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European Social Fund Plus



Report | 17 June 2022

Since 2016, annual reports synthesise the ESF achievements on the basis of the annual implementation reports submitted by member states. This latest edition summarises the achievements by end 2020 (reported by MS in 2021). It was prepared by the ESF Data Support Centre.

Transnational cooperation | 7 June 2022

This toolkit recommends seven strategic steps to follow in support of scaling-up of social innovations. The seven steps are inspired by a range of European and other research projects, practical experiences, European Union (EU) policy acquis, and dialogue about research, practice and policy.

Transnational cooperation | 23 February 2022

Community-led local development (CLLD) is a bottom-up approach to policy development that encourages local people to form a Local Action Group (LAG) – a partnership that designs and implements an integrated development strategy for their area.

Report | 6 January 2022

The case studies in this report show how the Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived (FEAD)  is protecting and caring for Europe’s citizens and helping to lift them out of poverty, using a combination of material support and access to services.