Algunas publicaciones pueden estar disponibles sólo en alemán, francés e inglés.
Catalog N. : KE-BC-14-001-EN-N
The Social Europe guide is a bi-annual publication aimed at providing an interested but not necessarily specialised audience with a concise overview of specific areas of EU policy in the field of employment, social affairs and inclusion. It illustrates the key issues and challenges, explains policy actions and instru¬ments at EU level and provides examples of best practices from EU Member States. It also presents views on the subject from the Council Presidency and the European Parliament.
Volume 7 focuses on EU funding instruments used to help people into employment or out of poverty and social exclusion. The guide outlines the aims and objectives of four specific funds: the European Social Fund (ESF); the Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived (FEAD); the EU programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI); and the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF).
There is a particular focus on priorities for the EU’s new financial period, which runs from 2014-2020, and on how these funds will support Europe 2020, the EU’s economic strategy for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth.
The guide will be available in printed and electronic format in English, French and German.
Catalog N. : KE-XC-14-001-EN-N
The 2013 PROGRESS Annual Performance Monitoring Report looks at how PROGRESS has helped the Commission make proposals on evolving policy priorities such as improved performance of public employment services, social investment for inclusive growth and handling occupational pensions. Programme outputs were driven by employment and social objectives of Europe 2020, with activities focused on major challenges such as unemployment, social impact of the crisis and demographic changes.
This publication is available in electronic format in English only.
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.
Catalog N. : KE-04-14-349-EN-N
Child poverty and social exclusion is one of the major challenges facing the European Union and in February 2013 the European Commission issued a major Recommendation on “Investing in children: breaking the cycle of disadvantage’. This Synthesis Report has been produced by the Network Core Team of the European Network of Independent Experts on Social Inclusion, on the basis of the independent experts’ reports covering the 28 EU Member States. It brings together the main findings of the country analyses and draws on these and the Core Team’s overall assessment to put forward a series of concrete suggestions for advancing the implementation of the Recommendation at both national and EU levels. The report is available in electronic format in English, French and German. The 28 country reports are available here together with their translation in the national language(s).
Catalog N. : KE-XC-13-001-EN-N
The report on the performance of the EU Progress programme in 2012 provides a key insight into how the programme has fared in meeting EU goals in the fields of employment, social inclusion and social protection, working conditions, equality between women and men and fight against discriminations. It analyses the significant contribution of the activities funded through Progress to the implementation of the Europe 2020 strategy, in terms of policy coordination, implementation of EU laws and support to the main stakeholders. The report supports concrete outcomes by providing them with visibility, focusing on the evolving policy priorities in the relevant policy areas, and the main challenges still facing the EU. The report is available in electronic format in English.
Catalog N. : KE-XE-13-001-EN-C
The Progress factsheet for 2012 takes a look at some of the key figures of the Progress performance monitoring report 2012 about the results of the EU Programme for employment and social solidarity. It offers readers a glance at how Progress has contributed to the implementation of the Europe 2020 strategy, by summarising some of the major analytical, mutual learning, awareness raising and dissemination activities that have been funded. It is available in printed format in English, French and German.
Catalog N. : KE-32-12-231-ES-C
El Instrumento Europeo de Microfinanciación Progress (Microfinanciación Progress), que se lanzó en 2010, tiene como objetivo mejorar el acceso a la microfinanciación en toda Europa. La microfinanciación es un instrumento clave para fomentar el crecimiento, ya que brinda la oportunidad de hacer realidad sus ambiciones empresariales a personas que, de otra manera, no tendrían la posibilidad de hacerlo.
El folleto de Microfinanciación Progress resume el modo en que esta iniciativa promueve el empleo y la inclusión social en Europa, detalla el proceso a seguir para solicitar estos microcréditos y presenta a una serie de emprendedores de toda Europa que ya se han beneficiado de Microfinanciación Progress. El folleto está disponible en formato impreso en 22 idiomas oficiales de la UE y en formato electrónico también en irlandés.
Catalog N. : KE-XC-12-001-EN-N
The Progress programme plays a key role in providing support for modern, effective and innovative employment, social and equality policies in the EU. This report details Progress’s activities in 2011 and evaluates the measures taken over the year to achieve the programme’s stated objectives. The 2011 report clearly underlines Progress’s added value and the impact it has had in EU Member States on promoting lasting outcomes across the continent. The report is available in electronic format in English, French and German.
Catalog N. : KE-32-12-194-EN-C
The Progress programme plays a key role in providing support for modern, effective and innovative employment, social and equality policies in the EU. This report details Progress’s activities in 2011 and evaluates the measures taken over the year to achieve the programme’s stated objectives. The 2011 report clearly underlines Progress’s added value and the impact it has had in EU Member States on promoting lasting outcomes across the continent. The factsheet is available in printed format in English, French and German.
Catalog N. : KE-31-11-444-EN-C
The European Commission has produced consolidated versions of EU legislation governing the application of structural funds so as to support Member State authorities in managing related measures. This publication contains legal papers related to the European Social Fund (ESF) and subsequent legislative amendments. They set out the overall remit of the ESF, lay down general provisions for use of funds and establish rules for implementation of ESF-funded actions. The publication is available in printed format in English and French.