ESI Funds for Health project in the European Week of Regions and Cities 2018
On 9 October, our Policy Director, Jennifer McGuinn was invited to speak at the high-level event organised by within the .
Jennifer was asked to speak on behalf of the that she is leading at with a consortium of partner organisations and experts. This 2-year project supported by the EU’s third Health Programme, has mapped and analysed all health-related investments made possible with ESI Funds during 2014-2020. Through the organisation of across EU Member States, the project has also contributed building capacities of in Member States and regions to support the effective use of ESI Funds for health.
In her presentation, Jennifer talked about some of the 60 exemplary projects identified within a database of over 7,000 health-related projects funded by ESI Funds. Milieu built this database of projects as well more in-depth studies of projects and interacted with project beneficiaries to organise the workshops. The lessons learned and policy recommendations for the next Multiannual Financial Framework will be included in the final report and at the on 6-7 December in Brussels.