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Clear benefit to EU support to employment and labour mobility according to Commission study
An evaluation by the Commission indicates that people in the EU have clearly benefited from employment and labour mobility support by the European Social Fund (ESF).
Commission evaluation shows that EU support for youth employment has provided clear benefit to young people
The Commission’s staff working document presents the main findings of the evaluation of the ESF and YEI support to youth employment during the period 2014-2018.
Cohesion policy invested EUR 23 Billion during the first semester of 2020
The Commission has released financial data on cohesion policy implementation in the first half of 2020 on the ESIF Open Data Platform. More than EUR 23 billion was invested across the Union under the 4 cohesion policy funds.
Recovering from the crisis: EU funding to protect jobs and support a green, digital, inclusive society and economy
The European Commission is putting forward changes needed for the EU’s social funding programmes to tackle social and employment challenges in the post-crisis era.
Cohesion Policy funding mobilised for quick and targeted response to the coronavirus emergency in Bulgaria
The European Commission welcomes the first important steps taken by Bulgaria to focus EU funds on fighting the coronavirus outbreak and tackling the economic and social impact stemming from it.
Cohesion Policy helps saving lives, jobs and businesses in the coronavirus outbreak and the Zagreb earthquake aftermath
Croatian authorities have already reallocated a total of € 400 million of the EU's Cohesion policy funds to address both pressing needs as well as longer-term social and economic consequences of the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative adopted
The Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative has been adopted and will enter into force on 1 April. €37 billion of cohesion policy money will strengthen healthcare systems, support SMEs, short-term employment schemes, and community-based services.
COVID-19: Commission welcomes political agreement on the Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative
The European Commission welcomed the European Parliament's adoption of the Commission's proposal for a Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative.
COVID-19: Commission sets out European coordinated response to counter the economic impact of the Coronavirus
COVID-19 is a severe public health emergency for our citizens, societies and economies with infections in all Member States. It is also a major economic shock to the EU. The Commission therefore presents today an immediate response to mitigate the socio-economic impact of the COVID-19 outbreak, centred on a European coordinated response.
Have your say until 6 January 2020: public consultation on ESF support to employment and mobility
The Commission has launched a 12-week public consultation to evaluate the support to employment and mobility by the European Social Fund (ESF) in the 2014-2018 period.
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