In the course of the XVIII All-Russian Forum “Strategic Planning in the Regions and Cities of Russia” in October 2019, «Saint-Petersburg Cleantech Cluster for urban environment» international consortium initiated the flagship project – “Sustainable Development Cluster 2030”. The project brings together the best practices of sustainable development and the circular economy projects of the “INTERREG. Baltic Sea Region 2014-2020” and the Sub-Program “Southeast Finland-Russia 2014-2020”.
Currently, the total amount of international cooperation projects such as the INTERREG Cross-Border Cooperation Program and the Cross-Border Cooperation Program co-financing of the EU and Russia is more than 97 million euros and 77.5 million euros, respectively. Herein projects involving members of Saint-Petersburg Cleantech Cluster for urban environment international consortium amounted to 23.12 million euros.
“Sustainable Development Cluster 2030” flagship project goal:
To create more innovative, accessible and sustainable Baltic Sea region based on the example of Saint-Petersburg through the implementation of transnational cooperation projects in the Program area.