Cross Border Planning and Infrastructure Measures for Flood Protection


Priority axis Sustainability-Climate adaptability
Investment priorities 5b
Call 3rd Call for Project Proposals of the "Greece–Bulgaria 2014-2020" Programme
Lead Beneficiary Region of Central Macedonia
Partners Decentralised Administration of Macedonia-Thrace
District Administration of Blagoevgrad
District Administration of Haskovo
Region of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace
Regional Administration of Kardzhali
District Administration of Smolyan
Budget 11.499.960 €
The main objective of the project is to increase the level of protection against floods in the c/b area of Greece and Bulgaria and especially in areas with high probability of flood events across the two international river basins of Struma/Strymon and Evros/Maritsa. In order to achieve this main objective, PBs have concluded on a number of sub-objectives which then were transformed into concrete actions. The sub-objectives of the project are:
• improvement/support/maintenance of existing permanent flood protection infrastructure in order to either increase their ability to constrain flood water or facilitate better water flow and therefore reduce the risk of flood
• supply of necessary equipment that will enable PBs to react promptly against imminent floods and constrain the negative effects of water in flood areas
• Enhance the cooperation between competent authorities in the two countries and their capacity to address climate change 

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