Slide1 l.jpg
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 19

“Who do I call if I want to call Europe?” Friday 3/7/09 Joke Hofmans Flanders office in Brussels [email protected] - vleva.eu PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 192 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

“Who do I call if I want to call Europe?” Friday 3/7/09 Joke Hofmans Flanders office in Brussels [email protected] - http://www.vleva.eu . Content. Vleva (Liaison Agency Flanders Europe) EU grants: logic? Sources of information Funding: Progress Beyond the grants. MISSION

Download Presentation

“Who do I call if I want to call Europe?” Friday 3/7/09 Joke Hofmans Flanders office in Brussels [email protected] - vleva.eu

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Slide1 l.jpg

“Who do I call if I want to call Europe?”

Friday 3/7/09

Joke Hofmans

Flanders office in Brussels

[email protected] - http://www.vleva.eu


Content l.jpg

Content

  • Vleva (Liaison Agency Flanders Europe)

  • EU grants: logic?

  • Sources of information

  • Funding: Progress

  • Beyond the grants


Vleva 1 l.jpg

MISSION

“intelligence” platform

organized Flemish social fabric

European policy arena

Facilitate and orientate

TASKS

Knowledge broker

Network developer

Representative

Project guide

Vleva (1)


Vleva 2 l.jpg

Vleva and grants:

Call page (chronologically; www.vleva.eu/calls)

All calls are repeated in the monthly newsletter

Funding data base (online search engine)

Partnersearch page

Contact list of national contact points, experts, Fleming at the European Commission

Question and answer service (first aid)

Information meetings

To refer

To link with potential partners and relevant networks

Vleva (2)


Vleva 3 l.jpg

KLEIS and vleva: partners in crime

Kleis: European knowledge centre for the Flemish social profit sector

To avoid duplicates: Jos is part time seconded in vleva (health and well-being policy)

Vleva (3)


Vleva 4 l.jpg

Kleis and vleva:

We don’t:

write the proposals

make a quality check of the proposal

participate as a partner

We do:

screen

search for partners, relevant contact points, networks, experts

search for existing best practices

Vleva (4)


2 eu grants logic 1 l.jpg

2. EU grants: logic? (1)

  • EU grants for a “European Negotiation Seminar” for University students?

  • EU grants to recruit a medation officer?

  • Measures in the framework of the European Economic Recovery Plan

  • Brownfield grants

  • Grants for an online forum on top-class sport

  • Grants for a cultural house

  • Exchange of ideas and projects between Red Cross divisions


2 eu grants logic 2 l.jpg

2. EU grants: logic? (2)

  • European grants are based on European policy/ work programmes

  • Co-financing

  • No regular activity (in general)

  • Not retroactive

  • Transnational co-operation

  • Dissemination of results


2 eu grants logic 3 l.jpg

2. EU grants: logic? (3)

  • 20 calls/month

  • For all target groups: SME’s, NGO’s, government, researchers, youth,…

  • From different institutions, DG’s and agencies

  • Most succesful calls return


3 sources of information 1 l.jpg

3. Sources of information(1)

Sources of information (EU):

  • Official Journal of the European Union

  • “Grants, funds and programmes by EU policy”

  • Brochure “New funds, Better rules”

  • Mailservice and RSS feed


3 sources of information 2 l.jpg

3. Sources of information(2)

More specific:

  • Annual work programme of grants and public procurement contracts for 2009 (update: 19/6/09)

  • Annual Management Plan DG Employment

  • Website calls Progress


3 sources of information 3 l.jpg

3. Sources of information(3)

Sources of information:

  • EU institution/ agency

  • National or regional Contact points

  • International networks

  • Colleagues in other cities


4 funding progress 1 l.jpg

4. Funding: Progress (1)

  • Very centralized programme, no national contact points

  • Rare information days (but presentations on demand)

  • Call published? Oath of secrecy for everyone in the units!

  • Operational grants published as calls

  • Contact:

    Ms Antonia CARPARELLI, Head of Unit

    Unit 2: Inclusion, Social Policy Aspects of Migration, Streamlining of Social

    Policies, 022993428, [email protected]

    Mr Georg FISCHER, Head of Unit

    Unit 4: Social Protection, Social Services, 022992118

    [email protected]


4 funding progress 2 l.jpg

4. Funding: Progress (2)

  • Work programme 2010 (calls + thematic year): act now!

    Johan VANDENBUSSCHE, Directeur-adjoint

    Cabinet du Ministre Fédéral des Pensions et de l'Intégration Sociale

    Tel. +32 2 238 28 01 Mobile: +32 478 21 27 31

    Fax : + 32 2 238 28 71 E-mail: [email protected]

    Thérèse BOUTSEN, Représentation Permanente de la Belgique

    Tel.: +32 2 233 21 11 Fax: +32 2 231 10 75

    E-mail: [email protected]

    = members of programme committee

    = limited contact point, provide information, but no guidance, no quality check,…


5 beyond the grants 1 l.jpg

5. Beyond the grants (1)

HomeCare Europe as a point of reference?

1. Anticipation

  • Screening (field, funding, supporting structures)

  • Internal communication of dossiers and problems

    2. Pro-active

  • To react promptly

    3. Credibility

  • Knowledge

  • Reliability of information

  • Quantitive and qualitative requirements for partners


5 beyond the grants 2 l.jpg

5. Beyond the grants (2)

Resources:

  • 2007-2013 Multi annual programme

  • Commission Legislatif and Workprogramme

  • EU Presidency programme

  • EP thematic committees

  • Ateliers Committee of the Regions

  • Consultations

  • Conferences

  • Call for experts

    ! Anticipate the agenda


Contact l.jpg

Contact

Joke Hofmans

Liaison officer

Vlaams-Europees Verbindingsagentschap

Liaison Agency Flanders Europe

Kortenberglaan 71 - B-1000 Brussel

Tel +32 (0)2 737 14 33 - fax +32 (0)2 737 14 49

GSM +32 (0) 486 933 244

[email protected] - http://www.vleva.eu


  • Login