Interreg is a European Union programme that funds regional and cross-border development. Its objective is the economic, social and territorial development of the European Union. Interreg is part of the European Union’s Cohesion Policy and provides EUR 359 million of subsidies from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).
Interreg is built around three strands of cooperation: cross-border (Interreg A), transnational (Interreg B) and interregional (Interreg C). Interreg Euregio Meuse Rhine is a cross-border programme (sometimes indicated with an 'A').
60 cross-border programmes are running in Europe and cover 38 internal borders of the European Union.