|Type of Agreement |
|Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation in the audiovisual field, establishing the terms and conditions for the participation of the Swiss Confederation in the Community programmes MEDIA Plus and MEDIA Training - Final Act - Declarations|
|Place of Signature|
|Date of Signature|
|Date of Entry Into Force|
|Objective of Agreement|
|To establish the terms and conditions under which the Swiss Confederation may participate on the MEDIA Plus and MEDIA training programmes.|
|The agreement specifies in particular: the conditions to be met by the Swiss broadcasting regulatory framework; the conditions, rules and procedures applicable to the projects and initiatives submitted by participants from Switzerland under these programmes, which must be the same as those applied to EU Member States; the principle of payment of an annual financial contribution to the programmes by Switzerland.
The annual contribution of Switzerland as set out in an Annex to the Agreement are: EUR 4.2 million in 2005; and EUR 4.2 million in 2006.
The final act contains a joint declaration establishing a mutual interest dialogue on audiovisual policy matters, to be exercised in the context of a joint committee provided for by the draft agreement.|
|Parties to the Agreement|
749-Education, Training, Youth
Joint Committee (Article 8)