DG Employment PROGRESS


The PROGRESS programme is a financial instrument supporting the development and coordination of EU policy in the following five areas:

  • Employment
  • Social inclusion and social protection
  • Working conditions
  • Anti-discrimination
  • Gender equality


PROGRESS is open to EU countries, Candidate countries and potential candidate countries and EFTA/EEA countries (Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein).

PROGRESS has regular calls for proposals which are published on a homepage by the EC.