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ESF funds ease access to employment in Spain
ESF funds ease access to employment in Spain (10/04/2017)

Sheltered employment helped 825 people at risk of exclusion to find a job — twice as many as in 2015.

Awards to recognise fight against homelessness
Awards to recognise fight against homelessness (30/03/2017)

A new award is recognising ESF projects which have improved the lives of homeless people since 2010.

Breaking down social barriers in Spain
Breaking down social barriers in Spain (10/03/2017)

An ESF-funded project offers students with disabilities the opportunity of having their first work experience.

Chef trains homeless people in Germany
Chef trains homeless people in Germany (03/03/2017)

An ESF-funded project enables people at a homeless shelter to make and enjoy a homemade meal together.

Nurturing social inclusion in Slovenia
Nurturing social inclusion in Slovenia (23/02/2017)

A new centre is promoting social inclusion for the elderly, the unemployed and marginalised groups in Slovenia.

Bringing families concrete help in Italy
Bringing families concrete help in Italy (17/02/2017)

A new ESF-funded project sets up an extensive network to offer families tailored support.

Immigrants get help to find jobs in the Netherlands
Immigrants get help to find jobs in the Netherlands (03/02/2017)

A social services agency will help 50 immigrants with temporary residence permits to find employment in the Netherlands.

Greenhouse helps people turn over new leaf in Sweden
Greenhouse helps people turn over new leaf in Sweden (03/02/2017)

An ESF-funded project is using a greenhouse to help people socially reintegrate in Sweden.

Bulgaria — social services for children with disabilities
Bulgaria — social services for children with disabilities (27/01/2017)

An ESF-funded project in Bulgaria is providing free, early intervention social services for children with disabilities and their families.

Need a hand? Assistants for families in Poland
Need a hand? Assistants for families in Poland (27/01/2017)

A new project in the city of Bytom is offering assistants to support families in their day-to-day lives.

Immigrants to Italy get help to find a job or start a business
Immigrants to Italy get help to find a job or start a business (13/01/2017)

New incentives for immigrants to get employed or start their own business thanks to ESF funds.

Conclusively inclusive: Dutch company wins ESF award
Conclusively inclusive: Dutch company wins ESF award (09/12/2016)

Werkbedrijf Lelystad has been announced as the winner of the ESF-Award 2016 for its contribution to an inclusive society.

Boosting integration in Italy
Boosting integration in Italy (05/12/2016)

A new ESF-funded project will help people with disabilities find their way into employment.

Integration: Fast-track for professionals in Sweden
Integration: Fast-track for professionals in Sweden (25/11/2016)

An ESF-funded programme in Sweden is helping to fast-track doctors and medically trained immigrants into the workforce.

EU funds to fight against exclusion in France
EU funds to fight against exclusion in France (25/11/2016)

A new ESF-funded project will help more than 4 000 job-seekers a year to find a job or start a training course.

Equal opportunities in Belgium... including when volunteering!
Equal opportunities in Belgium... including when volunteering! (10/11/2016)

An ESF-funded project makes volunteering possible for everyone, including people with disabilities.

New skills, new opportunities for immigrants in Slovenia
New skills, new opportunities for immigrants in Slovenia (27/10/2016)

An ESF-funded programme brings together immigrant women to set up a business while improving their language skills.

Keeping monuments and jobs safe
Keeping monuments and jobs safe (07/10/2016)

Thanks to ESF funds, more than 600 people have been employed to help restore Slovakia’s cultural heritage.

Better care for children with disabilities in Latvia
Better care for children with disabilities in Latvia (30/09/2016)

Additional social rehabilitation for children with disabilities and support for their families, thanks to ESF funds.

UK: Paralympic champ inspires disabled youths
UK: Paralympic champ inspires disabled youths (15/09/2016)

Leading sports personalities get behind an ESF-funded project to help young people with disabilities overcome barriers to employment in Northern Ireland.

