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Question Results

Written questions on the subject European Social Fund


 
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AQO 1344/17-22 Mr Robbie Butler
(UUP - Lagan Valley)
To ask the First Minister and deputy First Minister to outline the support their Department is providing to groups that benefitted from the European Social Fund.

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03/12/2020 Answered on 26/02/2021
AQW 14136/17-22 Mr Stewart Dickson
(APNI - East Antrim)
To ask the Minister for the Economy, pursuant to AQW 13696/17-22, what work has been undertaken in regards to developing new replacement programmes.

05/02/2021 To be answered by 22/02/2021
AQW 13696/17-22 Mr Stewart Dickson
(APNI - East Antrim)
To ask the Minister for the Economy to detail the means by which the European Social Fund will be deferred, to allow for funding to be available for projects in the period from April 2022 to March 2023.

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29/01/2021 Answered on 05/02/2021
AQW 13641/17-22 Dr Caoimhe Archibald
(SF - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister for the Economy, in light of the January monitoring round allocations, whether European Social Fund projects will be extended until the end of March 2023.

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28/01/2021 Answered on 10/02/2021
AQW 12825/17-22 Ms Martina Anderson
(SF - Foyle)
To ask the Minister for the Economy, pursuant AQW 11683/17-22, (i) to provide a regional breakdown of how many training organisations are in receipt of European Social Fund (ESF) funding; and (ii) to confirm whether these organisations will not suffer any adverse impact due to Brexit and have their ESF funding replaced in full.

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15/01/2021 Answered on 26/01/2021
AQW 12595/17-22 Mr Stewart Dickson
(APNI - East Antrim)
To ask the Minister for the Economy, pursuant to AQW 11853/17-22, to detail (i) the expected funding gap; and, (ii) any assessment her Department has made of where funding could be diverted from to support European Social Fund projects.

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13/01/2021 Answered on 22/01/2021
AQW 12398/17-22 Dr Caoimhe Archibald
(SF - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister for the Economy to detail the projects funded by the European Social Fund through the Department for Economy.

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31/12/2020 Answered on 18/02/2021
AQW 11783/17-22 Mr Stewart Dickson
(APNI - East Antrim)
To ask the Minister for the Economy pursuant to AQW 8409/17-22, for an update on any outcomes from the joint project with the Department for Communities that has been established to consider the policy and delivery options once the current European Social Fund (ESF) projects conclude.

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09/12/2020 Answered on 18/12/2020
AQW 11378/17-22 Mr Gerry Carroll
(PBPA - West Belfast)
To ask the Minister for Communities to detail the future funding arrangements for disability employment projects that are currently delivered through the European Social Fund; and what assurances she can give that there will be no gap between existing and new funding streams.

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02/12/2020 Answered on 15/12/2020
AQW 11033/17-22 Mr Stewart Dickson
(APNI - East Antrim)
To ask the Minister for the Economy for her assessment of whether, following further announcements on the functioning of the Shared Prosperity Fund, enough financial support will be available to maintain projects currently funded via the European Social Fund.

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26/11/2020 Answered on 14/12/2020
AQW 10388/17-22 Mr Justin McNulty
(SDLP - Newry and Armagh)
To ask the Minister for the Economy to detail her plans to support social enterprises when funding from the European Social Fund ends.

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17/11/2020 Answered on 03/12/2020
AQW 9793/17-22 Ms Paula Bradshaw
(APNI - South Belfast)
To ask the Minister for Communities what discussions she has had with regard to ensuring a transition period for European Social Funds.

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05/11/2020 Answered on 16/11/2020
AQW 9792/17-22 Ms Paula Bradshaw
(APNI - South Belfast)
To ask the Minister for Communities for an update on the administration of post-European Social Fund funding.

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05/11/2020 Answered on 17/11/2020
AQW 9396/17-22 Ms Joanne Bunting
(DUP - East Belfast)
To ask the Minister for the Economy what plans she has to ensure continuity of services when European Social Fund programmes run out in March.

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23/10/2020 Answered on 29/10/2020
AQW 8410/17-22 Mr Stewart Dickson
(APNI - East Antrim)
To ask the Minister for the Economy how she will ensure that people furthest from the labour market continue to receive support to access employment after the ending of the current European Social Fund Programme funding period in 2022.

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08/10/2020 Answered on 19/10/2020
AQW 8409/17-22 Mr Stewart Dickson
(APNI - East Antrim)
To ask the Minister for the Economy, with regard to the ending of the current European Social Fund Programme funding period in 2022, for her assessment of the risks to funding to Northern Ireland disability employment groups.

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08/10/2020 Answered on 13/11/2020
AQW 8103/17-22 Miss Rachel Woods
(GPNI - North Down)
To ask the Minister of Finance what work has been undertaken by his Department with relation to the European Social Fund after March 2022.

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02/10/2020 Answered on 12/10/2020
AQW 4992/17-22 Mr Gordon Dunne
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister for the Economy to detail future funding arrangements and support for disability employment projects that are currently delivered through the European Social Fund.

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18/06/2020 Answered on 10/07/2020
AQW 2853/17-22 Mr Mervyn Storey
(DUP - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister for the Economy how many projects successful in applying to the European Social Fund Programme 2014-2020 subsequently exited the scheme of their own volition in comparrison with its predecessor schemes, broken down by (i) stated reason for exit; and (ii) district council area.

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27/02/2020 Answered on 12/03/2020
AQW 2852/17-22 Mr Mervyn Storey
(DUP - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister for the Economy how many projects, in each district council area, applied to the European Social Fund Programme 2014-2020 and its predecessor schemes.

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27/02/2020 Answered on 12/03/2020
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