The first call for proposals under Interreg NEXT Black Sea Basin Cross-border Cooperation Program was published on 30 March 2023. Within the scope of the call, which will remain open until July 4, info-days and project preparation trainings for potential beneficiaries of the Programme have been organized by our Directorate, which is the National Authority for CBC programmes, in the Programme area in Türkiye.
In this context, a project preparation training was held in Samsun on 30-31 May 2023 with participation of Mr. Serdar ÖZTÜRK, Deputy Director General of Financial Cooperation and Project Implementation at Directorate for EU Affairs. In his opening speech, Mr.ÖZTÜRK emphasized the importance of effective use of the funds allocated under the program by our institutions and he also noted that those information and training events were planned toward submission of better quality project from our country. In the event, participants were informed about such topics as essentials of Black Sea Basin Programmme, key aspects and requirements of the first call, project application package, project submission process, developing transnational project ideas, project intervention logic and logical framework approach.