Projects

Expert for Europe is committed to the efficient implementation of analysis and evaluation projects, aimed at obtaining information on policies’ results, experimenting innovative practices, providing decision-makers and stakeholders with the necessary elements to orient their choices and assess the progresses made.

Friuli Venezia Giulia Region
Strategic evaluation of education and training policies
Analysis of the results and effects of the activities financed under Operational Programmes within regional, national and European policies during the period 2000-2006 and 2007-2013 in the field of education and training.
Period: 2013


Friuli Venezia Giulia Region
Strategic evaluation of employment policies
Analysis of the results and effects of the activities financed under Operational Programmes within regional, national and European policies during the period 2000-2006 and 2007-2013.
Period: 2013


Friuli Venezia Giulia Region
Strategic evaluation of gender equality policies
Analysis of the results and effects of the activities financed under Operational Programmes within regional, national and European policies during the period 2000-2006 and 2007-2013.
Period: 2013


European Commission
"First step to first job” – Innovative methods leading Youth to a solid career
A project to exchange good practices among European member countries financed by the EU Commission within the “Progress” Programme. The project is focused on the implementation of the pilot initiative “Youth on the Move” having as object those experiences related to the creation of “virtual enterprises” within educational contexts with the purpose of supporting the passage from school to work. Period: 2013
Period: 2013


Lombardy Region
Independent Evaluation of the 2007-2013 ERDF Regional Operational Programme.
Diagnosis and strategy of the Regional Operational Programme in Lombardy; positioning of the programme within the broader context of the EU Regional Policy; coherence and relevance of the Regional Operational Programme with the programming approach; evaluation of effectiveness and efficiency and identification of impacts; evaluation of the programme’s performance with respect to indicators identified in the ROP; functionality and adequacy of the management system; quality and functionality of the monitoring system, etc. Benchmarking activities on EU policies for innovation and financing engineering tools.
Period: 2008 – 2016


Romania, Ministry of Labour
ESF Strategic project “Anima Nova – Integration in the labour market of human trafficking victims”.
Strengthening the capacity of various actors (Public Administrations, NGOs, experts) to prepare and implement preventive measures to fight human trafficking with particular attention on interventions aiming at promoting the inclusion of victims in the Labour Market. Setting up of a community of practice: www.animanova.ro
Period: 2009 – 2012


Romania, Ministry of Labour
PESF Strategic project SAPeRe "Study, analysis and forecasts on the labour market, training and human capital to strengthen the capacity of public employment services in Romania at central and local level”.
Study, analysis and forecasts on labour market, training and human capital to strengthen the capacity of public employment services in Romania at central and local level. Consolidation of the analysis and operational capacity of the National Employment Agency in relation to the investigation of the characteristics of the Labour Market in Romania.
Period: 2009 – 2012


Romania, Ministry of Labour
ESF Strategic project “SOS- Innovative Solutions and Opportunities to combat Early School Leaving and promote access to education”.
Activities for strengthening the capacity of teaching institutions in order to prevent early school leaving while promoting the integration of disadvantaged groups and their education through pilot interventions able to strengthen the capacity of attraction and inclusion of the education and training system.
Period: 2009 – 2012


Studiare Sviluppo
EU project cycle management.
Activities focused on studying, planning and implementing an information system to support the improvement of the project management of Regions and local authorities to properly use EU thematic funds. These activities were carried out within the project PORE – Project on the Opportunity of Regions in Europe- promoted by the Department of Regional Affairs of the Italian Presidency of the Council of Ministers.
Period: 2011


Studiare Sviluppo
Training activities
Training activities on EU project management aimed at strengthening the effectiveness of the Public Administration in the field of EU funded programmes. The training course is addressed to managers, executives and staff of Italian Regions, Provinces and municipalities. Member regions: Lombardy, Abruzzo, Molise, Veneto, Sicily, Province of Trento, Campania, Calabria, Marche, Sardinia, Puglia, Umbria, Friuli Venezia Giulia, Basilicata, Emilia Romagna, Liguria and Lazio.
Period: 2010-2011


