JTS of the Programme announces a photo competition 'In the east, in the west - Poland, Belarus, Ukraine' - a look through the camera lens on the uniqueness of the Polish eastern regions and western regions of Belarus and Ukraine. The goal of the competition is to promote the eligible area of the Programme - its cultural diversity and landscape. The best pictures will be displayed during exhibitions organised in the major towns of eastern Poland, western Belarus and western Ukraine. As the main award, the authors of selected photographs will be invited to take part in a special photo exhibition in Brussels.read more »
Inhabitants of the ropczycko-sędziszowski district and guests from Ukraine had the opportunity to participate in two-day artistic events, organized by the district as part of the project entitled "Polish-Ukrainian Forum of Exchange of Experience as a way to sustainable and effective cross-border cooperation". The project is implemented in partnership with the Stryi raion in Ukraine. On March 21, 2015 auditorium of the Ropczyce Cultural Centre was the site of the theatre performances. On March 22 a review of song and dance ensembles and folk bands took place. The official opening of the meeting was attended by representatives of local authorities and parliamentarians.read more »
We invite schools from the eligible area of the Programme to take part in the promotion of the cross-border cooperation. The goal of the campaign is to contribute to educational and cultural integration of children and youth from the border regions and signalize the projects being implemented within the Programme that bring advantages for the young generation. The campaign started on 4 March 2015. All the participants shall receive educational set about cross-border cooperation and attractive package of the Programme's promotional items. Schools are encouraged to complete 4 tasks included in the application form. The best teams from the three countries will be invited to take part together in the final event, that will take place in Poland in September on the occassion of European Cooperatioon Day 2015.read more »
GIS is a geographic information system - a system for the collection, storage, analysis and graphical visualization of spatial data and related information. Such data include digital maps and plans at different scales, digital terrain data etc. The range of application of GIS technologies is very broad: cartography, investments, ecology, tourism and construction industry. Geoportal was launched as part of the project of Local Governments Associations of the Bug Euroregion "GIS across the border - the joint platform of the area management in Bug Euroregion". Project partners are the Cross-Border Association Bug Euroregion from Ukraine, Brest regional center for the support of development of agro-tourism "AGROEKOTUR" from Belarus and Eastern Advisory and Service Cluster from Poland.read more »
The cross-border cooperation between Poland, Belarus and Ukraine will be continued in the period 2014-2020 under the new European Neighbourhood Instrument within the CBC Programme Poland - Belarus - Ukraine 2014-2020.
People living in four Polish voivodships, four Belarusian and six Ukrainian oblasts will have the opportunity to benefit from this cooperation. Indicatively, the European Commission (EC) suggested to allocate almost 176 MEUR for the new Programme. Continuously, the Polish Ministry of Infrastructure and Development will play the role of the Managing Authority of the Programme.read more »