On 28-29 March 2017, the sixth meeting of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) High Level Working Group on Employment and Labour (HLWG) took place in Barcelona, Spain, at the premises of the UfM Secretariat.
The member countries of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) have defined key measures to address the persisting challenge of unemployment in the Mediterranean region, particularly for young people and women.
On 14 April 2016, the fifth meeting of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) High Level Working Group on Employment and Labour (HLWG) took place in Brussels.
A workshop in the framework of the EU-US Working Group on Labour and Employment-related Issues discussed the quality, supply, and image of innovative apprenticeships in Brussels on 25-26 February.
On 28 January 2015, the High Level Working Group on Employment and Labour discussed the issue of informal economy in the Mediterranean region.
Around 70 delegates from European and Asian governments, trade unions, employers' organisations, the ILO deputy director general, academics, EEAS and the European Commission discussed how to strengthen social dialogue, collective bargaining and workplace cooperation at the ASEM Seminar on Social Dialogue, held on 9-11 March 2014 in Brussels.
The 6th EU-India Seminar on Employment and Social Policy dedicated to social protection took place in Brussels on 24 and 25 June.
A new global momentum for the promotion of decent work? Challenges for the external dimension of EU employment and social policies.
Partners from the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) meet once a year in the Euro-Mediterranean Employment and Labour Working Group to discuss latest developments and ways of cooperation in the area of employment and social issues in the region.
This Seminar is part of EU-India dialogue and cooperation on employment and social policy based on the Memorandum of Understanding signed in year 2006.