The Italy-Malta Programme is a cross-border Programme which covers the Maltese Islands and several regions in Sicily. This Programme aims to reinforce sustainable growth at the cross-border level with a particular focus on the Research & Innovation sectors, foster the competitiveness of small and medium-sized enterprises, protect the environment as well as promoting actions which mitigate the effects of climate change whilst also addressing the area’s natural and anthropic risks.
This Programme, which is co-financed under the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), shall address the following thematic objectives:
strengthening research, technological development and innovation
enhancing the competitiveness of SMEs
preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency
Local Authorities, Regional Authorities, District Authorities, SMEs, Graduates, Universities, Research Institutes, NGOs, Innovative Clusters, Micro Enterprises, Port Authorities, Public Administration and Entrepreneurs.
Partners from the cross border area will be required. Modalities to be defined.
First Call for Proposals and Information Session -13th October 2016