LIFE+ (2007-2013) may extend to various third countries: Albania,  Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Iceland, Leichtenstien, Macedonia, Montenegro, Norway, Serbia, Switzerland and Turkey.


The purpose of such funding is to build environmental capacities in these countries, incuding governmental capacity and environmental policy and action programmes.


A recent example highlighted on the European Commission website in May 2010 is a project for tailor made solutions to help city authorities manage the environmental impact of Istanbul's air quality.


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