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Investing in young researchers : Carlos story

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Carlos conducts live-saving research into cancer in Salamanca, Spain. He has been able to advance his studies thanks to support from the European Social Fund (ESF).   The ESF’s Operational Programme … Lire la suite

‘Life coach’ is in business to help others

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Mogens overcame chronic shyness to become a musician and actor. Today, he runs his own life coach business through which he helps to motivate others. He set up his company after … Lire la suite

Tha Fairphone : A smartphone with social values !

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“Buy a fairphone, Join a movement” is kind of slogan for this new smartphone The least we can say is that the smartphone industry and much was written on its unethical … Lire la suite

How does the European Social Funds (FSE) help european entrepreneurship

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Bringing opportunities to Lithuanian ‘Neet’ youngsters –   ESF- funded project to support more than 35 000 young people as they build a future. The nationwide ‘Discover Yourself’ project aims to … Lire la suite

Going digital in Denmark

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ESF funding to boost Danish SMEs’ digitalisation processes and e-commerce. A new project, managed by FDIH, the Danish e-commerce association, aims to support SMEs in their digitalisation efforts, while enhancing their … Lire la suite

Andrzej (Poland) shares his own story : Disability is no barrier to work

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Andrzej used to have a secure, well-paid job in the shipyards of Gdynia, Poland until he became disabled. Five years of unemployment followed, then he took part in a job-seeking course … Lire la suite

Partners in Poland’s social economy

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Lower Silesia Voivodship is boosting the region’s ‘third sector’ with the help of ESF funding. Over EUR 3.7 million will go towards the creation of new non-government organisations (NGOs) and for … Lire la suite

Commission adopts ambitious new Circular Economy Package

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the Commission adopted an ambitious new Circular Economy Package to stimulate Europe’s transition towards a circular economy which will boost global competitiveness, foster sustainable economic growth and generate new jobs. On … Lire la suite

Responsible action – an opportunity to be harnessed

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As I write this column, the rain is pouring down and the wind beats menacingly at the roof sheets. It is almost dawn by the Aura River. This is not the … Lire la suite