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Employment and Social Developments Quarterly Review - October 2017 05/10/2017

Employment and Social Developments Quarterly Review - October 2017

The Employment and Social Development in Europe (ESDE) Quarterly Review highlights continuing economic growth in the EU together with a steady decrease in unemployment.

European Vocational Skills Week survey: Vote and win! 02/10/2017

European Vocational Skills Week survey: Vote and win!

We need and value your views. Together we will make a difference.

Commission proposes €3.3 million from Globalisation Fund to support former workers of enterprise Almaviva in Italy 26/09/2017

Commission proposes €3.3 million from Globalisation Fund to support former workers of enterprise Almaviva in Italy

The Commission proposed to provide Italy with €3.3 million from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) to help 1,610 former workers at Almaviva Contact, a company operating in the call centre sector, find new jobs.

Moving forward on the European Pillar of Social Rights: Commission continues work on fair and predictable employment contracts
25/09/2017

Moving forward on the European Pillar of Social Rights: Commission continues work on fair and predictable employment contracts

The European Commission has entered into further discussions with trade unions and employers' organisations at EU level on how to modernise the rules on employment contracts, in order to make these contracts fairer and more predictable for all types of workers.

Overview of the 2016 and 2017 country-specific recommendations in the area of families and children 19/09/2017

Overview of the 2016 and 2017 country-specific recommendations in the area of families and children

Every year the European Commission issues country-specific recommendations (CSRs) as part of the European Semester.

EPIC at conference on promoting migrant integration 15/09/2017

EPIC at conference on promoting migrant integration

The 2016 EPIC research brief on Education policy responses for the inclusion of migrant children in Europe was presented at a conference on Promoting Migrant Integration for a Powerful, Diverse and Multicultural Europe.

European Pillar of Social Rights 14/09/2017

European Pillar of Social Rights

Following the 2016 public consultation, the European Commission presented the European Pillar of Social Rights as a formal Commission Recommendation on 26th April 2017.

VET Research Award of the European Commission 2017 05/09/2017

VET Research Award of the European Commission 2017

The European Commission will, for the second time, award examples of excellence in vocational education and training (VET) during the European Vocational Skills Week on 20-24 November 2017.

Intensification of efforts to tackle child poverty and social exclusion are needed 04/09/2017

Intensification of efforts to tackle child poverty and social exclusion are needed

A Synthesis Report from the European Social Policy Network (ESPN) on Progress across Europe in the implementation of the 2013 EU Recommendation on ‘Investing in children: Breaking the cycle of disadvantage’ has just been published.

European Alliance for Apprenticeships (EAfA) Awards - Send nominations now! 28/08/2017

European Alliance for Apprenticeships (EAfA) Awards - Send nominations now!

The European Alliance for Apprenticeships (EAfA) Awards are open for nominations until 2 October 2017. Apprenticeships provide excellent opportunities for young people to bridge the transition from school to work, while contributing to a better skills match for employers.