Pursuant to Law 3938/2011 (Article 3), a separate Division under the name European and Development Programs Division (EDPD) was established within the Ministry of Citizen Protection. This Division is directly subordinate to the Minister of Citizen Protection and is responsible for managing and implementing European programmes concerning the financing of operational and developmental actions of the Ministry. The EDPD is also responsible for coordinating the co-competent Services to implement the aforementioned actions.
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OTHER FUNDING PROGRAMMES
The European Economic Area Financial Mechanism 2009-2014 (EEA FM, EEA Grants) is the financial contribution of the three Donor Countries of Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein for the reduction of the economic and social disparities among the EEA regions and the enhancement of bilateral relations with the beneficiary countries.
The “Horizon 2020” programme is the EU financial instrument for Research and Innovation for the period 2014-2020, with a total budget of approximately €80 billion.
Reinforcement of Migration Flows management in the southeastern external borders of the EU, through setting up Regional Networks for the exchange of information concerning the areas close to the borders between Bulgaria and Greece within the framework of EUROSUR (EL BG SUR)