Call for proposals "Community Actions" 2013 ERF Closed!


The objective of the Fund is to support the efforts made by the Member States to improve the management of return in all its dimensions through the use of the concept of integrated management and by providing for joint actions to be implemented by Member States or national actions that pursue European Union objectives under the principle of solidarity, taking account of European Union legislation in this field and in full compliance with fundamental rights. 


 Projects will be funded in the following categories:

  • Category 1: Monitoring of forced return operations
  • Category 2: Reintegration measures accompanying the return
  • Category 3: Deployment of Return coordinators to improve the cooperation with third countries
  • Category 4: Exchange of knowledge, experience and best practices among judicial practitioners and judges on the Return Directive and its related case law
  • Category 5: Other forms of cooperation and exchange of best practices related to return

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 4,49 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 04 October 2013 - 7 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for proposals (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Justice, Freedom and Security

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