Restricted call for proposals - EU grant scheme for the North - Kosovo EuropeAid/134020/L/ACT/XK Closed!


The global objective of this Call for Proposals is to:

  1. Improve conditions for business development and small-scale business related infrastructure.
  2. Improve quality and food safety standards as well as environmental protection in order to strengthen the competitiveness of the agricultural and rural development sector.
  3. Improve the competitiveness of the agricultural sector by supporting young farmers to develop viable agricultural holdings in line with the Community standards.
  4. Improve performance and increase incomes of the agricultural holdings

The specific objectives of this Call for Proposals are:

  • Support economic regeneration and creation of favourable economic development conditions in the Northern Municipalities and support young farmers to improve the overall performance of their holding and to achieve compliance with EU standard.
  • The support is also extended to semi-subsistence holdings to restructure into commercial holdings by supporting investments aiming at growth of income and compliance with standards for environmental protection, public health, animal health and welfare, and occupational safety and to support the upgrade of agri-food establishments, to improve processing and marketing, hygiene, quality and food safety standards and environmental protection in the dairy, meat and fruit and vegetable processing.


The main areas of intervention will be:

  1. Agriculture and Rural Development (Lot 1 and 2)
  2. Regional Economic Development (Lot 3)

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 1,55 Million EUR (Orientation of the budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 03 April 2013 - 8 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call fiche EuropeAid/134020/L/ACT/XK (Guidelines for applicants)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • Candidate Countries
  • Third countries

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Enlargement

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