Poland

Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship - ERDF/ESF

Programme description

Main objectives

The objective of the OP is to increase the competitiveness of the region, ensuring in parallel the improvement of the living conditions of its inhabitants through the principles of sustainable development. The priorities set out in the programme are aligned with the EU 2020 Strategy for a smart, sustainable and inclusive growth.

Funding priorities

The programme provides for support on 10 thematic objectives, while concentrating resources on

  • support to enterprises and innovation (19% on thematic objectives 1 & 3)
  • low-carbon economy (12% on thematic objective 4)
  • transport infrastructure (9.5 % on thematic objective 7).
  • ESF resources, representing 28% of the total EU contribution, focus mostly on the labour market (9% on thematic objective 8) and also support social inclusion and education.

Expected impacts

The main expected results are:

  • An increase in business R&D expenditure in relation to GDP (from 0,38 % to 0, 47%)
  • Increase in the share of production of electricity from renewable sources (from 15,3% to around 19%);
  • An increase of energy efficiency savings in public buildings and enterprises;
  • An improvement in the region's connectivity by road and rail;
  • An increase in the number of unemployed and inactive who found a job after support from the programme, with a participation of about 30,000 jobseekers
  • An increase in the number of people who have improved their skills thanks to support by the programme;
  • The creation of some 1,296 new places in nurseries and some 1,313 places in kindergartens;
  • Support to more than 35,000 people at risk of exclusion.

Programme text

Regionalny Program Operacyjny Województwa Świętokrzyskiego na lata 2014-2020

Regions

Świętokrzyskie

Funds

ERDF: 980,704,066.00 €

ESF: 383,839,527.00 €

Thematic priorities

TA - Technical Assistance

TO1 - Research and innovation

TO10 - Education and training

TO2 - Information and communication technologies

TO3 - SMEs competitiveness

TO4 - Low-carbon economy

TO5 - Climate change and risk prevention

TO6 - Environment and resource efficiency

TO7 - Transport and energy networks

TO8 - Employment and labour market

TO9 - Social inclusion

Financial information

Total OP budget: 1,605,345,410.00 €

Total EU contribution: 1,364,543,593.00 €

Managing Authority

Board of the Swiętorkrzyskie Voivodeship

Urząd Marszałkowski Województwa Świętokrzyskiego - al. IX Wieków Kielc 3

25-516 Kielce

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http://www.rpo-swietokrzyskie.pl/

Head of unit

CCI number: 2014PL16M2OP013