About the partner
Provinsje Fryslân is a provincial governmental organisation with around 900 employees. The tasks and responsibilities are to promote the prosperity and well-being of its habitants. The policy of the province is to stimulate the regional economy by initiating, facilitating and supporting innovation processes for regional companies. e.g. in the field of circular economy, looking beyond borders. Transnational cooperation is one of its priorities.
Role in FBD
The Provinsje Fryslân is the Lead Beneficiary and the process coordinator as well as the facilitator for the project implementation. The province acts as liaison between the different local, regional and international stakeholders and - through its national and international network - is also a linking pin in the dissemination and transfer of the FBD outcomes.