Connecting the Region

Specific objectives for this pillar

  • To strengthen maritime safety and security and develop a competitive regional intermodal port system.
  • To develop reliable transport networks and intermodal connections with the hinterland, both for freight and passengers.
  • To achieve a well-interconnected and well-functioning internal energy market supporting the three energy policy objectives of the EU – competitiveness, security of supply and sustainability.

To achieve the abovementioned objectives, Pillar 2 will focus on three topics:

Topic 1 – Maritime transport
Topic 2 – Intermodal connections to the hinterland
Topic 3 – Energy networks