Strategies and policies
At the EU level, measures to boost jobs and skills, youth employment and lifelong learning have been put forward.
Within the partnership of the Urban Agenda for the EU on jobs and skills in the local economy, EU countries and the European Commission deal with economic performance and business development at the local level.
Jobs and skills
The New Skills Agenda for Europe launches a number of actions to ensure that the right training, the right skills and the right support are available to people in the European Union.
The EU has introduced a series of measures to increase the chances of young people getting jobs.
Training and lifelong learning
A lifelong access to education and training possibilities is vital for growth in jobs and skills in the local economy.