NAs cooperate with MA during the Programme preparation and implementation periods, and are responsible for coordination of programming and implementation process on their territories in fields of Programme management, control, audit, irregularities and recoveries issues.
The following institutions will play the role of the NAs:
The NAs shall support the MA in the management of the Programme in accordance with the principle of sound financial management. They shall inter alia:
The assistance of NAs in Programme management may include:
Support provided to the MA by the NAs in preventing, detecting and correcting irregularities as well as recoveries on their territory may include:
In the case of Belarus’ and Ukraine’s NAs, the terms of liability for recovery of the amounts unduly paid to the beneficiaries operating in the Belarusian and Ukrainian part of the Programme area, where these amounts cannot be recovered, as well as the mechanisms for such recovery, will be stipulated in the Financing Agreements to be concluded between the Government of the Republic of Belarus / Government of Ukraine and the EC.