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  • 24/01/2018

    Diverse approaches to supporting Europe’s most deprived - FEAD case studies 2017

    The Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived (FEAD) offers assistance to some of the most vulnerable persons in the EU. The assistance may take the form of food, clothing and other essentials, accompanied by advice, counselling or other help to re-integrate into society.

    This catalogue provides a snapshot of FEAD-funded initiatives across the EU but also highlights how they can potentially complement other EU-funded programmes such as the European Social Fund.

  • 13/11/2017

    Toolbox 2017 edition - Quality of Public administration

    The Toolbox aims to support, guide and encourage those who want to modernise public administrations in support of prosperous, fair and resilient societies. It is intended as a reference and resource by pointing readers to existing EU policies and international practices, illustrated by inspirational case studies.

    The 2017 edition builds on user feedback and demand for more detailed information, as well as wider coverage of topics. It includes more recent policy developments and refreshed case studies.

    The detailed chapters (full version) can be downloaded below. The abridged version is available in one single file (scroll down and download).


  • 07/11/2017

    Projects and organisations funded by the European Union Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) – Report 7

    This report presents examples of projects and organisations across Europe dealing with social protection, social inclusion, employment and labour mobility. All selected project were supported by the Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) as well as its predecessors, the EURES and PROGRESS programmes.

  • 19/10/2017

    Performance Monitoring Report of the EU Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) 2015-2016

    The EaSI programme provides financial support to promote a high level of quality and sustainable employment, guarantee adequate and decent social protection, combat social exclusion and poverty, and improve working conditions across the EU. This performance report shows positive developments in 2015-16, in particular high satisfaction of EaSi funded policy evidence and events. Awareness raising about EaSI-supported social policy innovation project is indicated as an area for improvement.


    The full report is available in English only. An executive summary is available in English, French and German.

  • 15/09/2017

    Synthesis Report of ESF 2016 Annual Implementation Reports

    The present report has been prepared in the frame of the “ESF Performance and Thematic Reports” contract.

    It provides a summary of monitoring information reported by Member States in their Annual Implementation Reports covering the years 2014 and 2015.

    This report provides:

    • An overview of the progress made in the physical and financial implementation,
    • An overview and assessment of the performance,
    • An analysis of the progress towards the milestones and targets of the performance framework,
    • An analysis of the contribution of ESF/YEI to the main EU policy objectives,
    • An assessment of the consistency of reporting and the reporting on progress on general ex ante conditionality 7.

    Links to countries fiches