On behalf of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Republic of Poland, it is our pleasure to invite you to the Final Programme Conference of the Lithuania-Poland-Russia ENPI Cross-border Cooperation Programme 2007-2013 and the Opening Conference of the Poland-Russia Cross-border Cooperation Programme 2014-2020, which will be held as one event on 8th of December 2016 in the Polish Baltic Philharmonic in Gdansk, Poland (address: Ołowianka str. 1, Gdansk).
On 11 November 2015 pupils from the Skirsnemunė Jurgis Baltrušaitis Basic School of the Jurbarkas District visited the waste water treatment plant in Skirsnemunė for the first time. The waste water treatment plant was equipped during the implementation of the Large Scale Project No ILPR.01.01.01-72-001/10-00 „Ecological improvement of the river Neman – construction of waste water collection and treatment infrastructure in Skirsnemunė town in Jurbarkas district (Lithuania) and in Neman city (Russia)“.
On 8th December 2016 - the day of the ceremonial start of the Programme Poland-Russia 2014-2020 at a conference in the Polish Baltic Philharmonic in Gdansk, the European Commission approved a Joint Operational Programme Poland-Russia 2014-2020. The programme, implemented in the framework of the European Neighbourhood Instrument, supports cross-border cooperation between Polish and Russian border areas in the social, environmental, economic and institutional spheres.