The EUSAIR Facility Point Strategic Project has been conceived as an instrument to promote and facilitate the implementation of the EUSAIR. The main responsibilities are related to providing operational support to the governance structures of the EUSAIR.
The project is implemented and financed under the priority axis 4 of the INTERREG V B ADRION – Adriatic-Ionian Transnational Cooperation Programme 2014-2020. For its operation, a total amount of 11.5 million EUR has been dedicated for the period from May 2016 to December 2022 and prolonged until 31 August 2023.
In terms of European territorial cooperation, the EUSAIR Facility Point is as a partnership of project partners from all of the eight EUSAIR participating countries.
The lead partner role is entrusted to the Ministry of Cohesion and Regional Development of the Republic of Slovenia which coordinates the ministries, one regional and one local authority from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Greece, Croatia, Italy, Serbia and Slovenia. Together they form a partnership of strategic project. Check partner’s contact in your country.
The EUSAIR Facility Point partnership provides support to:
- EUSAIR Governing Board (GB),
- 4 Thematic Steering Groups (TSGs), involving nine countries of the Adriatic-Ionian region.
EUSAIR Facility Point partners are responsible for the implementation of work packages, through which they jointly contribute to the implementation of the Strategy. Each workpackage has a responsible work package leader, chosen among the eight participating countries.