Boost for social care reform in the South Aegean islands
Boost for social care reform in the South Aegean islands (19/08/2016)

The South Aegean Region is setting up a community centre in Ermoupoli, the capital of the Greek island of Syros.

Spanish businesses set the example in combating discrimination
Spanish businesses set the example in combating discrimination (11/08/2016)

An ESF-funded guide helps businesses to share their plans for integrating people with disabilities.

Integrating immigrants in Finnish labour market
Integrating immigrants in Finnish labour market (15/07/2016)

An ESF-funded project offers language courses to boost integration.

Employment for victims of gender-based violence
Employment for victims of gender-based violence (20/05/2016)

European Social Funds encourage businesses to employ battered women.

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.

Helping refugees to get integrated in Germany
Helping refugees to get integrated in Germany (22/04/2016)

An ESF-funded project to connect vocational and job centres to increase employment opportunities for refugees.

People with impairments get a job in Austria
People with impairments get a job in Austria (08/04/2016)

In Kärnten, ESF-funded projects help around 50 people with impairments and disabilities find a job in the food retail sector.

Improving quality of life in Bulgaria
Improving quality of life in Bulgaria (10/03/2016)

An ESF-funded project to help 220 people who need assistance to live independently.

Helping female engineers back into work
Helping female engineers back into work (03/03/2016)

The Hannover region helps female engineers re-enter the labour market.

Thinking out of the box in Czech Republic
Thinking out of the box in Czech Republic (26/02/2016)

‘Housing First’, a pioneering ESF-funded project that helps homeless people to integrate into society.

Social business in Portugal
Social business in Portugal (29/01/2016)

A store in the Portuguese city of Santarém employs psychiatric patients, while tackling the stigma attached to mental illness.

New approaches to help immigrants find employment
New approaches to help immigrants find employment (13/11/2015)

An ESF co-funded project will bring immigrant jobseekers and employers together to boost internationalisation efforts in Finnish companies.

Boosting social development to fight poverty
Boosting social development to fight poverty (30/10/2015)

Partnership and social development are critical to the success of the CLDS – 3G programme in Portugal’s Ribeira de Pena region, which is tackling unemployment, poverty and an ageing population.

Easing transition of migrant children into school
Easing transition of migrant children into school (30/10/2015)

A primary school in the German city of Puchheim is helping migrant children make a smooth transition into school. The ESF will now fund a part-time teaching position to support these efforts.

Over €283 million of EU funds for inclusive growth in Italy
Over €283 million of EU funds for inclusive growth in Italy (22/10/2015)

Investments to address refugee crisis and strengthen the public administration in Southern Italy

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.

Vienna to set up college for 1000 young refugees
Vienna to set up college for 1000 young refugees (02/10/2015)

The Austrian capital Vienna is planning to establish a part ESF-funded college for young refugees aged between 15 and 21 to ease their transition into the regular education and vocational training system.

Supporting the integration of asylum seekers and refugees
Supporting the integration of asylum seekers and refugees (25/09/2015)

An extraordinary meeting of managing authorities on 25 September discussed how to optimise the use of the ESF and the FEAD to support the integration of asylum seekers and refugees and exchange good practice and experience in this field

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.

Tackling unemployment on the Canary Islands
Tackling unemployment on the Canary Islands (28/08/2015)

The Canary Islands Employment Service (SCE) will invest EUR 2.2 million in projects to help immigrants, people suffering from social exclusion, and those with disabilities to find work.

The ‘Power of Togetherness’
The ‘Power of Togetherness’ (28/08/2015)

An ESF-funded project in Croatia has launched a volunteering campaign to lend a helping hand to the elderly in the town of Buzet.

Adoption of Spanish programme for social inclusion and social economy
Adoption of Spanish programme for social inclusion and social economy (12/08/2015)

1.1 billion euros to support social inclusion and social economy

From convict to cook
From convict to cook (24/07/2015)

Inmates in seven Slovak prisons can now train as cooks in the framework of an ESF-backed project to improve their employment prospects after being released.

