The European Parliamentary Research Service has produced an introduction to EU funding opportunities for regional and local authorities, NGOs, businesses, professionals and citizens. The Guide to EU Funding 2014-2020 is available here and will be updated regularly.
In addition a brief Beginners’ guide to EU funding is available in the EDC in Taylor Library.
The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) is described by the EU Publications Office as ‘a unique forum for consultation, dialogue and consensus between representatives from all the different sectors of organised civil society. ‘If you’d like to find out more, they have produced a 12-page brochure describing the EESC and what they do.
The EDC holds a number of publications from the EESC under the shelfmark EC 2-9 and the EU Bookshop is the place to go for all the most up to date EU publications.