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Save the dates: First Level Control Seminars

17 December 2020

Get on top of first level control in your country: Sweden, Germany and the Netherlands are all organising First Level Control Seminars at the start of 2021. 

The Netherlands 

Date and time: 1…

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Office closed for holidays

17 December 2020

The office of the Joint Secretariat is closed from 21 December to 1 January 2019 due to the holiday period.

From 4 January 2021 we are back as usual and answer your requests as soon as possible. W…

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Call 12 in the pipeline

07 December 2020

Our Monitoring Committee has decided to launch Call 12 for extensions of ongoing North Sea Region projects.

Details about the scope, procedures and exact timeline are currently being prepared.…

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Brexit and its impact on projects: Revised Q&A

03 December 2020

With the transition period following the UK’s exit from the EU ending on 31 December, North Sea Region Programme project beneficiaries might have questions on the effects of this on projects that con…

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Welcome to nine new regions in the future programme

03 December 2020

Based on inputs from the participating countries, our Programme Preparation Group has made its final recommendations on the geography of the North Sea Region Programme VIB (2021-2027) to the Europea…

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Join the EU Industry Week 2021

27 November 2020

Are you thinking of hosting an industry-related virtual event in the first quarter of 2021? Then you may consider applying to take part of the EU Industry Week.

The 2021 edition of the EU Industry…

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Results of public consultation on the future programme

25 November 2020

In the period 10 July – 30 September, we asked our stakeholders to provide their opinions and ideas for the future programme in an online survey.  

We have now analysed the responses, revealin…

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North Sea Conference 2020, from Rotterdam to Aalborg

19 November 2020

Excited as we were to host this year’s conference on a ship in Rotterdam’s harbour, we had to change our plans. The Joint Secretariat stayed put in its host country, where Sarah Holsen, the programme…

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Winners of the North Sea video contest

13 November 2020

See who won the North Sea Region video contest!

During the multimedia part of the North Sea Conference on 10 November, the two winners and runners up of the third North Sea Region video competitio…

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Winners of the North Sea Photo Contest

13 November 2020

The winners of the North Sea Photo Contest 2020 were revealed at the North Sea Conference on 10 November. They were chosen among 72 amazing photos submitted by 19 projects. A jury consisting of our N…

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