Name of the tool
National Target Criteria (one of Two)
Who applied the tool in the case?
NTC were applied by Beautiful Bulgaria Project.
Time taken to fully apply the tool
The NTC evaluation procedure of the projects applying for grants takes three months (from February to April every year).
Any other interesting information about the tool
BBP and NTC success is demonstrated by the reported fact that over 100 municipalities "decided to continue the activities with their own resources… some neighbouring countries intend to launch similar programmes inspired by the BBP". (Jacques Wunenburger, Head of the Delegation of the European Commission to Bulgaria)
Case study/ies where tool is in use