The Pericles IV programme (follow-up to the Pericles 2020 programme) funds staff exchanges, seminars, trainings and studies for law enforcement and judicial authorities, banks and others involved in combating euro-counterfeiting. Actions can take place in the euro area, in EU countries outside the euro area and in third countries.
The present call aims to:
The call implements the priorities of the Pericles IV Programme for 2023, i.e.:
Target groups – Projects should take into account the transnational and multidisciplinary aspects of the fight against counterfeiting and may cover activities in non-EU countries and target groups from non-EU countries. Moreover, projects should target the following groups:
You can apply for a higher project funding rate (90%) if your project is a ‘priority action’, i.e. concerns:
In order to be eligible, the applicants (beneficiaries and affiliated entities) must:
Competent national authorities in the area of the protection of the euro against counterfeiting.
Only applications by single applicants are allowed (single beneficiaries; affiliated entities and other participants are allowed, if needed.
Financial support to third parties is not allowed.
1. The Central Bank of Cyprus
80 Kennedy Avenue,
Telephone: +357 22714165
Fax: +357 22714941
2. The Cyprus Police Forensic Science Laboratory
Telephone: +357 22607240-45
Fax: +357 22808936
Published Date: 17/03/2023 – for internal use only)