The European Union funding tools available to public and private entities to implement innovative actions at European level. The benefits of implementing such programs for a municipality are multiple. The most important is to implement actions that could not compensate a municipality through the budget, networking at European level, exchange of experiences and expertise and the introduction of innovation at a time when the need for dealing with everyday chock stifle need for innovation.
Public bodies, including local authorities and can utilize a wide range of EU funding opportunities ranging from investments to develop the institutional capacity and efficiency of public services to finance local infrastructure projects. Here are some examples of the many options available..
|Research - Technological Development and Innovation||Horizon 2020|
|Growth||COSME | Creative Europe|
|Work and Social Cohesion||EaSI | ERASMUS+|
|Environment and Cliamte Change||LIFE+|
|Employment and Social Solidarity||PROGRESS|
|Technical Infrastructure||JESSICA, JASPERS, ELENA|
|Twinning Cities||Europe for Citizens|
|Consumers||Multiannual Consumer Programme 2014-2020|
|Health||Third Health Programme|