ACCIÓ is currently participating in 12 projects co-funded by the European Commission and aimed at fostering the internationalisation and innovation of the Catalan companies.
In 2016, ACCIÓ was ranked as the 2nd regional development agency in attracting EU funds, obtaining a success rate of 80% in the submitted project proposals and becoming a key partner for European consortia.
12 EU projects are running under the current Multiannual Financial Framework 2014-2020 and in the framework of the following EU programmes:
- Horizon 2020: EU Research and Innovation Programme for the period 2014-2020 with a budget of €80 billion (3 projects).
- COSME: Programme for the Competitiveness of Enterprises and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises with a budget of €2.3 billion (2 projects).
- EuropeAid: The International Cooperation and Development service is responsible for designing European international cooperation and development policy and delivering aid throughout the world with a budget of €88 billion (3 projects).
- Interreg V: Programme for European Territorial Cooperation (ETC) for the period 2014-2020 with a budget of €9 billion, distributed as follows: