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When Austria joined the European Union it became a recipient of moneys from the European Social Fund (ESF) dedicated to labor market promotion activities. This means that a proportion of Austrian payments to the EU is returned to Austria earmarked for this particular purpose. The ESF aims to foster structural change actively by promoting human capital. As the European Union handles its financial involvement in the labor market policies of its member states solely through the ESF, it can thus exercise more influence on national strategies through the ESF than within the scope of other Community activities in the field of ...
is the European Union’s main financial instrument for supporting employment in the Member States as well as promoting economic and social cohesion. ESF spending amounts to around 10% of the EU’s total budget. The ESF is one of the EU Structural Funds , which are dedicated to improving social cohesion and economic well-being across the regions of the Union. The Structural Funds are redistributive financial instruments that support cohesion within Europe by concentrating spending on the less-developed regions. The particular aim of ESF spending is to support the creation of more and better jobs in the EU, which it does by ...
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Offshore contractor appointed for Wave Hub « South West RDA
The South West RDA (Regional Development Agency) has announced the appointment of CTC Marine Projects as offshore contractor for the pioneering Wave Hub marine energy project. CTC Marine, which is part of the global Trico Marine Group headquarted in Texas, will handle the load out and installation of Wave Hub’s 25km armoured subsea cable, and the deployment of the hub itself on the seabed in 50m of water. The £7 million contract was awarded following a competitive tender and was announced at today’s (May 19) All Energy exhibition and conference in Aberdeen. Wave Hub is creating the world’s largest test ... market research, surveys and trends
George Soros On 'Education: A Way Forward'
These meetings often begin with pious statements and end with lofty declarations. I would like to see something different come out of today's summit. We are all here because we know what a serious problem we face and recognize that we urgently need to find a solution. Up to 12 million Roma live in Europe today, primarily in the East. This region, for the most part, has shown tremendous economic growth over the past two decades. For most Roma, however, life is worse than before. Under communism, they were assigned housing and jobs. But the factories in which many worked have gone out of business. Seventy percent of Roma are ... market research, surveys and trends

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European Social Fund and Labor Market Policy
When Austria joined the European Union it became a recipient of moneys from the European Social Fund (ESF) dedicated to labor market promotion activities. This means that a proportion of Austrian payments to the EU is returned to Austria earmarked for this particular purpose. The ESF aims to foster structural change actively by promoting human capital. As the European Union handles its financial involvement in the labor market policies of its member states solely through the ESF, it can thus exercise more influence on national strategies through the ESF than within the scope of other Community activities in the field of ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
The european social fund: adapTabiliTy of enTerprises and ...
european social fund 2007-2013: investing in people. In the current programming period 2007-2013, the ESF has a budget of € 76 billion to ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Future of cohesion policy sparks EU row
The future of the EU's cohesion policy - which is currently being discussed in Brussels - is likely to divide member states, as some are said to be pushing for the re-nationalisation of European pro-employment funding while others are fighting for the status quo to be maintained in years to come. The European Social Fund (ESF) is one of the European regional funding mechanisms, which aim to reduce economic and social differences across the EU. The specific objective of the ESF is to promote employment and social inclusion throughout all the regions of the European Union. For the period 2007-2013, the European ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Offender Employment Project On Track To Beat Target
A NOMS project to enable offenders and ex-offenders to access employment services and enter the labour market is set to exceed its targets.   And not only is it beating its target of 30,000 programme starts, it's also making a real difference to offenders and their families. One mother recently wrote to thank a case worker for getting her ‘real son back again'.   The NOMS Co-Financing Organisation (CFO) received £45million of European Social Fund money to help with phase one of the Offender Employment Project, which launched last year. NOMS CFO uses a range of providers and sub-contractors to fill gaps in ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

INFORMATION RESOURCES

REGULATION (EC) No 1081/2006 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE ...
on the European Social Fund and repealing Regulation (EC) No 1784/1999 ... the mission of the European Social Fund (ESF) in relation ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
EU Grants Program -- U.S. Commercial Service Harrisburg
The European Union has many different types of grants, delivered in different ways to various forms of recipients. Most EU funding is not paid directly by the European Commission to private beneficiaries, but via the national and regional authorities of the Member States. This is the case of payments under the structural policy financial instruments (the four Structural Funds: European Regional Development Fund, European Social Fund, European Agricultural Guidance and Guarantee Fund and Financial Instrument for Fisheries Guidance) which make up the great bulk of EU funding. 1.1. INSIDE THE EU 1.1.1. THE STRUCTURAL FUNDS AND THE ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Mainstreaming gender in the European Structural Funds
Paper prepared for the Mainstreaming Gender in European Public Policy Workshop, University of Wisconsin-Madison, October 14-15 2000 Dr Mary Braithwaite Tacitus sprl Rue Valduc 296 B-1160 Brussels Tel: +32 2 502 72 25 Fax: +32 2 512 71 24 E-mail: MaryBraithwaite@compuserve.com Mary Braithwaite has been engaged as expert consultant by the Directorate-General Regional Policy (formerly DG XVI) and by the Directorate-General Employment (formerly DG V) during the period 1997 — 2000 to provide technical advice on integrating gender equality in the European Structural Funds. She has also worked with DG ...
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According to sources does Researchers Claim Men Have More Personality?
Medical News Today: Males have more pronounced personalities than females across a range of species -- from humans to house sparrows -- according to new research. man with personality Consistent personality traits, such as aggression and daring, are also more important to females when looking for a mate than they are to males. Research from the University of Exeter draws together a range of studies to reveal the role that sexual selection plays in this disparity between males and females. The study shows that in most species males show more consistent, predictable behaviours, particularly in relation to parental care, aggression ...
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what im looking for is information , a friend of mine has been made redundant , so has had to sign on for benefits (in the uk) this is a uk question not overseas , he is not really going to be out of work long as its 1st time he ever claimed benefits , hes 44 has some trade skills but was told that when you claim jobseekers (JSA) , the job centre sometimes puts you through training courses to help you get a more better job , ie like a fork lift truck drivers license , he was even told they may put you through driving lessons , which he thinks is probably untrue he has not enquired as yet as he only signed on 2 days ago and has ...