European Regional Development Fund
In 2018, EU cohesion policy celebrates its 30th anniversary. Cohesion policy has been accompanying the evolutions of the European Union: From the creation of the single market to the successive enlargements and most recently, the need to respond to the migration crisis.
Within a joint project LESY SR and its cross-border partner Ipoly Erdő Zrt. launch a new project. The “Helping natural forests together” (SKHU/1601/1.1/010.) called project is implemented under the Interreg V-A Slovakia-Hungary Cooperation Program.
Both the Slovak and the Hungarian First Level Control published the guides that shall provide practical information about the first level control (FLC) systems in the countries and the beneficiary report requirements.
February 22. 2018. – Within a joint project LESY SR. and its cross-border partner Ipoly Erdő Zrt. develops Forest Schools in Levice and Somoskő. The SKHU/1601/1.1/ 009 number “Foresters raising publics´environmental awareness” INTERREG application is implemented under the Interreg V-A Slovakia-Hungary Cooperation Program.
Regional Policy targets all regions and cities in the European Union in order to support job creation, business competitiveness, economic growth, sustainable development, and improve citizens’ quality of life.
The Joint Secretariat is looking for a new colleague in the team.
In 2018, EU cohesion policy celebrates its 30th anniversary. Cohesion policy has been accompanying the evolutions of the European Union: From the creation of the single market to the successive enlargements and most recently, the need to respond to the migration crisis. Also in the future, cohesion policy shall stay at the very core of the Union's development.
Last Friday there was a project meeting in Szirmabesenyő where representatives of the local Municipality and ML Kosice, (forest company of the 2nd largest Slovak city) discussed about the further steps of their common environmental education initiative. These organizations are the beneficiaries of the project entitled Forest Based Education and Training (FORBEST) and are supported by the European Union through its Interreg V-A Slovakia-Hungary Cooperation Programme.
LESY SR is launching a project to bring the tradition of beekeeping back to the countryside and forests.
Consultation period: 10 January 2018 - 8 March 2018
In relation to the public procurement law no. 343/2015 in Slovakia and its release which entered into force on 18th April 2016, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of the SR released Guide on public procurement process.
After a long and thorough 2-year project preparation, Danube Bike&Boat (registration number SKHU/1601/1.1/014) got a green light in the PA 1 “Nature and Culture”.
Building institutional cooperation for greener settlement within the territory of Arrabona EGTC - Opening press conference in Győr on 30 November 2017
Deadline for submission: 15th December 2017
The Hungarian OTP Fáy András Foundation and the OTP Ready Foundation from Slovakia held an opening event of their joint two-year program at the Selye János University in Komárno on October 26, 2017, supported by the Regional Development Fund and the European Union under the Interreg V-A Slovakia-Hungary Cooperation Program.
Partners of the project titled “Enhacement of the ancient cultural cross border heritage profile of historical Nógrád” are Fiľakovo Town and Municipality of Šiatorská Bukovinka from the Slovak side, the hungarian partners are Town of Bátonyterenye and the Bükk National Park Directorate.
The opening event of the project “Borderless financial and economic education” was held on 26 October 2017 in Komárno.
For #ECDay2017 the Interreg V-A SKHU programme has announced the start of its first approved projects. Four projects have been selected to represent the programme on the occasion of European Cooperation Day. The common characteristic of the chosen projects was that they all serve public interest in their own special way.
Herb industry network development within the Slovak-hungarian border region
The Interreg SKHU programme is organizing information days related to the Call for proposals for Territorial Action Plans in Slovakia and Hungary during October 2017.