The Results-Oriented Approach: Cohesion Policy at work

DG Budget Director General, Ms Nadia Calviño, presented the progress and challenges ahead of the EU Budget Focused on Results initiative during the 7th European Evaluation Conference “The result orientation: Cohesion Policy at work”. The conference, organised by the Directorates-General for Regional and Urban Policy and Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion of the European Commission, gathered Managing Authorities, evaluation experts, the academia, and stakeholders from across Europe to discuss and highlight the benefits of evidence based policy making. EU Budget Focused on Results Presentation is available here. Let’s talk about Results and Indicators from 10 to 11 October 2016 in Paris with
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Last seats for Selection seminar in May : prepare calls and select operations

ETCP invites you to 3-Day seminar on Selection focusing on selection and preparation of call  from 30 May to 1 June 2016 in Paris. Lectured by Mr Franck Sottou, this training will be the occasion to exchange about: New ESI Funds objectives and approach Methods of Selection The selection process Guiding Principles vs Selection critera Guideline for applicants Competitive selection scoring using the Simple Multi-Attribute Rating Technique Better templates for selection & awarding the contract Including ex-ante and ex-post tests, participants will receive a certificate of qualification at the end of the training.  3-Day | Selection – Last seats “Preparing calls and selecting
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Introduction to the selection process with Colm Dunne #GuidingPrinciples #Results #Performance

We are pleased to introduce this month one of our main senior expert, Mr Colm Dunne, International Public Sector Team Leader and lecturer for ETCP seminars for 8 years. From 30 May to 1 June 2016, Colm will lecture for the second time, new 2016 seminar on selection and evaluation process. “The Common Provisions Regulation for current period introduced a new requirement to include the Guiding Principles for selection.” So how have the Member States addressed this new requirement? What are the best practices? What is the difference between guiding principles and selection criteria? What a guiding principle looks like in practice? What are the main concerns
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E-governance & Simplified Costs at stake! #simplication #E-cohesion #seminars

One of the main objectives for 2014-2020 is to improve and simplify access to EU Funding and make rules and procedures simpler. According to this initiative, by decision of 10 July 2015, the Commission has set up a High Level Group of Independent Experts on Monitoring Simplification for Beneficiaries of the ESIF. By looking at the use of IT tools available for beneficiaries to apply for funding and manage projects, they identify good practices and ideas not tested yet, and make recommendations to improve the uptake of simplification measures for 2014-2020. More information on EC’s webside: https://ec.europa.eu/futurium/en/simplify-esif Interested in the issue ?
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LAST SEATS February-March 2016: new seminar, new venue #selection #verification

2016 starts with 2 seminars in Paris and Munich New seminar 3-Day | Selection “Preparing calls and selecting operations” Date : 22 to 24 February Venue : Paris . Get more in-depth knowledge of project monitoring in relation to programmes, calls and strategic planning Ask for detailed agenda New venue 3-Day | Verification “Preventing, detecting and correcting errors and irregularities” Date : 7 to 9 March 2016 Venue : Paris . Improve systems, procedures and tools to prevent, detect and correct errors, irregularities and fraud Ask for detailed agenda Interested to participate? Register online Read Full ETCP Programme 2016 by clicking here
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Let’s make new OPs clear & simple for beneficiaries: Special focus Communication

From 23 to 24 November 2015 in Paris, ETCP invites you to participate to 2-Day seminar on Communication: “The key to more strategic communication”. Let’s make new OPs clear and simple for beneficiaries: • Improving communication on the objectives, the funds and the results of OP and operations • Getting better skills of communication specific to EU Funds • Simplifying EU objectives and exchanging experience Interested to take part to this training and design a full action plan ready to be implemented? Contact us for more information or save your seat online.
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Focus on all steps of EU Funds management: Feedbacks from October & New christmas session 14-18 December

For 5 days, from 19 to 23 October 2015,  participants from MA IB CA AA and Minstries gathered in Paris  to exchange experiences and good/bad practices. Covering the essentials of new 2014-2020 EU rules, experts presented key steps and functions of EU Funds management (project & programme management, strategies, control..). Participants evaluated their knowledge with ex-ante and ex-post tests.
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ESIF – H2020: Complementarity and Optimisation! #Innovation

ETCP invites you, in Paris, from 4 to 6 November to this unique new seminar focusing on Selection and strategies: how to make it more efficient and innovative? Last Seats ! During 3 days, you will get more in-depth knowledge of project monitoring in relation to programmes, calls and strategic planning. The seminar is the opportunity to improve on-going evaluation and strategic monitoring of
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