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13/03/2018

Commission adopts proposals for a European Labour Authority and for access to social protection

The European Commission has taken more concrete new initiatives to further deliver on the European Pillar of Social Rights.

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Commission proposes €9.8 million from Globalisation Fund to help former workers of Air France 23/04/2018

Commission proposes €9.8 million from Globalisation Fund to help former workers of Air France

Following a call from France, the European Commission is today mobilising €9.8 million from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) to help former workers of Air France, the French airline company, find new jobs.

#MySocialRights photo competition - How do you perceive social rights in Europe? 12/04/2018

#MySocialRights photo competition - How do you perceive social rights in Europe?

Young people living in the EU are invited to submit up to three photos describing what #SocialRights mean to them and get the chance to attend the European Youth Event and win two interrail tickets.

Making skills and qualifications more visible across the EU: Statement by Commissioner Thyssen following the adoption of the revised Europass framework 12/04/2018

Making skills and qualifications more visible across the EU: Statement by Commissioner Thyssen following the adoption of the revised Europass framework

Today, EU Member States adopted the Commission's proposal to revise the Europass framework. The revision, which aims at simplifying and modernising the Europass CV and other skills tools for the digital age, will enable people across the EU to make their skills and qualifications more visible, and will help policy makers to anticipate labour market needs and trends.

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June
14/06/2018 - 15/06/2018

European Validation Festival: Unlocking Talents in Europe

The European Commission is organising a stakeholder conference on 14-15 June in Brussels to share practices and exchange ideas and knowledge on validation of informal and non-formal learning.

01/06/2018 - 02/06/2018

European Youth Event

The European Youth Event (EYE2018), organised by the European Parliament in Strasbourg, is an opportunity for young people aged 16-30 to take part in a programme of workshops and events with policymakers and propose ideas for the future of Europe.

  April
27/04/2018

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.

11/04/2018 - 12/04/2018

Euclid Summit 2018: Growing ecosystems for social impact

Euclid Summit is a 2-day gathering of people and organisations from across Europe who want to learn from, encourage and inspire each other to drive positive change.

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