on financial instruments under the European
fi-compass is a platform for advisory services
Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI).
Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) and
microfinance under the Programme for
be an important tool for boosting EU agriculture.
Investments, in a variety of forms, will help create a modern, dynamic agri-food
sector to create jobs and enhance growth in the EU. Financial Instruments will
Financial instruments using the European Social Fund
can support a wide range of financially viable
investment projects

CSI Europe - Points of view

CSI Europe is an URBACT network that focuses on the involvement of cities in Urban Development Fund (UDF) structures and the way these ESIF financial instruments can be more effectively embedded in future city planning and governance. The aim of the network is to increase the future take up of and help mainstream across other cities sustainable urban development financial instruments. This especially benefits those cities who have not had the opportunity to develop direct practical experience of the development and implementation of financial instruments.

fi-compass features some of the valuable experiences and tools that CSI Europe has made available. Read more...