The “Balkan-Mediterranean 2014-2020” is a new cooperation programme, deriving from the strong will of the “Balkan-Mediterranean” participating countries to promote cooperation in the area. The programme brings together five (5) countries, three (3) EU member states (Bulgaria, Cyprus and Greece) and two (2) candidate countries,Albania and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.
Priority Axes and Specific Objectives
PA1: Entrepreneurship & Innovation
SO 1.1: Competitive territories: stimulating business performance and extroversion through transnational linkages, clusters and networks
SO 1.2: Innovative territories: unleashing territorial potential to improve the transnational innovation capacity of the business sector
SO 1.3: Territories of knowledge: entrepreneurial learning and knowledge transfer for more competitive SMEs
SO 2.1: Biodiversity: promoting ecological connectivity and transnational ecosystems’ integration
SO 2.2: Sustainable territories: fostering transnational cooperation for resource efficiency and climate change resilience
SO 2.3: Delivery on environmental legal framework: improving transnational governance capacities
The BalkanMed Programme is still waiting for its formal approval by the European Commission
The Institute of Entrepreneurship Development (iED)
We are a Greek NGO committed to the promotion of innovation and the enhancing of the spirit of entrepreneurship.
Regional Development: Measures targeted at local and regional development through the mapping of available resources and the maximizing of their potential.
Education and training: Diagnosing the educational and training needs of individuals and groups, developing of training curricula and delivery of customized training courses.
Employment and social inclusion: Identifying skills gaps, cultivating necessary skills and dexterities for successful labor market inclusion, developing professional profiles, investing in comprehensive career guidance and lifelong consultancy.
Entrepreneurship: Innovation, on-going consultancy, support and strategic visioning that all lead to the enhancing of the spirit of entrepreneurship.
E-learning: Learning design and development, online applications, custom learning solutions and placing education and training in a virtual environment.
SMEs: Start-up assistance, reliable business guidance through all stages of operation and custom made training solutions enhance the viability and potential of SMEs.
Youth: Facilitating youth inclusion
and participation in all walks of life.