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In the coming years, a newbudget will be allocated for cross-border cooperation between the Netherlands (mainly the provinces Groningen, Friesland, Drenthe, Overijssel, Gelderland, Flevoland, Noord-Brabant and Limburg) and the German states of Nordrhein-Westfalen (NRW) and Niedersachsen. The exact budget is yet to be concluded.
Half of the budget comes from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), and the other half is provided by the INTERREG partners (Netherlands, NRW, Niedersachsen and the eight Dutch provinces) and by the project partners. Dutch-German projects will be supported that strengthen the innovation and competitiveness of the border regions, and that reduce the barrier effect of the border. At its core lies the involvement of SMEs as the engine of the economy in the border region.
In general, the programme focuses on:
Specific priorities and focus areas for the 2021-2027 period are yet to be concluded.
The measure is yet to be implemented.