|MEDA report 2000 now available on the web|
|The Annual Report of the MEDA Programme 2000 has recently been approved by the European Commission.
It is now available in all 11 official languages of the European Union on the Commission website:
In 2000 MEDA commitments amounted to € 879 million. Payments made up € 330.5 million (up from € 243 million in 1999).
As regards bilateral co-operation, commitments for the Maghreb totalled € 246 million, for the Mashrak € 163 million, and for Turkey € 310 million.
Facilities for direct budgetary support made up the biggest share. Regional co-operation received funding of € 159 million. A number of regional programmes and projects were launched in 2000. In addition, € 123 million were committed for the Mediterranean region from EU budget sources other than MEDA. It should be recalled that MEDA funding earmarked for 2000-2006 amounts to a total of € 5,350 million.
Brussels,02 07 2002
European Union Redaction