The European Commission published a new call for proposals on “Social innovations for a fair green and digital transition” under the EaSI strand of the European Social Fund+. The 10-million-euro program will support the implementation of the European Pillar of Social Rights, funding 15 to 20 projects. Funded projects will develop and test integrated and inclusive social innovation approaches to promote a fair green and digital transition.
Activities to be funded include:
- Capacity building,
- Awareness and communication,
- The development and testing of innovative approaches to counter energy and transport poverty,
- To strengthen the employability of vulnerable groups in the green and digital economies,
- To promote new sustainable forms of business and consumption (circular and social economy, etc.)