Die Europäische Kommission hat heute Leitlinien vorgeschlagen, die es den Praktikanten und Praktikantinnen ermöglichen sollen, qualitativ hochwertige Arbeitserfahrungen zu sicheren und fairen Bedingungen zu sammeln und so ihre Chancen auf einen guten Arbeitsplatz zu steigern.
The European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) helped a total of 15 700 workers dismissed due to the economic crisis and the effects of globalisation find new job opportunities in 2012, according to a report adopted today by the European Commission.
The biggest challenge now facing Europe's economy is how to sustain the recovery that is now underway. This is the main message of this year’s Annual Growth Survey (AGS), adopted by the Commission.
European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion László Andor visited the Shouyun iron ore mine in Miyun County, North of Beijing. The site hosts a pilot project run jointly by the European Commission and the Chinese authorities to give practical experience of how best to safeguard the health and safety of workers in high risk sectors.
The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is an opportunity to focus on the serious consequences of the current economic crisis on the levels of inequality, poverty and the risk of social exclusion not only in the world as a whole but also in one of its richest regions, Europe.
According to a study just published by the European Commission in most EU countries, EU citizens from other Member States use welfare benefits no more intensively than the host country's nationals. Mobile EU citizens are less likely to receive disability and unemployment benefits in most countries studied.
The European Commission has proposed to create a new scoreboard to allow for better and earlier identification of major employment and social problems in the framework of the European Semester, the EU's yearly economic policy-making cycle.
Le Commissaire européen à l'Emploi, aux affaires sociales et à l'inclusion, László Andor, sera à Paris le 3 octobre à l'occasion de l'événement "Paris pour l'emploi" 2013.
Commissioner Andor participated in a web chat this Monday 30th September on "Working in another EU country: How the EU ensures the protection of your social rights". The recording of the chat can be consulted online on the Single Market Month's website.
The double-dip recession in the euro area, the on-going sovereign debt crisis and the intensifying social emergency in many of the euro zone's 'peripheral' countries have put under the political spotlight systemic flaws in the design of Europe's Economic and Monetary Union (EMU).