Final Beneficiaries list
For the External Border Fund, the actions are always implemented with the executing body method according to the articles 7 and 8 of the implementation rules. To be more precise, the responsible authority acts as executing body in cases where the characteristics of the projects leave no other choice for implementation, such as de jure monopoly situations or security reasons.
Hence, for the External Borders Fund the final beneficiaries are always governmental authorities which their responsibilities are directly associated with the objectives of Fund. The governmental authorities that implement the projects under the External Borders Fund are:
- the Cyprus Police, and
- the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
-For AP 2013 the Search and Rescue Co-ordination Centre in Larnaca and the Ministry of Defense.