Northern Periphery and Arctic Programme 2014-2020

The Northern Periphery and Arctic 2014-2020 forms a cooperation between 9 programme partner countries. The NPA 2014-2020 is part of Interreg, supported by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and ERDF equivalent funding from non EU partner countries. Despite geographical differences, the large programme area shares a number of joint challenges and opportunities that can best be overcome and realised by transnational cooperation.

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No nuclear reactions, but a new and more impactful Hydrogen Triple Alliance to increase awareness about the benefits of Hydrogen as an energy carrier...

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The NPA programme invites regional and project stakeholders to provide feedback on the drafted Priorities of the NPA 2021-2027 during three online...

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NPA Head of Secretariat, Kirsti Mijnhijmer and two NPA COVID-19 response projects participated in the 2021 edition of the Arctic Frontiers, a...

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The Clustering Call for project applications is open from 15th January to 31st March 2021.

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In early 2021 a new Clustering call for projects will offer the possibility to diverisfy and capitalise on project outputs and results.

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The Withdrawal Agreement between the EU and the UK means that projects will be able to continue as planned, under the same arrangements and rules as...

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Pick one or listen them all, these 3 podcasts produced by NPA projects, and 1 about Interreg, will be good infotainment during the winter holiday.

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During the Christmas holiday period, the Joint Secretariat and Managing Authority will not be fully staffed.

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Information about the decisions taken at the 3rd Programme Planning Group held online on 10th December 2020.

At their last meeting, the PPG agreed to...

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The Programme Planning Group (PPG) is tasked to prepare a successor programme to the Northern Periphery and Arctic Programme 2014-2020 on the basis of...

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The Monitoring Committee (MC) is in charge of supervising the programme. Its overall task is to ensure the quality and effectiveness of the...

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A collaborative network of five Interreg and ENI programmes, supporting projects for the people who actually live in the Arctic. Find out more about the Arctic Awards, highlighting every year exceptional Arctic projects; and about the Arctic Clusters, our projects' collaboration.

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NPA COVID-19 RESPONSE

The NPA Response Group

When in early 2020 suddenly more or less all of Europe found itself on lockdown, a group of experts from the NPA programme area decided to work together to better understand what can be done in response to the Covid-19 crisis.

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COVID-19 response projects

The NPA programme funds a group of COVID-19 response projects addressing: Clinical data, Mental health, Technological solutions, Communities' reponse and resilience, Economics and Emerging themes.

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NPA Project stories

Complementing traditional services, apps such as ChatPal can help people in remote areas to support self-care and better manage their own wellbeing. The COVID-19 lockdown measures accelerated the need for such solutions.

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Our Nordic welfare models are being challenged in sparsely populated areas with an aging population, declining tax base, and difficulties in...

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The new interactive COVIDWATCHEU-NPA website is up and running at https://covidwatcheu-npa.shinyapps.io/covid/ with a new feature on COVID-19 case...

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Two more projects were approved respectively in "Economic Impacts" and "Emerging themes" to join the portfolio of projects analysing and comparing...

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Healthcare and distance spanning solutions work – they help to protect our most vulnerable citizens.

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"Communities' response and resilience to corona virus 19 – “CRR - COVID19” project addresses Theme “D” of the NPA COVID 19 response call - "Citizens...

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The NPA Programme Secretariat approved the Technology Solutions thematic "Impact on COVID-19 from Technology Solutions in NPA Regions " - TechSolns...

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The NPA Programme Secretariat approved the Clinical Aspects thematic project (A) " Local, national and transnational public health responses and...

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The NPA Programme Secretariat approved the Health and Wellbeing thematic project (B) "Impact from COVID-19 Isolation on Mental Health in NPA Regions"...

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PROJECT NEWS

3 March 2021

Free Marketing Tools To Help Grow Your Business

Staying on top of marketing and sales is often daunting and time consuming. Whether it's content creation and distribution, email marketing campaigns...

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18 February 2021

Case study: Virtual tour helps customers to use facilities outside staff hours

Digi2Market collaborated with a Finnish wellness service company Rantakylän Fysikaalinen Hoitolaitos (RFH) in a 360 virtual tour, which included...

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24 February 2021

The Irish Thematic Week will run from Tuesday 23rd March to Thursday the 25th

It will bring together female entrepreneurs and innovation and business support eco-system stakeholders from all regions associated with the W-Power...

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18 February 2021

Case study: One 360-image can be all that is needed

When companies use marketing solutions with 360 images they usually visualize some sort of space. A common option is virtual tour, but if your work is...

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GET INSPIRED

Let’s celebrate 30 years of Interreg cooperation

Over 30 years Interreg has contributed to building a more united Europe. The Northern Periphery and Arctic Programme is proud to be part of this community and wishes to celebrate this anniversary sharing our stories of cooperation.

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The NPA at the EU Week of Regions and cities

The European Week of Regions and Cities is the biggest annual event dedicated to regional policy. This year it was entirely digital. Check out the NPA sessions and a selection among over 500!

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