The first Call for Standard Projects of the Interreg IPA CBC Italy-Albania-Montenegro Programme has been launched and it will finance cooperation projects in Italy (Puglia and Molise), Albania and Montenegro with a budget of EUR 25 million. The Programmed, co-financed by the European Union through IPA, has a total budget of EUR 92 million and aims to strengthen cross-border cooperation for a smart and sustainable development of the involved area. Project proposals must be focused on one of the 4 Priority Axes of the Programme. The total budget of the projects must be minimum budget EUR 500.000 and maximum EUR 2.000.000, while the duration shall not be longer than 24 months. The EU contribution shall be up to 85% of eligible expenditure. More information is available here.