We are an EU cohesion policy programme that encourages cooperation beyond borders. With a budget of 246m EUR we support public and private organisations to work together across central Europe. Jointly they improve cities and regions in Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia.
January marks the beginning of a new cycle for European funding. A new call for transnational cooperation in central Europe is beginning to take shape following initial discussions of our programme member states on 29 January. Details will be finalised over coming months before launching the call in the second half of this year. Stay tuned
Do you see rail lines as simple connections between places? Or has each stop a story to tell? Our project Peripheral Access ran a "giant" marketing campaign for the train line between Gera and Cheb. They highlighted spots along this line and helped to promote the stops as holiday destinations.
Follow the footsteps of a giant
Interreg CENTRAL EUROPE has supported transnational cooperation in central Europe for more than 20 years. Now it is time to take our cooperation forward. Together with our partners and you we want to make sure that also in the next programming period we can continue to proudly say that: #cooperationiscentral for a better future.
01-05 March 2021
Under the motto Reconnect, Rethink, Recover –the EU MRS Week will give a straightforward idea on the burning issues that will be tackled throughout the five days. It will be the opportunity to Reconnect between the MRS key implementers, stakeholders and representatives of EU institutions, in order to Rethink the way to cooperate and prioritize MRS objectives in order to best Recover from the socio-economic impact of COVID-19 with concrete actions on the ground.
Connect with us as of the 1st of March 2021, where session dedicated to youth, civil society and COVID-19 pandemic recovery will be open to everyone and web stream on @EURegionInterreg social media!Read more
31 May - 04 June 2021
The European Green Week 2021 will be dedicated to the ‘zero pollution ambition’. It will be an opportunity to engage with all stakeholders and interested citizens on how we can work together to make the ambition for a zero pollution and toxic-free environment a reality.
If you want to be part of the EU Green Week and showcase the achievements of your organisation or city to a wider audience, and are planning an event between 3 May and 13 June 2021, or would like to organise one, why not register it as an EU Green Week partner event.Read more
23-24 June 2021
European Research and Innovation Days is the European Commission’s annual flagship Research and Innovation event, bringing together policymakers, researchers, entrepreneurs and the public to debate and shape the future of research and innovation in Europe and beyond.
This year marks the start of Horizon Europe, cooperation in research and innovation is essential in our recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and will pave the way to a greener and more digital future. The European Research and Innovation Days represent a unique opportunity to add your voice to the conversation.
The event is all about collaboration: bringing together individuals and experts from all areas to build connections and ignite a brighter future.Stay tuned for updates
11-14 October 2021
Preparations for the European Week of Regions and Cities, 11 to 14 October 2021 have already started! Due to the ongoing pandemic, the event will take place virtually with a possibility of limited physical presence, to be confirmed at later stage.
Under the slogan “Together for recovery”, the #EURegionsWeek 2021 will be centred on four topics: