PROJECT TITLE: GRADe – Joint risk prevention and management system for Gradinari – Malu – Byala communities for a seif and developed cross-border region


  • Lead beneficiary (LB): TAU Gradinari Commune, Giurgiu County, Romania
  • Beneficiary 2 (B2): Malu Commune, Giurgiu County, Romania
  • Beneficiary 3 (B3): Byala Municipality, Ruse District, Bulgaria

FINANCED UNDER: INTERREG V-A Romania-Bulgaria Programme

PRIORITY AXIS: 3 – A seif region

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVE: 3.1 – To improve joint risk management in the cross-border area

BUDGET: 705 521.22 euro (85% ERDF, 13% Romanian and Bulgarian state budget, 2% Partners’ own contributions)


  • The population in general, especially the one within the cross border area (Gradinari – Malu – Byala)
  • Public institutions with key competencies in risk management situations: water management institutions, environment agencies, emergency situation institutions at county level, weather forecast institutions in Ruse – Giurgiu area
  • Public institutions that deliver public services involved in early warning and / or rescue services: local poilce units, health/emergency medical services, social services suppliers, NGOs, private companies in Ruse – Giurgiu area

AIM: Increasing the quality of the common risk management in Gradinari – Malu – Byala communities; progress of coordination of the management of decisions and intervention at county / district level


  • Project start date: 12.2016
  • Project end date: 08.2018

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