Interreg III B - Alpine Space
The European Commission has decided to contribute actively to the development of transnational co-operation by co-financing the INTERREG III B programme for the "Alpine Space". The participating countries include
1. Action Priorities
Priority 1: Promotion of the Alpine Space as a competitive and attractive living and economic space in the scope of a polycentric spatial development in the EU. Key actions concern the preparation of spatial development strategies, and networking and co-operation between metropolitan areas, cities, towns and rural regions.
Priority 2: Development of sustainable transport systems with particular consideration of efficiency, inter-modality and better accessibility. Key actions focus on spatial and environmental impact assessments of new infrastructure and the promotion of sustainable mobility, namely by improving intermodality and safety standards.
Priority 3: Smart management of nature, landscapes and cultural heritage, promotion of the environment and the prevention of natural disasters. Key actions focus on good management and promotion of landscapes and cultural heritage, including water resources, and the prevention of natural disasters.
Priority 4: Technical Assistance. Another EUR 3.54 million of Community funding is being provided under the heading of technical assistance.
2. Description of the eligible areas
The programme covers an area of 450,000 km2 around the
3. Management and contact details
The Managing Authority for the programme is the
Financial and Technical information
Interreg III B - Alpine Space
Intervention TypeCommunity Initiative Program
Number of decisionC(2005)3092
Final approval date03/08/2005
Breakdown of finances by priority axis
|Priority Axis||EU Investment||National Public Contribution||Total Public Contribution|
|1 Promotion of the Alpine Space as a competitive and attractive living and economic space in the scope of a polycentric spatial development in the EU||0||0||42 684 724|
|2 Development of sustainable transport systems with particular consideration of efficiency, inter-modality and better accessibility||0||0||24 579 531|
|3 Wise management of nature, landscapes and cultural heritage, promotion of the environment and the prevention of natural disasters||0||0||39 119 291|
|999 Technical Assistance||0||0||7 385 332|
|Total||0||0||113 768 878|
Financial Breakdown by Funds
|Total: 57 204 518||57 204 518|
View programmes for this regionRhône-Alpes , France Berlin , Germany Liechtenstein , Liechtenstein Suisse , Switzerland Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur , France Slovenija , Slovenia Wien , Austria Lombardia , Italy Veneto , Italy
Managing authorityJoint Technical Secretariat - JTS Interreg III B Alpine Space Programme Stadt Rosenheim Postfach 1209 D- 83013 Rosenheim
Web : INTERREG III B Alpine Space Programme
Land Salzburg, Abteilung Wirtschaft, Tourismus und Energie Regionalentwicklung und EU-Regionalpolitik Postfach 527 A- 5010 Salzburg