Focus on Verification tasks #Winter break #Paris

ETCP invites you to Verification Winter Break : Tackling control and fraud prevention efficiently from 5 to 9 December in Paris (France) With experts Susanne Volz, Franck Sottou, Severino Osterero focus on Verification tasks for 5days. The very point of verification is to prevent and/or detect and correct irregularities. The purpose of the seminar is to enable the participants to identify and deal with irregularities more effectively and more efficiently. Focus on 2 levels: the skills level of the individual participant (focus on verification methods) improvement options of the management and control systems. More info in video Contact us to register to
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Financial instruments’ support for inclusion & employment #personal loans

A new fi-compass advisory publication explains how financial instruments can support Member State objectives for inclusion and employment. The factsheet highlights how Member States can proactively use the ESF to stimulate personal loans through financial instruments. The new publication shows how personal loans can help produce an educated, well‑trained workforce, with balanced work‑life conditions. This contributes to competitiveness and productivity in the European Union, enhancing social inclusion and reducing poverty. The factsheet describes benefits of financial instruments for ESF stakeholders by answering: Click here to download and share the new ESF factsheet on Personal Loans from the fi-compass website. Interested in
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ETCP Seminars: Satisfaction and progression rates up to 80%

Your progress and satisfaction are at the heart of our activity! With specific qualitative and quantitative indicators we set up our own “Results Based Approach” to ensure quality of our seminars! To improve your training experience, we give a high consideration to your feedback in evaluations filled after each session. On Satisfaction, we consider 3 criteria: training content, lecturers approach and general organisation. We are proud to come with a satisfaction rate of 91%! On Progression, we consider the difference between participants’ results to ex-ante and ex-post quizzes. You can be proud to totalise a progression rate of 82% (since the set up of the quizzes in January 2016) Spread the word.. and see you
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Fraud prevention at stake #ETCP munich training #EC Anti-fraud measures

The European Commission has pledged 14.5 million euros to support Member States in fighting fraud, corruption and other illegal activities. Under the Hercule III Anti-fraud Programme, the Commission will finance projects such as training customs officers to better recognize illegal trade. “Member States must be properly equipped to address fraud against the EU budget,” said Giovanni Kessler, Director-General of the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF).  From 9 to 10 May in Munich, ETCP key expert, Ms Susanne Volz, invites you to tackle Fraud prevention focusing on how to manage anti-fraud risk assessment: 2-Day | Fraud “Identifying Fraud & mitigating the key risks” Date : 9 to
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Special Event Brussels ” Fraud seminar” 7-8 December #Control #Risk

How to set up proportionate and cost-effective anti-fraud measures?  ETCP organises on 7&8 December in Brussels for 2 days to focus on Fraud prevention in the management of your OPs and Projects with experts Ms Susanne Volz and Mr Franck Sottou. This seminar will help you to understand fraud types, to detect threats and risks to set up you anti-fraud strategies covering the whole management of your OPs and Project: How to target and mitigate the key risks? How to manage Anti-fraud risk assessment? With practical expertise, concrete cases and exchange of experience from other Member States, this seminar will give you the opportunity to clarify and enforce the control of your funds
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Simplification at stake

European Commission announced on 9 June,  its intention to create a High Level Group on simplification. The idea is to assess and monitor the uptake of simplification opportunities to access and use ESIF by the Member States.
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