National IPA Coordinator - NIPAC

A National IPA Coordinator is a high-ranking official appointed by each beneficiary country of the Instrument for Pre-Accession (IPA). The NIPAC ensures the overall coordination of assistance under the IPA Regulation and is being responsible for the coherence and coordination of the IPA programmes; the annual programming for the transition assistance and institution building component at national level; the coordination of the participation of the beneficiary country in the relevant cross-border programmes.