Spain

Aragón - ESF

Programme description

The OP "Autonomous Community of Aragón" aims to promote access to employment and labour mobility, promote social inclusion and invest in education. The programme particularly addresses the region's gap between labour offer and demand, the low levels of entrepreneurship, and focuses on active social inclusion, prevention of early school leaving, improvement of higher education access and integration of long term unemployed.

The OP has a total volume of €158 million with half of this amount contributed by the EU budget.

Expected impact

  • Increase the number of job holders including self-employed and achieve a better employability of unemployed persons.

  • Improve the social and labour situation of disadvantaged groups, especially regarding gender equality.

  • Reduce early school leaving and improve the quality of schooling with a focus on increasing the number of students with higher education degrees.

  • Raise the number of participants obtaining qualifications among people with primary or secondary education and inactive people up to 20,925 by 2023.

Regions

Aragón

Funds

ESF: 78,857,871.00 €

Thematic priorities

TA - Technical Assistance

TO10 - Education and training

TO8 - Employment and labour market

TO9 - Social inclusion

Financial information

Total OP budget: 157,715,742.00 €

Total EU contribution: 78,857,871.00 €

Managing Authority

Ministry of Employment and Social Security - Unidad Administradora del Fondo Social Europeo (UAFSE)

C/Pío Baroja, 6

E-28009 MADRID

+34 -91 / 363 - 18 00

http://www.empleo.gob.es/uafse/es/fse_2014-2020/

Head of unit

CCI number: 2014ES05SFOP018