A boost for social inclusion
A boost for social inclusion (17/07/2015)

The second edition of the ESF-funded project ‘Polis’ helped 50 mentally disabled and socio-economically disadvantaged people improve their chances on the employment market. Half of the participants have now found a job – 17 of them with a permanent contract.

ESF and UK National Lottery join forces against poverty
ESF and UK National Lottery join forces against poverty (10/07/2015)

The European Social Fund and the UK National Lottery have pledged GBP 14 million (EUR 19.7 million) to tackle poverty and unemployment in the city of Leicester and the surrounding county.

Komoly segítség a fogyatékossággal élő álláskeresőknek
Komoly segítség a fogyatékossággal élő álláskeresőknek (12/06/2015)

Végéhez közeledik az ESZA által finanszírozott projekt, amelynek célja a fogyatékossággal élő és megváltozott munkaképességű álláskeresők segítése a kelet-magyarországi Hajdú-Bihar megyében.

Mentoring young offenders to transform lives
Mentoring young offenders to transform lives (22/05/2015)

The partly ESF-funded youth justice organisation Le Chéile in Ireland is hoping to extend its services to reach more young offenders with its newly-launched strategy for 2015 to 2017 ‘Inspiring Change, Transforming Lives’.

Job creation improves efficiency, reduces downtime
Job creation improves efficiency, reduces downtime (08/05/2015)

Creating new jobs leads to greater efficiency, flexibility and satisfaction among employees, plus it reduces downtime. These are the results of five ESF-funded pilot projects conducted in the Netherlands.

Career support for immigrant mothers
Career support for immigrant mothers (08/05/2015)

A new ESF-funded project is helping mothers with an immigrant background to launch their professional career in Germany.

Additional language classes for refugees to boost integration
Additional language classes for refugees to boost integration (02/04/2015)

Thanks to ESF funding, the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate will offer twice as many German language and orientation classes for refugees than in 2014, bringing the total up to 80.

A LEAP for the socially disadvantaged
A LEAP for the socially disadvantaged (19/03/2015)

A new social development centre has just opened its doors in the village of Xewkija on Gozo Island, Malta.

Brandenburg invests in fight against illiteracy
Brandenburg invests in fight against illiteracy (16/01/2015)

The German state of Brandenburg has launched a new programme to help fight illiteracy in adults.

Brixton prison bakery to expand
Brixton prison bakery to expand (09/01/2015)

The ESF-funded Bad Boys’ Bakery in Brixton Prison (London) may soon double its inmate workforce, the BBC reports.

ESF makes a difference
ESF makes a difference (12/12/2014)

A project for young people facing difficulties entering the labour market wins the yearly ESF award in the Netherlands.

Eat, drink, empower!
Eat, drink, empower! (12/12/2014)

Thanks to an ESF-funded project, people with disabilities are opening a café in the Czech region of Carlsbad.

Visszatérés a rendes kerékvágásba
Visszatérés a rendes kerékvágásba (12/12/2014)

A magyarországi ESZA-projektnek köszönhetően összesen százhúsz hajléktalan ember kapott segítséget ahhoz, hogy újra tudja kezdeni életét.

Commission adopts ESF programme for social inclusion in Portugal
Commission adopts ESF programme for social inclusion in Portugal (11/12/2014)

Young people and those in danger of exclusion and poverty are at the centre of Portugal’s ESF programme for social inclusion.

Youth apprenticeship advice
Youth apprenticeship advice (27/11/2014)

In the German town of Ulm, young people from immigrant families can get free advice on trade or commercial apprenticeships, thanks to an ESF project.

On the road to employment
On the road to employment (14/11/2014)

Over 100 people found a job or a training course thanks to an ESF project in the Swedish towns of Avesta and Hedemora.

