News & Events

Keep up to date with Interreg NPA's News & Events! Explore the latest updates and upcoming events in the Northern Periphery and Arctic. From project highlights to regional initiatives, our News & Events section keeps you informed and connected.


29.05.2024 Brussels

EU Green Week 2024 - Towards a water resilient Europe

The Conference will take place between Wednesday 29 May and Thursday 30 May. Conference registration will open in April.


Youth, we are listening!

Inspired by the Youth Manifesto and young people calling for more recognition during the European Year of Youth, the Interreg Northern Periphery and Arctic has started more proactively engaging with young people. This means meaningful involvement of young people in decision-making and offering a space to voice their visions.


New European Bauhaus festival, a week full of ideas!

As the NEB Festival takes place, find out how the principles of beauty, sustainability and inclusion can also be used in your Interreg NPA project!


Towards a greener, more inclusive and gender balanced NPA

When it comes to addressing global issues at local level, NPA projects can be game changers. Transnational cooperation allows local organisations and people to see beyond their borders to come up with new, fresh, and innovative practices on how to influence behaviour and promote greater inclusivity and sustainability across the region.


EU Arctic Forum programme announced

The European Commission and the European External Action Service will organise a high-level EU Arctic Forum and the Indigenous Peoples’ Dialogue on 14 and 15 May 2024 in Brussels.

Project highlight

Supporting SMEs to make smart decisions about sustainability

Target Circular is putting out a call for business advisers across Ireland to attend its learning and dissemination event on March 6th in Skibbereen


4th Monitoring Committee Meeting

The 4th meeting of the Interreg NPA Monitoring Committee will take place in Mikkeli, Finland on 29th May 2024.


4th Call application overview

A huge thank you to all the applicants who submitted their application in the 4th Call. The call closed on 2nd February 2024, 12:00 CET. By the deadline, the Joint Secretariat received 19 applications.


Project report submission opens in Jems

Interreg NPA Jems online system is now ready to receive the 1st project report of Main projects.


Preparatory projects final report submission open

Interreg NPA Jems online system is now ready to receive the final reports of closed preparatory projects.


Partner report control ready to start!

It is now possible to perform the control work on submitted partner reports in Jems.


New dates for the 4th and 5th Call for projects

The Monitoring Committee decided to extend the duration of the Fourth Call for main projects. New dates were also agreed for the Fifth Call, while Preparatory project calls are suspended.


Partner reports can now be submitted!

With the latest upgrade of our Jems system, it is now possible for partners of Main projects to submit their first partner report.


Six new Preparatory projects approved!

The Monitoring Committee of the Interreg NPA 2021-2027 programme approved 6 Preparatory projects, with the aim of developing high quality Main project applications.

22.04.2024 Zoom

Online training for the Lead Partners

As the Interreg NPA is striving to improve collaboration and promote inclusivity within the NPA community, we are pleased to invite the Lead Partners to an online training session focusing on Horizontal Principles and fostering greener and more inclusive NPA.

13.12.2023 Online

How to complete an application in Jems

Jems is the electronic monitoring system used by Interreg NPA to receive applications. All proposals have to be submitted via this platform, therefore it is a good idea to become familiar with it.

08.11.2023 Skellefteå, Sweden

NORTHERN SKILLS - Navigating the Future NPA

A comprehensive panel of speakers discussed how Interreg projects can help attracting and retaining the workforce needed in Northern Europe, especially in those regions where large green investments trigger important societal changes.

11.10.2023 Online

Fourth call project launch for project applications

Launch of the Interreg NPA 4th call for projects!

09.11.2022 Bodø, Norway

Youth in the NPA – Make your voice heard!

Giving young people more responsibility is giving them a choice about their future.

19.05.2022 Copenhagen, Denmark

NPA in-person!

Join us celebrating the achievements of the NPA 2014-2020 and welcoming the new Interreg NPA 2021-2027 programme.

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