EU Cohesion Policy

Multiple Framework Service Contract with DG REGIO

Since 2013 we have been the main provider of training on EU Cohesion Policy 2014–2020 and 2021–2027 to the staff of EU institutions, national managing authorities and civil society organisations. We have been implementing these activities under two consecutive Framework contracts for DG Regio, European Commission (latest reference is 2018CE16BAT060).

This is an acknowledgement of EIPA’s long-established expertise in the area of Structural and Cohesion Funds. On this topic, we offer a comprehensive training package that is tailored to country-specific and authority-specific needs. EIPA’s expertise covers the following in depth:

  • Comparison of the 2014–2020 and the 2021–2027 programming periods;
  • Strategic programming and project pipelines;
  • Conditionality and enabling conditions;
  • Programme management, monitoring and evaluation;
  • Revenue-generating projects;
  • Greater use of simplification and implementation of SCOs;
  • Financial management and audit;
  • Internal and external audit of EU-funded programmes and projects;
  • Performance audit of EU funds;
  • Cost–benefit analysis of EU-financed projects;
  • Project strategy for EU 2020 and post-2020 funding.

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If your organisation or institute has a specific training need, you can create your own course by building on the core modules of our existing courses and e-learning models. We also offer consultancy and coaching in different formats to European public administrations and agencies. Don’t hesitate to contact us.

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