February 2017

2 years 3 weeks ago
The Erasmus+ UK National Agency, based at Ecorys UK Ltd, is inviting tenders to train volunteers taking part in the European Voluntary Service (EVS) scheme as part of Erasmus+ Key Action 1: Mobility for Young People. EVS projects last from two months to one year. The purpose of the training is to...
2 years 1 month ago
A pilot scheme aimed at improving links between schools and children and young people's mental health services has shown considerable success, an independent evaluation suggests. The Mental Health Services and Schools Link Pilots scheme was developed in response to the 2015 report of the Children...
2 years 1 month ago
              On 25 September 2016, the closing conference for the Economic Empowerment of the Poorest Programme (EEP/SHIREE (Stimulating Household Improvements Resulting in Economic Empowerment) took place. EEP was a Challenge Fund which operated throughout Bangladesh to support the extreme poor,...
2 years 1 month ago
Ecorys UK staff recently returned from a field mission to several provinces in Zambia to assess the organisational capacities of Civil Society Organisations (CSO) in the country. Support to Civil Society Organisations in Environment and Natural Resource Management in Zambia, Phase 2 (CSEF 2)  is...
2 years 1 month ago
The ‘VAT Online project’ (VOP) is a joint project between the Bangladesh National Board of Revenue (NBR), Technohaven, PRI and Ecorys UK. VOP was initiated formally by the Ministry of Finance  on 16 August 2015 in order to support the modernisation of  the VAT system in Bangladesh, with the support...
2 years 1 month ago
Jonathan Borsley has recently joined the Ecorys International Development Division.  As a Technical Director, he will lead business development pursuits and delivery in governance, financial management and economic development. Jonathan joins Ecorys having spent several months as an independent...