The eligible area lies on the south-western and southern borders of Hungary and northern and north-eastern borders of Croatia. The largest part of the border is the area of river Drava. On the Croatian side, in addition to border counties – Međimurska, Koprivničko-križevačka, Virovitičko-podravska and Osječko-baranjska – four other counties participate in the present Programme with Hungary as the adjacent regions and can use the maximum 20% of the amount of the Community funding available in the Programme (Varaždinska, Bjelovarsko-bilogorska, Požeško-slavonska and Vukovarsko-srijemska županija).
The areas eligible on the Hungarian side are the NUTS III counties of Zala, Somogy and Baranya. Zala County is part of the Western Transdanubian Region; counties Somogy and Baranya of the Southern Transdanubian Region.
The surface of eligible area, with the Hungarian and Croatian counties, comprises 31 028 km2.
European Cooperation Day 2014 and Hungary- Croatia events
17 September 2014
Continuing a tradition which started in 2012, European Territorial Cooperation and neighbouring programmes are celebrating European Cooperation Day (ECD) on 21 September 2014. Under the motto “Sharing borders, growing closer”, hundreds of local events have been held across Europe in the...
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The latest draft of the OP (First Complete Draft of the Operational Programme) has been available at www.hu-hr-ipa.com/en/documents-draft-op- .
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