Welsh European Funding Office
Progress on 2007-2013 programmes
31 October 2014 : 289 projects approved, a total investment of £3.7bn (EU funds £1.9bn - 105% of total EU funds) across Wales.
EU projects have already helped over 187,400 people to gain qualifications and over 59,900 into work, and created over 30,100 (gross) jobs and over 10,400 enterprises.
The European Regional Development (ERDF) Operational Programmes for the West Wales & the Valleys and the East Wales regions have been approved (November 2014) by the European Commission.
The European Social Fund (ESF) Operational Programmes have been ‘agreed in principle’, with formal approval from the Commission expected within the next few weeks.
Organisations interested in applying for EU funds can discuss their project proposals with us by contacting the WEFO Helpline (0845 010 3355) or by completing the online enquiry form.