Programme Info
Programme Area

The Northern Periphery Programme 2007-2013 covers a vast area. It encompasses the EU member states of Finland, Ireland, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom and Sweden and Non-EU member states Faeroe Islands, Greenland, Iceland and Norway. List of participating regions...


Characteristics of the area
To be considered eligible for funding, a project must concentrate on issues that require transnational cooperation and that are of relevance to the characteristics of the programme area. The regions of the Northern Periphery share many features. Sparseness of population, rurality, insularity, harsh climate and peripherality are common across the programme area. More...


Geographical flexibility
Project partners should be located within this programme area, although exceptions can be made under specific circumstances. More...