The second Regional Cooperation Programme (PIR PALOP II), launched under the 8th EDF, continued under the 9th EDF with balances carried over, with a total funding of EUR 28.7 million with the focus on economic and social development.
Under the 9th EDF, five sectoral projects were implemented, each led by one country representing the countries in the group:
- Support for the Development of Judicial Systems II
- Support for the Development of Statistical Systems II
- Support for Human Resources Development in the Health Sector of PALOP-TL
- Support for PALOP-TL Cultural Initiatives
- Support to the Vocational Training Sector in the PALOP-TL