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The ESF is Europe’s main instrument for supporting jobs, helping people get better jobs and ensuring fairer job opportunities for all EU citizens. It works by investing in Europe’s human capital – its workers, its young people and all those seeking a job.

It focuses investments on the following thematic objectives:

  • promoting employment and supporting labour mobility;
  • investing in education, skills and life-long learning;
  • promoting social inclusion and combating poverty; and
  • enhancing institutional capacity and efficient public administration.

For further information please see:

DG EMPL

The ESF website

ESF Rules and Regulations

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