ESF webinar: ESF Reserve Fund calls in D2N2 15th & 16th December 2020

Two virtual events will take place in December to support organisations make qualtiy applications to the following ESF calls in D2N2:

  • Priority Axis 1.1 – addressing the impacts of Covid 19 employment programme in D2N2
  • Priority Axis 1.2 – addressing the impacts of Covid 19 youth employment programme in D2N2
  • Priority Axis 2.1 / 2.2 – D2N2 Apprenticeship Hub
  • Priority Axis 2.1 – Skills for Productivity and Growth in D2N2

D2N2 LEP is anticipating that these calls will be launched in December 2020 / January 2021. However, please note the intended call schedule still awaits confirmation by the National ESF Reserve Fund Board and the D2N2 LEP ESIF sub-committee.

To support organisations to understand the strategic priorities of the calls D2N2 LEP will be hosting virtual technical assistance workshops.

The workshops are designed to allow potential bidding organisations to:

  • Understand and raise awareness of the emerging employment and skills priorities identified in the D2N2 Economic Recovery and Growth Strategy
  • Understand the impact of Covid-19 on the employment and economic landscape in D2N2
  • Develop high quality applications and provide opportunities for clarification
  • Develop rigorous and effective delivery partnerships
  • Network with strategic partners and providers to further sophisticate applications

DATES: Tuesday 15th and Wednesday 16th December 2020, 10.00am to 12.30pm.

VENUE: this will be a virtual event by Zoom. The link will be shared with you when you register.


For more information about the workshops, please contact Sandra Casey at

For further information regarding the D2N2 ESF programme please visit the D2N2 TA website or contact Richard Kirkland D2N2 LEP at


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