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Social Agenda 50 – The new social dimension

The latest edition of our Social Agenda magazine explains how the European Pillar of Social Rights, proclaimed by EU leaders last November, sets the stage for a more united and democratic EU and is

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Employment and Social Development Quarterly Review - February 2018 12/02/2018

Employment and Social Development Quarterly Review - February 2018

Backed by a robust economic growth, employment in the EU continued to rise more strongly than expected in the third quarter of 2017, while unemployment figures declined further according to the latest Quarterly Review on Employment and Social Developments in Europe.

Large modern garage with forklifts and stack of car tires 09/02/2018

Commission proposes €2.1 million euro from Globalisation Fund for former Goodyear workers in Germany

The European Commission has proposed a €2.1 million contribution from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) to help 646 workers in Germany previously employed at the tyre manufacturer Goodyear find new jobs.

Boost of €100 million for microfinance and social enterprises in Europe 23/01/2018

Boost of €100 million for microfinance and social enterprises in Europe

The EU's financing programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) will receive an additional €100 million for its Guarantee scheme from the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the core of the Investment Plan for Europe.

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Annual Convention for Inclusive Growth 2018 - #ACIG2018

Now in its third edition, the Annual Convention for Inclusive Growth (ACIG) is an action-oriented platform bringing together civil society organisations and policymakers to discuss how to achieve truly inclusive growth.

15/03/2018 - 16/03/2018

European Conference - The European Qualifications Framework: supporting learning, work and cross border mobility

The European Commission is organising a conference on 15-16 March in Brussels to celebrate 10 years of existence of the European Qualifications Framework (EQF).


Seminar on Work 4.0 – digitalisation of the labour market

The seminar, to be held in Prague, will provide the opportunity to share views on measures preventing growing polarisation of work due to the process of digitalisation and policy responses in the areas of life-long learning, tax and insurance systems and occupational health and safety.

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