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ESF 2007-2013 ex-post evaluation (05/01/2017)

This report concerns the ex post evaluation of the European Social Fund (ESF) in the 2007-2013 programming period. It contains a synthesis report, thematic and country reports and country fact sheets.

Synthesis report on the ‘Pilot projects to carry out ESF related counterfactual impact evaluations’ (01/07/2016)

The evaluation report reviews a positive impact of active labour market policies on employment and of vocational training on youth. Eight ESF funded projects were chosen as pilot projects to measure the causal effects of European Social Fund policies and were discussed at a conference held in Brussels on 12 November 2015.

Assessing the effectiveness, efficiency and relevance of the ESF Learning Networks (03/07/2014)

This summary presents the findings of an evaluation aimed at assessing the effectiveness, efficiency and relevance of the ESF Learning Networks. Findings are based on research undertaken between May 2013 and April 2014.

Final Synthesis Report: Main ESF achievements, 2007-2013 – ESF Expert Evaluation Network (26/03/2014)

This overall synthesis report of the main ESF achievements over the 2007-2013 programming period is based on a review of Annual Implementation Reports delivered by Member States (to extract statistical and other key data and information) and on evidence from evaluations carried out in the respective countries to create a country report organised around 6 policy fields - increasing adaptability, enhancing access to employment, reinforcing social inclusion, enhancing investment in human capital, promoting partnerships and strengthening institutional capacity. Drawing on the evidence presented in these country reports, the overall synthesis report provides a picture of what has been achieved by the ESF. The results reported are generally based on data and evaluations covering the period 2007 to end 2012.

Final Synthesis Report on Women and Young People - ESF Expert Evaluation Network (01/07/2013)

This synthesis report focuses on the support provided by ESF to women and young people. The main resource used in creating the synthesis report is a set of 10 detailed country reports, 5 focussed on women (DE, ES, GR, PL and UK) and 5 on young people (AT, CZ, FR, IT and PT).

Study of the ESF-Intervention, its set-up and impact in Germany (27/05/2013)

This study analyses the specific contribution from the ESF to the promotion of employment opportunities, education and social inclusion in Germany, based on the experience in the 2007-2013 programming period.

Final Synthesis Report on Social Inclusion - ESF Expert Evaluation Network (19/12/2012)

This third Synthesis Report from the ESF Expert Evaluation Network assesses ESF-supported Social Inclusion actions across the 27 Member States on the basis of country reports.

Final Synthesis Report on Access to Employment - ESF Expert Evaluation Network (01/10/2012)

This second Synthesis Report from the ESF Expert Evaluation Network assesses ESF-supported Access to Employment actions across the 27 Member States on the basis of country reports.

Evaluation of the ESF support to Lifelong Learning (31/07/2012)

This summary relates to a study of the use of the European Social Fund (ESF) to support lifelong learning (LLL) during the 2000-6 and 2007-13 programming periods.

Evaluation of the reaction of the ESF to the economic and financial crisis (21/05/2012)

This Final Report on the ‘Evaluation of the reaction of the ESF to the economic and financial crisis’ provides an assessment of the part that the ESF has played in helping the EU and Member States respond to the challenges posed by the recent recession.

Relazioni nazionali N - U: Valutazione del sostegno assicurato dall'FSE per migliorare l'accesso al mercato del lavoro e l'inclusione sociale di immigrati e minoranze etniche (01/05/2011)

Relazioni nazionali sul sostegno assicurato dall'FSE per l'accesso al mercato del lavoro e l'inclusione sociale di immigrati e minoranze etniche.

Country Reports N - U: Evaluation of ESF Support for Enhancing Access to the Labour Market and the Social Inclusion of Migrants and Ethnic Minorities

Relazioni e sintesi: Valutazione del sostegno assicurato dall'FSE per migliorare l'accesso al mercato del lavoro e l'inclusione sociale di immigrati e minoranze etniche (01/05/2011)

Sintesi e relazioni sul sostegno assicurato dall'FSE agli immigrati e alle minoranze etniche, compresa una relazione tematica sui Rom.

