Interreg V-A - Germany/Mecklenburg-Vorpommern-Brandenburg-Poland

Territorial co-operation

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Programme description

Main objectives

The cooperation programme addresses the most important cross-border challenges in the northern part of the German-Polish border region. The region is characterised by its maritime and peripheral location and its existing socio-cultural and linguistic barriers.

Funding priorities

The Programme will focus on four main priorities:

  • Natural and cultural heritage
  • Transport and mobility
  • Education and training schemes
  • Cross-border cooperation between public institutions and citizens

Expected impacts

  • Increased protection and conservation of the environment
  • Development of joint cross-border activities for tourists
  • Improving the quality of existing cross-border road connections in order to reduce bottlenecks
  • Extending education and training courses, with a focus on the reduction of language barriers
  • Intensifying inter-institutional cooperation
  • contributing to citizens' better understanding of their neighbours


  • Germany
  • Poland


  • Regional Development Fund (ERDF): 134,000,414.00 €

Thematic priorities

  • TA - Technical Assistance
  • TO10 - Education and training
  • TO11 - Better public administration
  • TO6 - Environment and resource efficiency
  • TO7 - Transport and energy networks

Financial information

Total OP budget: 157,647,549.00 €

Total EU contribution: 134,000,414.00 €

CCI number: 2014TC16RFCB019