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“Being together is a beginning, staying together is a progress, working together is a success”

Henry Ford


Release date: July 3, 2020


The call for proposals for bilateral initiatives launched today aims to facilitate the exchange and transfer of information, knowledge, technology, experience, and best practices between Project Promoters and their partners in Romania, on the one hand, respectively relevant entities from the Donor States and/or international organizations, on the other hand, in areas of interest and on topics specific to projects funded by the Local Development Programme.


In this sense, the call supports participation in bilateral and network meetings, training sessions, workshops, study visits, conferences, and seminars relevant to the area of action of the project being implemented.


The total amount allocated to finance bilateral initiatives submitted under Appeal 2 is 50,000 Euro. The maximum amount of the grant that can be allocated to a bilateral initiative is 5,000 Euro.


Only entities involved (as Project Promoters or partners) in the implementation of a project funded under the Local Development Programme may apply for funding.


Funding applications can be submitted starting with July 6, 2020. The funded bilateral initiatives are to be implemented within a maximum of 3 months from the contract signing, but not later than September 30, 2024. For details on the specific funding conditions of the call, please consult the applicant’s guide and the documents attached to it.