Strategic priorities of the Visegrad Group in 2020

The Visegrad Fund hereby announces the strategic priorities for 2020. Strategic priorities are announced annually by the V4 country holding the rotating presidency over the group, which from July 2019 to June 2020 is Czechia.


1. Returning to the roots 

Projects focusing on emphasizing cooperation of all V4 members in the Visegrad region, also in the context of the 20. anniversary of the IVF’s establishment

2. Small things matter

Projects focusing on cooperation at the local level aiming to enhance already established contacts as well as developing new initiatives. Also projects enhancing the IVF’s visibility at the local level

3. 30 years after the fall of the Iron Curtain – civil society matters 

Projects focusing on the importance of development and cooperation of civil societies within V4 and  the neighbouring regions EaP and WB6




Prospective applicants can submit their project proposals for funding within the upcoming deadlines of Strategic Grants, i.e., by February 1 , June 1 and/or by October 1. Projects must actively involve active cooperation of the grantee and project partners from the all remaining V4 countries, and the project’s content must adhere to at least one of the strategic priorities. For more information and to apply, please go to Strategic Grants.