Presentation of the Environment Programme at CIP

On the 13th of November an information meeting took place at Confederation of Portuguese Industry (CIP) headquarters, in Lisbon, with the purpose of introducing the Financial Mechanism of the European Economic Area 2014-2021.

First Mission to Norway for the Environment Programme
First Mission to Norway for the Environment Programme

The initiative, organized by the program operator, the Secretary General of the Ministry for the Environment and Energy Transition, took place between October 8 and 12, with the presence of Carlos Martins, Secretary of State for the Environment.

BioMarine 2018
BioMarine 2018

The Directorate General for Maritime Policy was present at BioMarine 2018 with EEA Grants PT Programme “Blue Growth”.

Ocean Business 2018
Ocean Business 2018

EEA Grants are present in Ocean Business 2018, for a Blue Growth.

Visit to Ceira's River Basin in the Centre Region of Portugal
Visit to Ceira's River Basin in the Centre Region of Portugal

The National Management Unit and the Secretary General accompanied the Secretary of State for the Environment, Carlos Marins, in a preliminary visit to Ceira’s River Basin regarding the implementation of the Pre-Defined Project.