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20/07/2015

Social Agenda n. 41 - The skills imperative  (20/07/2015)

Catalog N. :KE-AF-15-041-EN-N

Skills and vocational education and training: this is what n°41 of Social Agenda is all about. Tackling employment and social affairs from the skills angle helps connecting the world of education to that of the labour market and tackling the challenges the EU is presently facing in a new, pragmatic way - taking people's concrete needs as a starting point. This issue of Social Agenda will help you follow, and take part in, the making of the EU's future skills strategy which Marianne Thyssen - Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility European Commissioner - will propose in 2016. Social Agenda is available in English, French and German, also in print.

12/06/2014

Social Agenda n°37 - The new European Social Fund  (12/06/2014)

Catalog N. :KE-AF-13-037-EN-N

This issue of Social Agenda looks at the new European Social Fund and European Globalisation Adjustment Fund. It highlights the on-going public consultation on how the EU's growth and jobs strategy is going and presents initiatives to make EURES a more pro-active cross-EU job placement tool, manage better company or public service restructuring and ensure quality traineeships. And who are the missing entrepreneurs? Available in English, French and German, also in print.

07/02/2012

Social Agenda 28 - European Social Fund - Investing in human capital for growth  (07/02/2012)

Catalog N. :KE-AF-11-028-EN-C

Issue 28 of Social Agenda has a special feature on the future of cohesion policy. It examines the European Social Fund’s role in youth employment, transnational cooperation and synergies between short- and long-term EU measures. A further feature looks at prospects for the new European Semester. Other subjects include the European Year of Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations 2012, the Youth Opportunities Initiative, and social security coordination between Denmark and Sweden and. Along with regular items, it features an interview with Commission Deputy Director-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, Zoltan Kazatsay. Social Agenda is available in printed format in English, French and German.

27/03/2009

Social Agenda 20 - Weathering the storm - Supporting the EU job market  (27/03/2009)

Catalog N. :KE-AF-08-020-EN-C

This issue's "Special feature" looks at the ways in which EU employment and social policy can help cushion the impact of the crisis, in particular on the labour market, thanks to a targeted use of existing instruments such as the European Social Fund and the Globalization Adjustment Fund (p. 18). This magazine is available in English, French and German.