Evaluation of Norway Grants support to the implementation of the Schengen acquis and to strengthening of the judiciary in new EU and EEA member states

Latvia, Lithuania, Poland

The evaluation covered 55 projects with funding of €120 million. 15 projects were evaluated in depth in Poland, Lithuania, and Latvia. Projects in this EEA & Norway Grants priority sector addressed, amongh other issues: police and border police infrastructure, IT systems, equipment and training; forensics; reception and processing of migrants at the EU’s external borders; customs infrastructure, systems and equipment; judiciary information and communications technology; penitentiary management systems; resocialisation and reintegration of offenders.