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Inaugurating conference of "Home Affairs" Programme under Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2014-2021
On September 18, 2019 the inaugurating conference of "Home Affairs" Programme under Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2014-2021 was held.
The meeting was opened by Mr Błażej Poboży - Undersecretary of State in the Ministry of the Interior and Administration together with Olav Myklebust - Ambasador of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Poland.
The conference was also attended by the Norwegian side, including representatives from the Norwegian Directorate of Civil Protection, the Norwegian Police Directorate and the Financial Mechanism Ofiice in Brussels, representatives of services and units reporting to the Minister of the Interior and Administration, among others Police, Border Guard, State Fire Service, the Office for Foreigners, the State Protection Service and representatives of government administration institutions, including the Internal Security Agency, the Ministry of Finance, the Central Anti-Corruption Bureau, as well as representatives of non-governmental and international organizations.
The meeting was also attended by representatives of the Ministry of Investment and Development, which plays a role of the National Focal Point for Norway and EEA Grants, as well as representatives of the Ministry of Justice with whom the Ministry of the Interior and Administration cooperates under so-called justice chain, seeking synergies between the Programs implemented by the Ministry of Interior and Administration and the Ministry of Justice.
During the conference, the most important assumptions of the "Home Affairs" Programme and principles of open calls were presented.