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Latvia

Latvia participates in the following funds/programmes:

Refugee Fund

  • Responsible authority

    Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Latvia European Affairs and International Co-operation Department International Project Co-ordination Division
    Ciekurkalna 1.linija 1, korp.2, Riga, LV-1026 LATVIA

    Website

  • Budget

    The allocations for Latvia under the fund were as follows:

    YearAllocationYearAllocation
    2007*2011€512.520,24
    2008€502.498,212012€516.928,00
    2009€505.451,452013€542.513,00
    2010€509.479,83

    (*) The fund did not exist yet or the country didn't participate in it for the given period

    (**) Data is not yet available for the given period

  • More information on this fund:

    Refugee Fund web page

Integration Fund

  • Responsible authority

    Ministry of Culture
    K.Valdemara street 11-a, Riga, LV-1364 LATVIA

  • Budget

    The allocations for Latvia under the fund were as follows:

    YearAllocationYearAllocation
    2007€1.069.587,372011€1.528.934,88
    2008€1.143.581,502012€1.748.691,00
    2009€1.323.922,662013€1.948.859,00
    2010€1.356.636,55

    (*) The fund did not exist yet or the country didn't participate in it for the given period

    (**) Data is not yet available for the given period

  • More information on this fund:

    Integration Fund web page

Return Fund

  • Responsible authority

    State Secretary,, Head of Responsible Authority, Ministry of Interior
    Ciekurkalna 1. linija 1, k - 2 Riga LV - 1023 LATVIA

    Website

  • Budget

    The allocations for Latvia under the fund were as follows:

    YearAllocationYearAllocation
    2007*2011€559.678,17
    2008€525.275,862012€601.522,00
    2009€527.894,402013€780.772,00
    2010€545.523,00

    (*) The fund did not exist yet or the country didn't participate in it for the given period

    (**) Data is not yet available for the given period

  • More information on this fund:

    Return Fund web page

External Borders Fund

  • Responsible authority

    State Secretary,, Head of Responsible Authority, Ministry of Interior
    Ciekurkalna 1. linija 1, k - 2 Riga LV - 1023 LATVIA

    Website

  • Budget

    The allocations for Latvia under the fund were as follows:

    YearAllocationYearAllocation
    2007€1.516.647,152011€2.293.372,93
    2008€1.768.169,712012€3.197.746,00
    2009€2.043.260,052013€4.147.732,00
    2010€1.863.915,70

    (*) The fund did not exist yet or the country didn't participate in it for the given period

    (**) Data is not yet available for the given period

  • More information on this fund:

    External Borders Fund web page

Terrorism & other Security-related Risks - CIPS


Organisations established in Latvia may participate in the CIPS programme.

Prevention of and Fight against Crime - ISEC


Organisations established in Latvia may participate in the ISEC programme.



Examples of projects

The development and implementation of a Latvian language learning programme for migrant children

All of Latvia’s schools have now been issued with teaching materials specifically aimed at migrant teenagers, introducing them to the language and cultural traditions of their host country. The resources are designed to support integration into Latvian society.

Project dates:  07/03/2011 - 30/06/2013EIFLatvia
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Elaboration of escort skill development course and establishment of training technical base

Officials of the State Border Guard received training to improve the skills needed to escort irregular immigrants during the forced return process.

Project dates:  01/01/2010 - 30/06/2012RFLatvia
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