The European Defence Agency and the Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Latvia in frameworks of the Latvian Presidency in the Council of the EU, will host the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) workshop on June 29 at the Latvian War Museum in Riga.


The governmental, national defence industries, research and technology organizations, universities, enterprises of the Baltic States are kindly welcomed to take part in the upcoming ESIF workshop. Prior registration before June 22 is mandatory in order to participate in the workshop is mandatory.


Focus of the workshop: to help small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) and the Europe’s regions to access the EU funding for dual use (civil-military) projects. According to the European Commission, goods and technologies are considered to be dual-use when they can be used for both civil and military purposes. To promote access to the funding for the SMEs operating in the defence sector, the European Commission works in partnership with the European Defence Agency.


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Article was created within ERDF project „IT KVAP – Informācijas tehnoloģiju klastera vēstniecības, akadēmija, platformas” (Project ID KAP/, Agreement No L-KAP-12-0008). More information about project here.