COVID-19 Skills Watcher shows impact of epidemic in labour market and skills
The Skills Watcher providers labour market information and support for skills development, suggesting a focus on those skills that could potentially help workers in dealing with occupational changes as a result of the epidemic.
Commission adopts report on application of supplementary pension rights directive
The report evaluates the application by Member States of the 2014 directive, which aims to make it easier for mobile workers to obtain and maintain supplementary pension rights
Have your say: EGF launches new public consultation
The European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) has launched a new public consultation. We invite everyone interested on EU social inclusion matters and employment issues to answer the questionnaire before 16 September 2020.
New updates in the ESCO classification
In July 2020, the Commission released two minor versions of ESCO. The changes reflect the continuous update process, so that ESCO delivers a better classification for the labour market.
Social partners meet with the European Council and the Commission on 23 June
Social partners, the European Council and the Commission met in a Tripartite Social Summit to discuss the role of social partners in improving growth and employment after the COVID-19 outbreak.
Commission launches Youth Employment Support: a bridge to jobs for the next generation
Today the European Commission is taking action to give young people all possible opportunities to develop their full potential to shape the future of the EU, and thrive in the green and digital transitions.
Commission presents European Skills Agenda for sustainable competitiveness, social fairness and resilience
The Commission is presenting a new Skills Agenda today setting ambitious objectives for upskilling and reskilling for the next five years.
Europass: take the next step! New platform launches today
The new Europass platform goes live today. Europass is a set of online tools to help users communicate their skills, qualifications and experiences and manage their career in a fast changing world.
The updated European Code of Good Conduct for Microcredit Provision has been published
The Commission has updated the European Code of Good Conduct for Microcredit to reflect the changing market realities and capture the wide diversity of providers within the microfinance sector in Europe. It will enter into force on 1 January 2021.
ESCO and the new Europass: occupations and skills for lifelong career management
The European Commission is launching a modernised Europass to better serve the needs of workers and learners.