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Funds to boost university research in Czech Republic
Funds to boost university research in Czech Republic (05/05/2017)

Universities have been allocated EUR 555 000 000 to fund development and research activities in the Czech Republic.

Training professionals for success in Wales
Training professionals for success in Wales (28/04/2017)

An EU-funded academy is offering university education to business professionals in Wales.

Slovenian labour force has thirst for knowledge
Slovenian labour force has thirst for knowledge (16/12/2016)

A new educational programme in Slovenia has helped over 300 adults in less than two months.

Matching skills to jobs in Poland
Matching skills to jobs in Poland (09/09/2016)

An ESF-backed project to boost vocational education and entrepreneurship gets underway in Częstochowa, Poland.

Scholarship boost for Maltese students
Scholarship boost for Maltese students (19/08/2016)

The Endeavour scheme offers around 500 scholarships, mainly in research in science and technology.

Fighting against discrimination in Lithuania
Fighting against discrimination in Lithuania (06/05/2016)

Students with disabilities can receive ESF-backed allowances to access higher education.

Tagasi kooli Eestis
Tagasi kooli Eestis (18/04/2016)

ESFi vahendid aitavad Eesti koolidel julgustada haridustee katkestanud täiskasvanuid õpinguid jätkama.

Improving human capital in Portugal
Improving human capital in Portugal (01/04/2016)

‘Capital Humano‘ is an ESF-supported programme designed to improve education and training across Portugal.

Helping young researchers pursue careers in Romania
Helping young researchers pursue careers in Romania (10/03/2016)

More than 300 researchers from several Romanian universities have received valuable career support thanks to ESF funding.

To infinity and beyond… with ESF funds
To infinity and beyond… with ESF funds (26/02/2016)

The University of Malta has announced the nation’s first space mission.

Faster access to work for migrant healthcare professionals
Faster access to work for migrant healthcare professionals (09/10/2015)

The council and municipalities of Uppsala County in Sweden are planning to join forces in a new ESF-backed project to speed up the training and licensing process for migrant healthcare professionals.

A boost for science and knowledge transfer
A boost for science and knowledge transfer (17/09/2015)

The Italian Region of Abruzzo and the National Laboratories of Gran Sasso have successfully collaborated to stimulate knowledge transfer and interest in the sciences, according to recently presented results of two ESF-backed projects.

A new, more inclusive vision of education and training up to 2020
A new, more inclusive vision of education and training up to 2020 (03/09/2015)

Report calls for strengthening cooperation in education and training up to 2020 and especially to promote social inclusion.

Tailoring polytechnic studies to market needs
Tailoring polytechnic studies to market needs (26/06/2015)

Croatia is launching a new ESF-funded drive to develop higher education standards for polytechnic courses in collaboration with employers.

Science/SME exchange to give competitive edge
Science/SME exchange to give competitive edge (17/04/2015)

In an ESF-funded drive to increase the competitiveness of local SMEs, employees of universities and businesses in the Polish region of Małopolska are turning back the clock and becoming trainees.

Future-proofing farms
Future-proofing farms (12/03/2015)

Greece is offering farmers the latest know-how from agricultural innovation.

Formalising professional skills acquired non-formally
Formalising professional skills acquired non-formally (06/03/2015)

Some 221 people from all over Bulgaria have formalised their professional skills acquired outside of formal education and training at the Vocational School of Fashion Design in Veliko Tarnovo.

Bulgarian programme for science and education adopted
Bulgarian programme for science and education adopted (19/02/2015)

ESF investments will add significant value to the national education and social inclusion policies, addressing Bulgaria's challenges in education and training, including the provision of inclusive education

Jobs for the young
Jobs for the young (16/10/2014)

In Cyprus, unemployed young people can benefit from an ESF-funded work placement scheme.

Boosting development through research and innovation
Boosting development through research and innovation (11/09/2014)

In the Spanish region of Aragón, young researchers and established research groups will benefit from nearly €5 million in the coming years.

Special help for special needs
Special help for special needs (05/09/2014)

In Lithuania, students with disabilities will receive a scholarship thanks to the European Social Fund.

Hands-on career guidance
Hands-on career guidance (07/08/2014)

Romanian school students are getting better prepared for their career choices with visits to future workplaces

Hands-on graduates
Hands-on graduates (04/04/2014)

Universities in Slovakia are offering more practical training to students with the help of companies

Extending opportunities to youth
Extending opportunities to youth (27/02/2014)

Cyprus launches a jobs initiative to give 5000 graduates and young jobseekers valuable work experience

First career steps
First career steps (24/02/2014)

In Bucharest an ESF project has been helping graduates move from education into employment

Scotland boosts college places
Scotland boosts college places (14/02/2014)

Scotland is investing GBP 13 million (EUR 15 million) in new college places in areas that are in particular demand by employers

From theory to practice
From theory to practice (29/01/2014)

In Poland, new university laboratories will help students practice their skills and prepare themselves for better jobs

Valuable visits
Valuable visits (24/01/2014)

Young Bulgarian researchers are getting the chance to sharpen their skills through visits to science centres abroad

University upgrade
University upgrade (11/12/2013)

The ESF is promoting ‘universities of the future’ in Romania with the latest IT technologies

Master entrepreneurs
Master entrepreneurs (08/11/2013)

A transnational project on student entrepreneurship in Romania attracts 200 new students

Andalusia invests in science skills
Andalusia invests in science skills (13/09/2013)

The ESF is helping R&D technicians and science graduates in Spain to improve their skills

Nurturing R&D talent
Nurturing R&D talent (13/09/2013)

Slovenia is giving ESF support to researchers at an early stage of their career to help build a research-led economy

Tervisekoostöö
Tervisekoostöö (30/08/2013)

Saksa-Eesti teadusprojekt keskendub närvisüsteemi haigustele

Multilingual Magyars
Multilingual Magyars (26/06/2013)

ESF supports foreign language training among Hungarian graduates

A summer surgery for skills
A summer surgery for skills (26/06/2013)

With ESF help, medical students in Bulgaria are being offered summer internships to gain experience of the job market

Student power
Student power (21/06/2013)

Denmark is using ESF support to attract students into its renewable energy sector

Nurturing student entrepreneurs
Nurturing student entrepreneurs (29/11/2012)

In Denmark a new ‘Growth House’ is opening its doors to students ideas