Active and qualified women
Active and qualified women (03/10/2014)

An ESF project will provide job training for 800 women in four different regions in Romania.

Books for the blind
Books for the blind (25/09/2014)

A library for blind and visually impaired people recently opened its doors in Ljubljana.

Sharing opportunities online
Sharing opportunities online (19/09/2014)

In the Croatian city of Osijek, people with disabilities can use a new web portal to find a job.

Building capacities for the most vulnerable
Building capacities for the most vulnerable (11/09/2014)

ESF funding in the Czech region of Ústecký will be used to help school students and people with disabilities to find a job.

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.

Élet a börtön után
Élet a börtön után (28/08/2014)

Magyar elítéltek profi kertésznek tanulnak.

‘Linking In’ in Ireland
‘Linking In’ in Ireland (25/07/2014)

A new service in Ireland is helping workers return to work after absence caused by illness

A pearl of a project
A pearl of a project (26/06/2014)

In France, the ESF-supported PERLE project is successfully helping the homeless into accommodation and jobs

A home for hope
A home for hope (16/05/2014)

In Bulgaria, a new project is improving the quality of life for disabled children

Enabling learning
Enabling learning (09/05/2014)

‘Disability is not an obstacle to study’ is the motto of a new ESF project in Lithuania

Finer Finnish skills
Finer Finnish skills (25/04/2014)

In Finland, immigrant entrepreneurs are being helped with focused language training

Providing a safety net
Providing a safety net (11/04/2014)

In Finland, an ESF project is targeting the social inclusion of young people and promoting the rehabilitation of ex-offenders

Service station skills
Service station skills (27/03/2014)

In Spain, an energy company is working with an NGO and the ESF to offer new opportunities to disabled jobseekers

Tailored support for disabled jobseekers
Tailored support for disabled jobseekers (21/03/2014)

Ireland launches a new initiative to help people with disabilities get back into work

From disability to ability
From disability to ability (13/03/2014)

An ESF project in Romania is helping people with disabilities to join the labour market

Grants to boost jobs
Grants to boost jobs (13/03/2014)

In Malta, 170 employers receive ESF employment-support grants to help provide jobs for disabled and unemployed people

Aurora Borealis lights the way
Aurora Borealis lights the way (07/03/2014)

“Never give up” is the motto of a Swedish ESF project aimed at the most disadvantaged jobseekers

Acting through civil society
Acting through civil society (24/02/2014)

The ESF in Croatia helps fund a series of new projects for disadvantaged groups

A fiatalok beilleszkedése
A fiatalok beilleszkedése (07/02/2014)

Zárókonferenciával ért véget a fiatalok társadalmi integrációját segítő ESZA-projekt Magyarországon

Early integration
Early integration (16/01/2014)

Croatia implements an EU-funded programme for children with disabilities

LEAPing social barriers
LEAPing social barriers (19/12/2013)

Malta has launched a project to combat poverty and exclusion as part of social policy reforms

Vouchers for work
Vouchers for work (15/11/2013)

The Netherlands launches a voucher scheme to encourage employers to take on young people

Disabled and enabled
Disabled and enabled (15/11/2013)

Irish minister praises pilot project to help young people with disabilities join the mainstream job market

'No te Rindas Nunca'
'No te Rindas Nunca' (25/10/2013)

The Spanish communications campaign for disabled people 'Never Give Up’ earns a Bronze Echo Award in Chicago

Gardens for growth
Gardens for growth (04/10/2013)

In Belgium, an ESF project is helping disadvantaged schoolchildren make choices for the future

No bars to skills
No bars to skills (27/09/2013)

Latvia gives new skills to help ex-prisoners reintegrate better

Veterans with a vocation
Veterans with a vocation (06/09/2013)

In the UK, military veterans are helping jobseekers build confidence and get on in life and work

Certified skilled
Certified skilled (25/07/2013)

