The Regional Operational Programme of Western Greece – Peloponnese – Ionian Islands 2007-2013 was one of the 5 Regional Operational Programmes (ROP), which, together with the 8 Sectoral and 12 European Territorial Cooperation Programmes made up the National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF) for 2007-2013.
The total public budget of the programme was around € 1.14 billion and the Community assistance through the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) amounts to € 914 million. The interventions related mainly to transport infrastructure, environment, rural and urban development, culture, entrepreneurship and digital convergence, social infrastructure and services, health and social care.
The objective of this project was to assess the programme’s relevance and the achievements of its objectives during the programming period 2007-2013. The study also analysed the quality of implementation and examined the environmental impacts of the programme.