Reports and executive summaries: Evaluation of ESF Support for Enhancing Access to the Labour Market and the Social Inclusion of Migrants and Ethnic Minorities

Relazioni nazionali A - L: Valutazione del sostegno assicurato dall'FSE per migliorare l'accesso al mercato del lavoro e l'inclusione sociale di immigrati e minoranze etniche (01/05/2011)

Relazioni nazionali sul sostegno assicurato dall'FSE per l'accesso al mercato del lavoro e l'inclusione sociale di immigrati e minoranze etniche.

Country Reports A - L: Evaluation of ESF Support for Enhancing Access to the Labour Market and the Social Inclusion of Migrants and Ethnic Minorities

Relazione finale, sintesi, monografie nazionali e case study - Valutazione degli interventi di capacity-building amministrativo e istituzionale e delle esigenze future nel contesto dell'FSE (28/04/2011)

Analisi e conclusioni sulle attività di capacity-building dell'FSE e sulle esigenze future.

Final Report, Executive Summaries, Country Monographs and Case Studies - Assessment of administrative and institutional capacity building interventions and future needs in the context of ESF

Developing logics of intervention and related common indicators for the next ESF Operational Programmes (04/04/2011)

The logic of intervention framework developed by this study is presented in a table format so that Operational Programmes (OPs) can be summarised systematically and in a manner that makes the logical flow of the OP, including the choice of indicators, transparent.

Capacity of the ESF delivery systems to attract and support OP target groups (08/03/2011)

The purpose of this evaluation has been to provide knowledge on how ESF delivery systems work in practice, with a view to improving the capacity of the delivery systems in the Member States to attract and support Operational Programme target groups.

Valutazione del sostegno del Fondo sociale europeo all'uguaglianza di genere (24/01/2011)

Valutazione dei 27 Stati membri su sei aspetti della politica in materia di uguaglianza di genere.

Evaluation of the European Social Fund's support to Gender Equality

Relazione finale per la valutazione ex-post del Fondo sociale europeo (2000-2006) (10/12/2010)

Valutazione retrospettiva dei risultati del Fondo sociale europeo 2000-2006.

Final report for the ex-post evaluation of the European Social Fund (2000-2006)

Study on the Return on ESF Investment in Human Capital (01/08/2010)

This study applies to human capital investments understood as public expenditures in: (1) education and training of employees, job-seekers and/or inactive people, (2) internships and temporary work placement associated with education or training, and (3) strengthening the capacity of education and training systems and structures.

Mid-term evaluation of the work carried out by the European Commission to communicate on the European Social Fund (ESF) during the programming period 2007-2013 (30/07/2010)

This evaluation examined the ESF I&C activities/tools undertaken and produced by the EC 2007-2009 and indicated if and how activities/tools were used, found to be appropriate and useful by respective target audiences.

Final report
Annexes

Relazione finale sulla valutazione ex-post dell'iniziativa comunitaria EQUAL (2000-2006) (17/03/2010)

Valutazione retrospettiva dei risultati dell'iniziativa comunitaria EQUAL 2000-2006.

Final report of the ex-post evaluation of the EQUAL Community Initiative (2000-2006)

Sintesi delle relazioni di valutazione dell'UE-15 su EQUAL nel corso del 2007 e del 2008 (27/11/2009)

Analisi combinata dei rapporti di valutazione EQUAL 2007 e 2008.

Synthesis of EU 15 evaluation reports on EQUAL during 2007 and 2008

Sintesi delle relazioni di valutazione dell'UE-10 su EQUAL dal 2006 al 2009 (09/11/2009)

Risultati, analisi e raccomandazioni basati sui rapporti EQUAL 2006-2009.

Synthesis of EU 10 evaluation reports on EQUAL from 2006 to 2009

Valutazione dell'invito a presentare progetti per la gestione innovativa del cambiamento nell'ambito dell'articolo 6 del regolamento FSE (01/08/2009)

Un esame approfondito dell'invito 2009 a presentare progetti per la gestione innovativa del cambiamento.

Evaluation of Article 6 call for projects on the Innovative Management of Change

Studio sulla pertinenza e sull'affidabilità delle informazioni disponibili per la valutazione ex-post del Fondo sociale europeo (2000-2006) (01/07/2008)

Relazione sulla rilevanza e sull'affidabilità delle informazioni disponibili per la valutazione retrospettiva del Fondo sociale europeo (2000-2006).

Study on the relevance and reliability of available information for the ex-post evaluation of the European Social Fund (2000-2006)