The Connecting Europe Facility

The Connecting Europe Facility should be created to develop transnational energy, transport and telecommunication infrastructures: The financial envelope of €29, 2 billion (instead of the €50 billion forecasted by the Commission) should be divided as such: €23 billion for transport, €5 billion for energy and €1 billion for telecommunications (transferred from Cohesion Fund – instead of the 9,2 billion initially planned by the Commission)
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2014-2020 Budget: EPRC Study about new allocation of Structural and Cohesion Funds

Following European Council conclusions, on 7-8 February, announcing reduction of the budget and creation of new categories of regions “Transition regions”. A study of European Policies Research Centre is asking the crucial question “who are the winners and the losers?”. According to their study, they highlight, for example,that 9 countries appears to receive more allocations, such as Slovakia, Romania, Poland with more that 10% change in Cohesion policy allocations from 2007-2013 to 2014-20.
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European Council supports the Youth Employment Initiative

The president of the European Council proposed during the negotiations of the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) 2014-2020 to create the Youth Employment Initiative. The Initiative will be open to all regions (at the NUTS level 2) and should provide funds to support youth employment for regions with levels of youth unemployment above25%.
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3-DAY Seminar: Programming and Selecting 20 to 22 February 2013

ETCP launches 2013 seminars with it first seminar of the year in Paris about “The efficient Programming,selection of operations” on 20 to 22 February 2013. New brand 3-day seminar with special focus on 2014+ and a practical case to go more into detail to your daily work of programming and selecting operations. Thank you to all participants from Serbia, Bulgaria, Lithuania and Poland, it was a pleasure to welcome you in Paris!
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EU Funds Seminars in Paris NOW

First of all, happy new year! We wish you a wonderful year and to make a good start in 2013, we invite you in Paris to our coming 2 New Seminars about “Programming and Selecting” and “Verification”.  Clear vision of the closure   Sound anticipation of the future Please, register first online to guarantee seat and then you have 2 weeks to confirm your place
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New 2013 Programme is out!

2007- 2013 finishing, 2014+ coming… Franck Sottou and all ETCP’s team present new training programme for 2013 in Paris, Brussels and…on demand in your country. All of our Seminars are taken into account both preparation of the next programming period and also absorption and closure of interventions of the current one
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