General information

The implementation of projects in the Latvian-Swiss cooperation programme was completed on 13 June 2017.

The competent authorities of Switzerland officially closed the Swiss programme on 20 December 2017.


Projects results: Summary about implementation of Latvian-Swiss Cooperation Programme 2007-2017 (Swiss Programme) 

Swiss - Latvian cooperation programme was financial assistance mechanism used additionally to financial assistance of European Union Structural funds and Cohesion fund as well as European Economic Area and Norwegian Financial Mechanism.

Swiss - Latvian cooperation programme had two targets:

1. to promote reduction of economic and social disparities between the Latvia and the most progressive countries within the enlarged European Union;

2. to promote reduction of economic and social disparities between dynamic centres of cities and structurally weak regions of periphery. 

Summary about implementation of Latvian - Swiss Cooperation Programme 2007 – 2017

 (Swiss Programme)


·         Funding available for projects – 56,8 M CHF (~48,5 M EUR*, of which used funding – 55,4 M CHF (~47,3 M EUR*) or 97%


·         12 projects implemented



·         Programme closed on

20 December 2017





Used Swiss funding within projects by thematic areas

55,4 M CHF (~47,3 M EUR)


* Applying the currency conversion rate of the Swiss franc determined by the Bank of Latvia (1 EUR=1,1718 CHF) on 2 January 2018


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