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Conference on: Catalysing reforms - ESF support for better governance, 19-20 October 2011, Warsaw

17 October 2011

Conference objectives:

Support for good governance initiatives must be seen as complementary to successful implementation of the traditional areas of intervention covered under ESF, such as: employment, social integration or human and social capital. Consequently, the goals of Europe 2020 Strategy concerning the higher employment rates, increase in the number of better quality workplaces and facilitating social inclusion can also be met while developing the good governance idea in ESF programmes and projects. Support for better governance enhances public management process and secures effective implementation of socio-economic reforms. The conference aims at summarising the effects of good governance initiatives supported by the ESF and at continuing an in-depth debate on the future of such initiatives within the cohesion policy. Read more and programme

The EPSA 2015 winners are…

Supra-local and local award: Every Child Safe Forever – The Development of Relentless Family Case Management and the End of Parole and Other Court Orders, submitted by the Youth Protection Amsterdam Region (NL)
European, national and regional award: BQ-Portal – The Information Portal for Foreign Professional Qualifications, submitted by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (DE)
Cross-cutting award: Urban Environment and Health, submitted by the Barcelona Provincial Council (ES)
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