The project “Understanding the Impact of EU Cohesion Policy on European Identification COHESIFY” aims at answering the question how the European cohesion policy and its financial funds affect the citizens' support of and identification with the EU. It involves an international consortium of scientists and is funded by the EU within the research programme Horizon 2020. The researchers of the University of Mannheim are in particular dealing with the work package “Party Positions and European Integration”.