Comissão de Cordenação e Desenvolvimento Regional do Norte (CCDR-N)
CCDR-N is a decentralised body of central government. Its mission is to promote the conditions permitting the integrated and sustainable development of Portugal North Region (NUT II), thereby contributing to the national cohesion.
CCDR-N, a body which has administrative and financial autonomy, is tasked with coordinating and promoting, in the Portuguese North Region, governmental policies with regard to Regional Planning and Development, Environment, Land Management, Inter-Regional and Cross-Border Cooperation and also support Local Government and Inter-Municipal Associations. The body’s fields of intervention also encompasses the management of regional operational programmes financed by European Union (EU) funds supplied to provide support to Portugal, as well as other regional development finance instruments.
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