We would like to thank to the donors of this project:
The Norway Grants represent Norway’s contribution towards a green, competitive and inclusive Europe.Through the Norway Grants, Norway contributes to reducing social and economic disparitiesand to strengthening bilateral relations with beneficiary countries in Central and Southern Europe and the Baltics. Norway cooperates closely with the EU through the Agreement on the European Economic Area (EEA). Together with the other donors, Norway has provided €3.3 billion through consecutive grant schemes between 1994 and 2014.Norway Grants are financed solely by Norway and are available in the countries that joined the EU after 2003. For the period 2014-2021, the Norway Grants amount to €1.25 billion.
The priorities for this period are:
#1 Innovation, Research, Education,Competitiveness and Decent Work
#2 Social Inclusion, Youth Employment andPoverty Reduction
#3 Environment, Energy, Climate Change andLow Carbon Economy
#4 Culture, Civil Society, Good Governance andFundamental Rights
#5 Justice and Home Affairs
All projects are co-financed by the State Budget of the Slovak Republic in the amount of 15%.
If you want to know more about programmes and projects financed by the Norway Grants in Slovakia, visit www.norwaygrants.sk
The project Climatic Garden, in which our school is involved, is carried out within the framework of the SK – Climate programme, which is funded by EEA and Norwegian grants, about which you can find more information here. (Granty EHP a Nórska (minzp.sk) and the exact conditionions for this call are here. ACC03 – ClimaEdu (minzp.sk)
Web page of our project Climatic Garden of our project partner Radøy ungdomsskule, Alver kommune, Manger in Norway Climate Garden Seconary Vocational School of Trade and Services (webnode.com)
On the basis of the Memorandum of understanding on the implementation of the European Economic Area Financial Mechanism 2014-2021 and the Memorandum of understanding on the implementation of the Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2014-2021, the Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic is designated as the Operator of the Programme „Climate change mitigation and adaptation“ (hereinafter also as “Programme SK-Climate“).
The implementation of the programme is supported by the European Economic Area Financial Mechanism (EEA FM) and the Norwegian Financial Mechanism (NFM) by financial contribution of 85%. The Slovak national budget contributes up to 15 %. (source: Programme SK-Climate (minzp.sk) )