The Hellenic Agency for Local Development and Local Government (E.E.T.A.A.) S.A, since its establishment, 31 years ago, has been the institutionalized operational partner of the Hellenic Government and Local Αuthorities
E.E.T.A.A.’s shareholders are: the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the Central Union of Municipalities of Greece, the Central Union of Region of Greece, The Deposit and Loans Fund, Regional Unions of Municipalities and other social partners.
E.E.T.A.A.’ s mission is the reinforcement of Local Governments in order to become instruments of planning, and achieving regional and local development. In order to fulfill its mission EETAA, in cooperation with the European Committee, Greek Government and local authorities,
More specifically EETAA:
EFD–EETAA is an Intermediate Management Body for National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF). In this capacity it issues calls of proposals to beneficiaries mainly municipalities for the implementation of technical projects oriented in infrastructure (such us water supply networks, reconstruction of urban areas, green areas enhancement, road construction, construction of municipalities multi-purpose centres, environmental regenerations etc.)
In addition with the cooperation of the rest Units of EETAA its mission is to support and strengthen the Greek Local Administration in the effective management and implementation of EU co-funded Operational Programmes, covering needs in management systems, tools, procedures and know-how.
EETAA’s scientific and technical personnel consist of highly qualified professionals, with expertise in all fields of local and regional development, along with broad knowledge of European and International trends and policies.
EETAA has established an extended network of professionals and experts on various fields, in order to be able to provide support during the planning and implementation process of programs and policies.