Call#5 – Projects for climate change-related extreme weather preparedness and risk management
Through this Program, projects in specific depressed, interior and forests territories in Portugal, considered highly vulnerable to climate change, will be financed.
To ensure that the specific territorial characteristics are fully contemplated, this present Call is organized in 3 priority areas:
A. Resilience of forest and burned areas;
B. Resilience of the productive systems at oak trees agro-forests and grazing areas;
C. Resilience of productive systems;
Public or private entities, commercial or non-commercial, and non-governmental organizations legally established as legal persons in Portugal are considered eligible.
The eligible costs of the selected project shall be financed up to 85%, except when the entities that promote the project are non-governmental organizations, hereafter referred as NGOs, or social partners in accordance with article 1.6 (n and y) of the “Regulation on the implementation of the European Economic Area (EEA) Financial Mechanism 2014-2021”, in which case eligible costs shall be financed up until a maximum rate of 90%.
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Relevant Documents (Read Carefully)
- Applicants Guide For Financing Of Projects Supported By Environment Programme
- Applicants Handbook
- Communication and Design Manual EEA Grants 2014 - 2021
You may consult here the approved projects list.
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