Grant Agreement of ESMIMET

Política Regional y Urbana no tenía la información solicitada.

Nik Völker, MiningWatch Portugal

Dear Regional and Urban Policy,

Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which contain the following information:

Grant Agreement (GA) or similar contractual documents of 0284_ ESMIMET_3_E (INTERREG POCTEP / FEDER), including any existing addenda, annexes, amendments, errata or substitutions, and subcontracts. This considers especially the GA's core documents that lay out the objectives of the project, its partners and participants, and also the deliverables to be elaborated within the project.

Yours faithfully,

Nik Völker, MiningWatch Portugal

Política Regional y Urbana

Dear SIr,

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Política Regional y Urbana

Dear Mr. Völker,

Although the Structural Funds are part of the EU budget, they are spent on the basis of shared responsibility between the European Commission and national authorities. This means that the Commission negotiates and approves programmes proposed by EU Member States. The Commission allocates resources to them and the EU countries are in charge of their implementation, including project selection. Therefore the information you have kindly requested is not available to the Commission services but with the authorities managing the Spain-Portugal Interreg programme (POCTEP). Please find here the contact details of the managing authority:

Ministerio de Hacienda. Dirección General de Fondos Europeos
Paseo de la Castellana, 162
28071 | Madrid
+34 91 583 51 40
Mª Carmen Hernández Martín. Subdirectora General de Cooperación Territorial Europea - [email address]

You can also contact the joint secretariat via [email address]

I also suggest you to consult the website of the programme with information on the specific project:

Pascal Boijmans
Head of Unit

European Commission
Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy
Unit D2 – Interreg, Cross-Border Coopertaion, Internal Borders

Mail address:
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