European Network on Social Inclusion and Roma under the Structural Funds
Structural Funds: Investing in Roma
30th December 2015 | Technical Secretariat
The seminar brought together ESI Funds Managing Authorities to learn, inspire and get inspired in implementing the CLLD approach, foster better cooperation and ensure the most efficient use of the funding available.
29 December 2015 | Technical Secretariat
25th December 2015 | Technical Secretariat
The document provides recommendations on the efficient use of ESI Funds in tackling educational and spatial segregation based on the applicable EU legislative and policy frameworks. EURoma shared its views on the drat version of the Guide.
22nd December 2015 | TS
The European Commission informs about the 2016 Report on Roma and specifically about the new reporting framework template to be used to civil society and international organizations. Member States have already received the adapted template for public bodies.
20th December 2015 | Technical Secretariat
15th December 2015 | Technical Secretariat
11th December 2015 | TS
The publication "Making use of European Structural and Investment Funds for Roma inclusion. A Guide for local authorities” is now available in Czech. It is also available in English, Bulgarian, Croatian and Spanish.
1st December 2015 | TS
The analysis, funded with ESF and national funds, aims to identify and describe socially excluded localities and compare their current state with the year 2006, when the last extensive mapping was carried out.
1st December 2015 | Technical Secretariat
30th November 2015 | TS
The report has been drafted by the MEP Terry Reintke at the proposal of the Committee of Regional Development of the European Parliament. EURoma has contributed to the report by sharing the experience gained in the 2007-2013 period and providing input on the draft versions of the report.
1st October 2015 | Technical Secretariat
Hosted by the Spanish ESF Managing Authority, this will be the last partners’ meeting of the 2007-2013 programming period. It will aim to identify the main challenges for the implementation phase and review how transnational cooperation and the EURoma Network could help Member States to address them.
17th September 2015 | TS
This publication proposes a list of relevant indicators and tests the availability of existing data to measure progress (or the lack thereof) in addressing the exclusion of Roma in the Decade partner countries. It addresses the areas of employment, education, health and housing, non-discrimination, gender equality and poverty reduction.
20th July 2015 | Technical Secretariat
The knowledge gained within the Network on the use of ESI Funds for Roma inclusion in the 2007-2013 programming period and proposals for a more effective use in the 2014-2020 period were shared with representatives of the public authorities responsible for these funds in all Member States.
2nd July 2015 | TS
The Commission seeks expressions of interest to participate in piloting Integrity Pacts in projects co-financed by the Structural and Cohesion Funds.
25th June 2015 | TS
17th June 2015 | TS
The publication "Making use of European Structural and Investment Funds for Roma inclusion. A Guide for local authorities” is now available in English, Croatian, Bulgarian and Spanish. Czech version will be released soon.
1st June 2015 | Technical Secretariat
1st June 2015 | TS
27th May 2015
This handbook on how Structural Funds are used for social inclusion outlines EAPN’s guiding principles to assess a good practice of Structural Funds-funded projects on social inclusion drawing on examples of NGO-driven projects funded by Structural Funds under the previous programming period
27th May 2015 | TS
This handbook aims to provides practical advice to stakeholders involved in the preparation and implementation of interventions to improve the living conditions of Roma using European, national or local funds.
27th May 2015 | Euroma Technical Secretariat
The analysis reviews the impact of the economic and financial crisis, and the austerity measures imposed in response thereto, on the fundamental rights of individuals. Several mentions are made to vulnerable groups in general and Roma specifically as groups particularly affected by the measures adopted.
18th May 2015 | Technical Secretariat
During its two years of operation, the Network focused on achieving, through transnational cooperation, higher political commitment for the planning process of the 2014-2020 programming period and ensuring that the lessons learnt during the 2007-2013 programming period are incorporated as policy decisions in the new period.
15th May 2015 | TS
This European Commission's expert group is committed to establish a dialogue with partners working in the field of ESI Funds. The meeting served to review the state of play of negotiations on the 2014-2020 Operational Programmes and discuss issues of common interest.
8th May 2015
These handbooks, which provide an in-depth and technical analysis of two topics identified as among the most challenging ones, aim to serve as practical resources for Managing Authorities, Intermediate Bodies and other relevant stakeholders involved in the planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of ESI Funds. Together with the “Joint report on the use of Structural Funds for Roma inclusion” released in 2014, the handbooks are the key tools of the Network to achieve its goal of transferring the knowledge gained on the use of Structural Funds for Roma inclusion during the 2007-2013 programming period to the 2014-2020 period.
3rd May 2015 | TS
This publication, which was released by the European Commission in 2014, aims to provide guidance on how to effectively access and use the ESI Funds and on how to exploit complementarities with other instruments of relevant Union policies.
| EURoma network
This forum, which gathered stakeholders from all over Europe, served to confirm the interest of the European Commission in continuing the work for Roma inclusion and renew the commitment of the new government of the European institutions to take steps to improve the living conditions of the Roma community.
EURoma Network Technical Secretariat will take part in the 9th European Platform for Roma Inclusion organized by European Commission in Brussels on march 16th and 17th 2015. Public Institutions and civil society involved in the Roma inclusion work will also take part in the platform.
4th December 2014
5th and 6th of June | TS
28 Mayo, 2014 | TS
The workshop"Structural and Investment Funds 2014 - 2020 and integral actions for eliminating of the shanty towns" was celebrated to present the opportunities that offer the Structural and Investment Funds to carry out integral operations of rehousing and eradication of the shanty towns.
On 15th May DG EMPL and DG REGIO organised a joint meeting with Member States to move forward on follow up and evaluation of ESIF
04/04/2014 | TS
The Code of Conduct has been adopted on 7th January by the European Commission setting out the objectives and criteria to ensure that Member States implement the partnership principle within the Structural and Investment Funds for the period 2014-2020. The regulation makes an explicit reference to the participation of Roma people in Partnership Agreements and programmes.
On Dec. 20th the regulations adopted by the Council were officially published. The new rules and legislation governing the next round of EU Cohesion Policy for 2014-2020 define the conditions of eligibility and the criteria for the allocation of the EU cohesion policy funds.
10th May 2012
The EURoma Network held its half-yearly meeting in May in Bratislava hosted by the Slovak partners. It brought together over 55 participants to discuss a wide range of topics related to Roma and Structural Funds which are currently on the European agenda.
Brussels, Nov. 30th
The key objective of the conference aimed at highlighting the need for transparency and accountability when implementing initiatives targeting the Roma population at different levels and the importance of having effective evaluation and monitoring mechanisms.
Brussels, Nov 18-19
Aiming at exchanging good practices and recommendations the Belgian presidency gathered in Brussels ESF managing authorities and other stakeholders in order to debate on how to combat poverty and social exclusion with ESF support.
10 th Novermber, 2010
This report gives a first outlook on the future cohesion policy post-2013 and presents a current assessment of regional disparities in the EU and highlighting the contributions that regions and cohesion policy can make towards achieving the Europe 2020 Strategy goals.
As a follow up to the High Level Event developed in October 2009 the Commission is organizing a seminar on how to facilitate the use of EU funds to support projects aiming at the integration of the Roma in September in Hungary and it will be a high level event in Romania in October.
24th April 2009
Seville, 22-23 January 2008