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Ecorys UK Monitoring and Evaluation Adviser, Kate Roche recently visited Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to support the ‘Quality Education Strategic Support Programme’ (QESSP). QESSP is a £10m GBP, four year Department for International Development (DFID) funded capacity development programme, with a special...
1 week 1 day ago
The Department for Education (DfE) has published research by Ecorys UK into secondary school extended activities. The research highlighted three main areas for improvement in relation to out-of-normal timetable activities: a) access to information, advice and evidence; b) capacity building and...
2 weeks 14 hours ago
World Overshoot Day is today, 2nd August 2017. This day represents the (variable) point each year when, globally, we will have used the total amount of resources that our planet can renew and regenerate sustainably. Any consumption or production after this point will be utilising more natural...
1 month 18 hours ago
On 7th-8th June 2017, Ecorys exhibited the Economic Empowerment of the Poorest Programme/ Stimulating Household Improvements Resulting in Economic Empowerment (EEP/SHIREE) at the European Development Days conference in Brussels, under the theme of “Fragility and Resilience”.  This was the first...
1 month 3 weeks ago
“The CSEF 2 project has really opened my eyes” How one Ecorys project is supporting sustainable organic farming in Zambia Rhoida Salimu is a 48-year-old mother of six, who lives in a village called Mwalubemba in Chongwe District of the Republic of Zambia, where the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of...
1 month 3 weeks ago
Ecorys recently began managing a communication campaign for the European Commission to highlight the response of the EU Regional Trust Fund to the Syrian Crisis. The campaign aims to increase visibility for the Fund among beneficiaries, stakeholders, EU institutions and people across the EU. Ecorys...
2 months 1 week ago
Ecorys UK manages the Open Education Europa platform for the European Commission. The platform aims to share ideas and experience on digital, innovative and open technologies in education. We would like to hear your views on the platform. Whether you are a regular user or a new user, we are...
2 months 3 weeks ago
A one size fits all approach to digital skills must be avoided in Europe, a study by Ecorys for the European Commission has recommended. This study "ICT for Work: Digital skills in the workplace", launched by The European Commission, DG CONNECT, was carried out by Ecorys and the Danish...
2 months 3 weeks ago
Ecorys selects Confirmit to support expanding research-based consultancy Multi-channel data collection and superior survey experience drive migration to Confirmit Horizons London, UK and Oslo, Norway and New York, NY - 23 May 2017: Ecorys has selected Confirmit Horizons as the Market Research...
3 months 1 day ago
Ecorys’ Anja Meierkord has highlighted lessons from the implementation of the Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) at a meeting of the European Parliament’s EMPL Committee on Thursday 23rd March 2017. Anja presented findings on the design, implementation and outcomes of the Youth Employment Initiative...

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