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Call: Rural Development Programme Slovakia

Type of Fund Structural Fund
Description of programme
"Rural Development Slovakia"

The Rural Development Programme 2014 - 2020 (PRV 2014 - 2020) focuses on six main areas:

  • support knowledge transfer and innovation
  • increase the viability and competitiveness of innovative technologies and sustainable management supports organizations processing
  • animal welfare and risk management
  • restoring, preserving and enhancing ecosystems
  • promoting resource efficiency and climate protection
  • promoting social inclusion, poverty reduction and economic development

The programme will increase the competitiveness of agriculture and forestry (by supporting investments on 1 250 farms and 400 food enterprises). It will ensure appropriate management of natural resources and encourage farming practices which are climate-friendly. Around 20% of farmland will be farmed in a manner that protects biodiversity, soil and/or water resources. The programme aims to boost the whole rural economy by creating 2000 jobs. These new jobs will be created through investment in enterprises (including innovative cooperation projects), infrastructure, human resources via training, advisory services and local services (including integration of marginalized communities).

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Rural Development Programme Slovakia
Description of call
"Rural Development Programme Slovakia"

The programme is managed by the The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Slovak Republic. For more information regarding the individual calls/measures, please contact the National Contact Point, see below.

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Thematic Focus Employment, Trade, Innovation, Capacity Building, Sustainability, Social affairs, Technologies, Environment & biodiversity, Natural ressources, Competitiveness
Funding area Slovakia / Slovensko
Origin of Applicant Slovakia / Slovensko
Eligible applicants Education and Training Centres, Federal State / Region / City / Municipality / Local Authority, Research Institution, Lobby Group / Professional Association / Trade Union, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), , NGO / NPO, National Government, Start Up Company, University, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined), Association, Public Services
Project Partner Details

Partnerships may be requred for some of the measures.

Call opens 01.01.2014
Call closes 31.12.2020
Recurring Call unknown
Type of Funding Grant
Contact Details

Secretariat of the Director General (101)
Tel: +421 2 526 30 022
Fax: +421 (2) 529 65 033
Mob: +421 918 612 290

Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and Agricultural Paying Agency (APA)
Dobrovičova 12
815 26 Bratislava
Tel: +421 2 59 266 111,
Tel: +421 2 59 266 308,
Tel: +421 2 592 66 270

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