Disadvantaged women awarded certificates to promote their new skills

A sense of achievement
A sense of achievement (18/07/2013)

People with impaired vision gain ‘physio’ skills in Latvia

Jobs on the menu
Jobs on the menu (16/05/2013)

In the past years, ESF support has helped finance over 1400 projects to improve employment and social needs in the Alsace region

Helping older people with disabilities
Helping older people with disabilities (16/05/2013)

A Polish ESF project is offering training and support for disabled jobseekers over 45 years old

Supporting disabled job-seekers
Supporting disabled job-seekers (10/05/2013)

The ESF in Poland is offering 200 paid traineeships for the disabled

Caring skills for immigrants
Caring skills for immigrants (29/04/2013)

An elderly-care course aimed at immigrant home help is relaunched in Spain

‘Pepping up’ job possibilities
‘Pepping up’ job possibilities (11/04/2013)

Job opportunities for disabled people in Ireland are getting a new impetus with the ESF supported PEP project

Special kids with special needs
Special kids with special needs (11/04/2013)

With ESF funding the Nadezhda Association in Bulgaria is helping children with special educational needs stay on at school

Natural and inclusive
Natural and inclusive (12/03/2013)

A social innovation project in Finland is using natural environments to build wellbeing and inclusiveness among disadvantaged groups

A treasured Chest
A treasured Chest (12/03/2013)

In the Czech Republic the ESF is supporting a community initiative for socially excluded youngsters

Clubbing together
Clubbing together (12/03/2013)

A social integration club in Poland is helping the long-term unemployed with ESF support

Signing on for work
Signing on for work (28/02/2013)

A 24-7 sign-language translation service is helping workers with hearing difficulties to integrate better at work

Better skills, better chances
Better skills, better chances (21/02/2013)

In Lithuania the ESF is helping disadvantaged families to help themselves

Social Investment for growth and cohesion
Social Investment for growth and cohesion (20/02/2013)

The Commission has called on Member States to prioritise social investment and to modernise their welfare states. This means better performing active inclusion strategies and a more efficient and more effective use of social budgets.

Caring for social inclusion
Caring for social inclusion (09/01/2013)

Greece extends ESF funding for day-care centres

Improving literacy skills
Improving literacy skills (19/12/2012)

In the Netherlands, steps are being taken to identify problems and improve literacy skills among job-seekers

Putting veterans back on track
Putting veterans back on track (06/12/2012)

An ESF skills project for ex-military offenders wins award in the UK

Getting qualifications that count
Getting qualifications that count (06/12/2012)

New perspectives for the low-skilled in Poland

New chances for new citizens
New chances for new citizens (29/11/2012)

Recent immigrants are getting practical help and training in Swedish municipalities

K9 talents
K9 talents (21/11/2012)

An ESF project in Latvia is helping blind people enjoy fuller lives by providing guide dogs

Big Top skills
Big Top skills (14/11/2012)

In Finland, an innovative circus is helping disadvantaged groups build self-esteem by joining in

Social mobility brings social success
Social mobility brings social success (07/11/2012)

The mobile provision of social services in a Latvian region has proved a successful model for emulation

Resources for rehabilitation
Resources for rehabilitation (11/10/2012)

Latvia is using ESF funding to support rehabilitation and social care for the vulnerable

Enabled car mechanics
Enabled car mechanics (13/09/2012)

ESF gives a boost for aspiring car mechanics among young disabled people in the UK

Out of the orphanage and into work
Out of the orphanage and into work (31/08/2012)

In Lithuania, the ESF is helping integrate adults who were orphans into the labour market

Supporting citizens with hearing disabilities
Supporting citizens with hearing disabilities (10/08/2012)

With ESF support, Spanish region launches a service to boost employment and social inclusion among deaf people

Fostering children’s futures
Fostering children’s futures (03/08/2012)

An ESF project in Bulgaria is building a cadre of trained foster families