2021-2027: Are managing authorities ready to deal with EC’s simplified cost options?

The European Structural and Investment Funds (ESFI) are very often criticised for the administrative burden they induce, making project leaders reluctant to request their funding. Although the European Commission offers a large range of simplified cost options, many French managing authorities did not fully use these measures out of fear of cost rejection, especially during second-level controls.How can we convince…

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November 14, 2019

Can the EU increase its funding rate for indirect costs?

A few weeks ago, an article published by a coalition of private…

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November 7, 2019

Funders – Beneficiaries – Advice

A winning trio for the European Programme FPRI-H2020-Horizon Europe?

This week, a shared vision by Jeanne COLLIN and Lorraine de BOUCHONY…

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October 31, 2019

Climate action: a priority for the EU?

The last few weeks have proved to be a milestone for the…

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October 16, 2019

What are the priorities for European cities in the 5th call for Innovative Urban Actions?

The projects funded under this fifth call for UIA projects will focus…

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October 10, 2019

European funds: towards a better use of funding opportunities

On 25 September 2019, the Senate published a report on the chronic…

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October 2, 2019

Anticipating a no-deal withdrawal of the United Kingdom: a necessity for the European Union

“Europe will be forged in crises, and will be the sum of…

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September 25, 2019

Which development strategy for European cities after 2019?

In 2019, more than 70% of the European Union’s citizens live in…

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September 19, 2019

Cybersecurity: Towards an Enhanced Action

In 2018, the European Union represented 26% of the global cybersecurity market while…

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September 11, 2019

What priorities for the EU regarding the 2020 budget ?

On 3 September, the EU Council adopted its official position on the…

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