NEWS project

NEW Strategic Actors for New Scenarios in the governance of cross-border business cooperation is a project funded from INTERREG ITALY CROATIA cross border cooperation program 2021-2027.

Project is funded under specific objective 5.1: Other actions to support better cooperation governance (Integrated governance for stronger cooperation). Partnership consists of the lead partner CNA Abruzzo (IT) and Croatian partners EUPOLIS and IRI Centar.

The project aims to provide opportunities for micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises, create a new and innovative governance model, and increase the competitiveness of the territories."



New Scenarios in the governance of cross-border business cooperation

Work packages:
- Analysis of existing obstacles for the setting up of a new governance model in the SMEs cooperation
- Framework, road map, and governance model of a new cross-border business association

Project duration: 2023 – 2024
Project value: €223,526.00 EUR


Member organization Role
CNA Abruzzo Lead partner
Project coordination, governance model development, field research, education
EUpolis grupa Project partner 1
Methodology development, research study, education, promotion
IRI centar Project partner 2
Field research, education, promotion