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Supporting EU cities and regions by funding inclusive communities through the new MFF  

​​Scope of funding under AMIF, ESF+ and ERDF

Statements by:

  • Francesco Fusaro, policy officer, Legal Pathways and Integration Unit, Directorate-General for Migration and Home Affairs, European Commission
    • Scope of support of AMIF
  • Joan Calabuig Rull (ES/PES), Regional Secretary for the European Union and External Relations of the Government of Valencia, CoR member
    • Valencia Strategy on Migration 2021 – 2026
  • Petra Hueck, Director of International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) Europe/SHARE Network
    • ​Community sponsorship programmes
  • Otilia Ciobanu, policy assistant at the Inclusive Growth, Urban and Territorial Development unit, Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy, European Commission
    • Scope of support of ERDF
  • Virginio Merola (IT/PES), mayor of Bologna (Italy), member of CIVEX and NAT commissions, and Mr. Inti Bertocchi, coordinator of the project S.A.L.U.S. "W" SPACE - Sustainable Accessible Livable Usable Social space for intercultural Wellbeing, Welfare and Welcoming
  • Marianne Doyen, policy officer at the European Social Fund+ unit, Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, European Commission
    • Scope of support of ESF+
  • Pehr Granfalk (SE/EPP), mayor of Solna (Sweden), member of ECON and NAT commissions, member of the CoR's Cities and Regions for Integration of Migrants network
    • Case study  - ESF project

Exchange of views with CIVEX members

Event page:

9th CIVEX Commission Meeting - Hybrid (

Watch it live here:


Contact Person: CIVEX secretariat
Organizer: European Committee of the Regions, CIVEX Commission