Cultural Skills Development: Evaluation of European Social Fund Initiative

Project: Project at a former HEI


The two researchers evaluated cultural skills development activities that were funded by a European Social Fund Innitiative. The project worked with refugees and asylum seekers; a group for women who had experienced domestic violence; and, excluded young people. They put on workshops, activities, educational events and performances that aimed to develop cultural skills. The evaluation was based on interviews with 20 artists and 30 participants.

Key findings

The findings explored the skills, personal benefits and the sense of belonging that was developed through the activities.
Short title£7000
AcronymESF CS
Effective start/end date20/04/1820/05/18