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  • Information Days for Latvian entrepreneurs in August

    In order to inform about activities that are going to be supported within new Estonia-Latvia Cooperation Programme 2014 - 2020 three seminars for entrepreneurs and their supporting organizations are organized in eligible regions of the Programme in Latvia during August 2015. Seminar in Cēsis, Vidzeme will take place on 6 August, seminar in Rīga, Rīga region on 14 August and seminar in Kuldīga, Kurzeme on 27 August. 

  • Preparations for opening the Estonia-Latvia Programme 2014-2020

    An updated version of the Estonia-Latvia Programme was submitted to the European Commission in the beginning of May 2015. Comments from the Commission are expected by the end of July. Meanwhile, consultations on programme manual and application documents are held with national and regional authorities of Estonia and Latvia. First meeting took place in the beginning of July and next discussion round will take place in the beginning of September. It is expected that the call for aplications will be announced in autumn 2015.   

  • New Estonian-Latvian and Latvian-Estonian dictionaries

    The Institute of the Estonian Language and the Latvian Language Agency – partners in the Estonia-Latvia programme supported project  Development of Estonian–Latvian and Latvian–Estonian dictionary“ – finalized the development of new Estonian-Latvian and Latvian-Estonian dictionaries. Both dictionaries include more than 40 000 headwords. The dictionaries were published in April 2015.


  • Launching of the programme 2014-2020

    We have completed the series of launching events of the Estonia - Latvia programme 2014-2020.

  • Discussions about detailed rules of the new programme continue

    The joint task force meeting will be held in Pärnu on 3 February 2015 to discuss practical implementation matters of the new programme, which will be launched in spring 2015.

News & events Events

  • Ape-Mõniste road opening

    Project „Reconstruction of Road Ape-Mõniste“ celebrated today, on 21 August, the official opening of a newly reconstructed road. The opening ceremony took place on the border between Estonia and Latvia, which this road crosses.


  • Final conference on maritime spatial planning

    On Tuesday, 19 May, the final conference of the project „Coastal and maritime spatial planning“ was held in Pärnu.

  • Seto-Suiti closing event

    On 14 November, a closing event for the project „Supporting the renaissance of Seto and Suiti ethnic cultures“ took place in Setomaa, Estonia.

  • World Championship in Slot cars

    Activities supported by the programme in the project “Hobby slot car racing” show strong sustainability as Limbaži town currently hosts the World Championship in Slot cars. The trainings and races are organised on the track built within the project. This week more than 120 keen competitors coming from around 20 countries can fully enjoy their sport. For more information and news on championship please visit

  • Youth for Synergy photo

    Youth for Synergy to bring together young people living in the border areas

    Last week Estonia – Latvia Programme-supported Youth for Synergy project started their activities that will allow high school students from border areas in Estonia and Latvia to participate in a creative and educating youth camps with cross-border youngsters and to learn more about neighboring country, its culture, local entrepreneurs and education possibilities.

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