24ORE Group
Training activities.
Training activities within the Postgraduate Course in EU project cycle management and access to EU funds.
Period: 2011


Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Agriculture and Handicraft of Milan
Training activities
Training activities on funds for internationalization initiatives.
Period:2011


Province of Turin
Training activities
Training activities on the expenditures verification of European projects
Period:2012


Province of Milan
Technical Assistance to access EU funds
Analysis, through an identification of the needs in terms of programming and expertise in the area of the Province, and feasibility study with regard to access different EU funding programs. Training on funding opportunities and programming techniques.
Period: 2012


Equal Opportunity Body within the Lombardy Region
Report 2008/2009 on male and female employment in Lombardy
Studies, analysis and statistical findings aimed at creating an informative paper tool as well as a digital support for the dissemination of the current situation on male and female employment in Lombardy. Support to the organization of the information seminar.
Period: 2011


Lombardy Region
ROP ESF Ob.2 2007 -2013 Independent evaluation
Ongoing operational support aimed at restoring cognitive elements and interpretative models useful for the effective improvement of strategic and operational management of the ESF Regional Operational Programme 2007-2013.
Period: 2009 – 2012


Lombardy Region
Monitor Donna Project
Development of a systemic action for monitoring and evaluation, according to the criteria of an effective communication strategy addressing equal opportunities, awareness raising campaigns, both at regional and national level, to experience an integrated communication of local initiatives in support of a gender culture.
Period: 2005 – 2006


Lombardy Region
Technical Assistance Single Programming Document Ob.2 2000-2006
Provision of advisory services and technical assistance to support the implementation and monitoring of actions co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund as part of the Single Programming Document of the Lombardy Region.
Period: 2003 – 2006


Lombardy Region
Arianna Project
The project had the goal of studying a monitoring system to control and manage  traffic as well as  to design the fundamental elements of its architecture. The system is functional to the control of urban road traffic, road junctions and suburban motorway networks  with a high intensity of traffic and provides useful information to road users in order to avoid queues and prevent situations of potential danger.
Period: 2005 – 2006


Lombardy Region
Technical Assistance Single Programming Document Ob.2 2000-2006 and Ob.2 Monitor
Specialized Technical Assistance for the preparation of activities concerning the Single Programming Document Ob.2 (Programming period 2000-2006) on behalf of the Lombardy Region and for the setup, implementation and customization of the information-informative system “MONITOR” aimed at monitoring SPD Structural Funds.
Period: 2002 – 2005


Lombardy Region
Project Evaluation: a tool for the optimization of the control processes.
The project, co-financed by the European Social Fund, set the following objectives: ensuring the Lombardy Region with the necessary support for the overall administration of activities related to the evaluation of projects co-financed by the ESF; improving the integration level of the results achieved, contributing to raise the efficiency of the evaluation process; support the regional offices in the optimization of control processes and integrating them with the evaluation activities and the programming of calls; equip the Region with a software tool specifically dedicated to the evaluation and selection of ESF projects.
Period: 2003 – 2004


Regional Employment Agency of Lombardy
Technical Assistance ESF Ob.3 2000-2006.
The project’s goal was to improve the programming, managerial, operational and monitoring capacity of the Lombardy Region in the implementation of the Regional Operational Programme Objective 3 (Programming period 2000-2006) of the European Social Fund.
Period: 2001 – 2002


Regional Employment Agency of Lombardy
Technical Assistance ESF Ob.3 2000-2006
Support to the programming and preparation activities of calls for proposals, participation in Steering Committee Meetings, management support, etc. Assistance in the financial, procedural and physical monitoring.
Period: 2001


Lombardy Region
Technical Assistance ESF Ob.3 2000-2006
Support to the programming and preparation activities of calls for proposals, participation in Steering Committee Meetings, management support, etc. Assistance in the financial, procedural and physical monitoring.
Period: 2001-2005


IReR (Research Institute of the Lombardy Regional)
Technical Assistance activities for an integrated management of ESF projects (Programming period 1994-1999).
Period: 2001


Lombardy Region
Technical Assistance activities for an integrated management of ESF projects (Programming period 2000- 2006)
Period: 2001