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CASE STUDY: Andy – Stirling Council (European Social Fund)

16th October 2020

The Learning, Employability & Progression (LEAPS) project at Stirling Council has helped hundreds of local people find work, gain qualifications or to move on to further education.

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Lead Partner Online Session in August 2020

22nd September 2020

On Thursday 27 August 2020, the MA hosted an online session for Lead Partners via Skype. This session was intended to replace in-person events that we have held in the past which are no longer possible due to physical distancing guidelines.

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European Territorial Cooperation programmes consultation report

14th July 2020

This week our European Territorial Cooperation (ETC) team published its findings report from the consultation into Scotland’s participation in the 2021-27 period of ETC programmes.

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CASE STUDY: The Trinity Active Travel Hub – Transport Scotland (European Regional Development Fund)

26th June 2020

The Low Carbon Travel and Transport Challenge Fund is managed by the Energy Saving Trust on behalf of Transport Scotland. It offers support to public, community and third sector organisations to help deliver active travel and low carbon transport hubs across Scotland.

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Replacement funding consultation report

12th June 2020

This week our Future Funding Team published its findings report from the consultation into the Replacement of the European Structural Funds in Scotland Post-EU Exit.

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CASE STUDY: Fernbrae Meadows – Scottish Natural Heritage (European Regional Development Fund)

9th June 2020

Scottish Natural Heritage’s Green Infrastructure (GI) Fund seeks to enhance the quality of life for people in urban communities by supporting projects that improve and expand greenspaces in towns and cities.

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CASE STUDY: Brian – East Dunbartonshire Council (European Social Fund)

3rd June 2020

East Dunbartonshire Council’s Main Pipeline Project offers assistance to unemployed or underemployed people in the local area

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Supplementary Offer of Grant Letters for Lead Partners

22nd May 2020

Next week we plan to issue the first batch of supplementary offer of grant letters to Lead Partners.

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Updates to the Management and Control System guidance

20th April 2020

Last week the Managing Authority published our updated Management and Control System (MCS) guidance on the Scottish Government website. These changes were made following recommendations from the Audit Authority and feedback from Lead Partners.

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What comes next?

5th March 2020

As we move towards the end of the current 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds programmes, Scottish Government Ministers, officials and stakeholders are considering what will replace them.

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