Other Programmes

EU Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI)

EaSI brings together three EU programmes managed separately between 2007 and 2013: PROGRESS, EURES and Progress Microfinance.

EaSI support:

  • the modernisation of employment and social policies with the PROGRESS axis;
  • job mobility with the EURES axis;
  • access to micro-finance and social entrepreneurship with the Microfinance and Social Entrepreneurship axis.

Useful link: http://ec.europa.eu/social/main.jsp?catId=1081

Ended projects

Title: Assessing Adequacy and Long Term distributive effects of the Italian pension system

PI: Prof. BOSI Paolo

EU Health Programme 2014-2020

The third Health Programme has 4 overarching objectives. It seeks to:

  • Promote health, prevent diseases and foster supportive environments for healthy lifestyles taking into account the 'health in all policies' principle,
  • Protect Union citizens from serious cross-border health threats,
  • Contribute to innovative, efficient and sustainable health systems,
  • Facilitate access to better and safer healthcare for Union citizens.

Annual call for proposals are published on the basis of an annual work programme. The current call for proposal’s priorities are the following:

  • Migrants’ health: Best practices in care provision for vulnerable migrants and refugees
  • Gathering knowledge and exchanging best practices on measures reducing underage drinking and heavy episodic drinking
  • Gathering knowledge and exchanging best practises to on measures to prevent illicit drug use in line with the minimum quality standards in drug demand reduction
  • Support to Member States and stakeholders to address the chronic disease challenge

The deadline is 2nd June 2016

More information: http://ec.europa.eu/chafea/health/projects.html

Creative Europe

The Creative Europe programme bring together the former Culture, MEDIA and MEDIA Mundus Programmes (2007-2013). The programme aims to support the European audiovisual, cultural and creative sector. different funding schemes encourage the audiovisual, cultural and creative players to operate across Europe, to reach new audiences and to develop the skills needed in the digital age contributing to safeguarding cultural and linguistic diversity.

Useful link: https://eacea.ec.europa.eu/creative-europe_en

https://eacea.ec.europa.eu/creative-europe/funding_en

European International Cooperation and Development

Commission's Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO) is responsible for development cooperation policy responsible for formulating European Union development policy and thematic policies in order to reduce poverty in the world, to ensure sustainable economic, social and environmental development and to promote democracy, the rule of law. Funding are provided in the form of grants to support projects and organisations furthering its development objectives. It also offers public contracts and provides budget and sector support.

More information: https://ec.europa.eu/europeaid/about-funding_en

European TENDER

The European Commission uses public contracts to buy services such as studies, technical assistance and training; consultancy, conference and publicity services; books.

Below the link to current tendering procedures for each EC service sector: http://ec.europa.eu/contracts_grants/contracts_en.htm