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People waiting in line 18/04/2012

Commission presents new measures and identifies key opportunities for EU job-rich recovery

With EU unemployment hitting record levels and forecasts of a grim economic outlook for the months ahead, the Commission has come forward with a set of concrete measures to boost jobs.

Butchers at work 24/11/2010

Europe’s short-time working schemes good example of how labour market adjustment costs are shared

Eurofound launches the 2010 Annual Report of its European Restructuring Monitor (ERM), ‘Extending flexicurity – the potential of short-time working schemes’.

Young employee training an older colleague 08/10/2010

Towards a set of Composite Indicators on Flexicurity: a Comprehensive Approach - Joint project

Flexicurity is a multidimensional policy strategy and this need to be reflected in any attempt to measure Member States' progress in this area.

Measuring flexicurity 18/08/2009

Measuring flexicurity

The EU's Employment Committee (EMCO) approved on 24 June 2009 a report showing how flexicurity policies can be monitored.

a man in an office with people in background 01/10/2008

Flexicurity – It takes three to tango

A one-size-fits-all approach to flexicurity cannot work.


EU reaches out to promote flexicurity approach

An initiative to help put the EU's flexicurity approach into practice at national level was launched by the European Commission on 19 May 2008.


EU sets up "mission for flexicurity"

Commissioner Vladimir Spidla announced on 1 February 2008 that the Commission has set up a fact finding "Mission for Flexicurity".

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