EU funding 2014-2020 - a new dawn?
At this crucial moment in the future of the EU Structural funds, this event will be a key opportunity for the sector to engage in the detailed guidance of the new programme.
It continues NCVO's dialogue with the government that started with their consultation event a year ago, and will help bring the sector together to develop specific recommendations on delivery options including through partnership, social innovation, social investment and capacity building.
•What are the priorities for civil society in the future of EU funding?
•How can the sector engage with the Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs), the new drivers of the programme?
•How will social inclusion and CLLD play a part?
Explore the opportunities and challenges of European funding for your charity for the next round of funds.
- Peter Stub-Jorgensen, Director DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, European Commission
- Government deputy directors of departments - Sue Baxter (BIS), Angus Gray (DWP), Carole Sweetenham (DCLG), Helen Diplock (DEFRA)
- Sir Stuart Etherington, Chief Executive of the National Council for Voluntary Organisations
There will also be speakers representing LEPs, co-operatives, social enterprises,social investors and NCVO's sister councils in Wales (WCVA) and Scotland (SCVO).