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A presentation from PCC European Officer to the voluntary sector

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    European Funding European Funding Presentation Transcript

    • Convergence Update Gwyn Evans Pembrokeshire SET Outreach 24 October 2008
    • Introduction
      • Convergence: An Overview
      • Convergence & Objective 1: the differences
      • Convergence application process
      • Convergence ESF Priority 1
      • Another way of accessing funds - tendering
      • The role of Spatial European Teams
      • Questions?
    • Convergence: An Overview 1
      • ERDF Programme
        • P1 Building the Knowledge Economy
        • P2 Improving Business Competitiveness
        • P3 Developing Strategic Infrastructure
        • P4 An Attractive Business Environment
        • P5 Building Sustainable Communities
          • T1 Physical Regeneration
          • T2 Community Economic Development
    • Convergence: An Overview 2
      • ESF Programme
        • P1 Supplying Young People with Skills for Learning & Future Employment
        • P2 Increasing Employment & Tackling Economic Inactivity
        • P3 Improving Skills Levels & the Adaptability of the Workforce
        • P4 Modernising & Improving the Quality of our Public Services
    • Convergence: An Overview 3
      • Strategic Frameworks
        • 9 ERDF Thematic
        • 1 ERDF Spatial (Pembrokeshire Haven)
        • 6 ESF Thematic
      • Intended to improve impact & strengthen alignment between WAG and EU policies
      • Vitally important that any application properly addresses them
    • Convergence & Objective 1
      • Larger scale, longer (more costly) projects
      • Collaborative project planning - preference for regional projects
      • Large number of national projects
      • Procurement of delivery organisations
      • WEFO On-Line
      • PDOs “more hands-on”
    • Convergence Application Process
      • [ Project Idea Form - PIF]
      • Request to submit Expression of Interest
      • Expression of Interest Parts 1 & 2
      • Assessment - Approve / Reject / Defer
      • Business Plan
      • Assessment - Approve / Reject
      • This is a lengthy process !
    • ESF Priority 1 (Young People)
      • WEFO wish to have EoIs for P1 ESF by 31 October 2008
      • Purpose: to map interest & confirm balance in “interventions, target groups, spatial concentration and delivery approaches”
      • Priority is not closing (but treat it as if it was)
      • Contact: Ruth Akers 01654 704915 or Stephen Byrne 01685 729669
    • Tendering for Funding
      • All Convergence related contracts will be advertised via Sell 2 Wales website
      • This will include opportunities for voluntary groups wishing to deliver activities as a part of an approved project.
      • N.B. (Almost) all delivery must be procured in this way
      • WCVA 3-SET available to offer advice on this.
    • Spatial European Teams
      • Successor to the Secretariat support function in Objective 1
      • Now organised regionally: South West covers Pembs, Carms, Neath PT & Swansea
      • Outreach, Central & Third Sector
      • Pre- and post- approval support, publicity, monitoring.
    • Questions ?
      • European Affairs Unit
      • Economic Development Division
      • Pembrokeshire County Council
      • County Hall
      • Haverfordwest
      • Tel: 01437 776174 / 5 / 6 & 776181
      • gwyn.evans@pembrokeshire.gov.uk