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Social policy developments in Cyprus and Romania
Two new ESPN Flash reports prepared by the European Social Policy Network (ESPN) are now available and provide information on Cypriot housing policy for mountainous, remote and disadvantaged areas, and the future of the Romanian guaranteed minimum income scheme.
Call for applications: selection of Disability Platform members
The call for applications for the selection of members of the Disability Platform expert group is open until 26 November.
European Digital Credentials for Learning launched
On 25 October European Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights, Nicolas Schmit launched the European Digital Credentials for learning in an online event in which more than 1,500 people took part.
FEAD peer exchange on involving target populations and stakeholders when designing social inclusion programmes
During this third Peer Exchange, 17 practitioners from Belgium, Croatia, Poland, Greece, Slovenia, Ireland, Bulgaria, France, Portugal, Spain and the European Commission, exchanged on concrete challenges and emerging practices of involving target population and relevant stakeholders in the design and implementation of accompanying measures and social inclusion programmes.
Commissioner Schmit shares his optimism for future of European labour markets in latest episode of PESPod
In the latest episode of PESPod - the podcast of the European PES Network - European Commissioner Nicolas Schmit, explains how Public Employment Services (PES) can successfully support the transitions needed to address Europe’s multiple labour market challenges.
European Globalisation Adjustment Fund: €5.4 million to support 801 dismissed workers in air transport and warehousing in Sardinia, Italy
Today, the European Commission proposes to support over 800 dismissed workers in Sardinia, Italy. These 801 people include 611 former Air Italy workers and 190 former workers of Porto Canale in Cagliari, who lost their jobs as a consequence of restructuring and globalisation.
Social partners consultation on social and labour aspects of a just transition towards climate neutrality
The consultation hearing on 22 October provided the social partners information about the preparation of the proposal for a Council Recommendation on the social and labour aspects of the just transition towards climate neutrality. The consultation also gathered their suggestions and opinions on the possible content.
Commission launches the dialogue with European social partners on a review of the EU sectoral social dialogue
On 21 October, the European Commission hosted its first technical seminar focusing on social partners’ contribution to policy making. It forms part of the review aiming to support the EU sectoral social dialogue to better embrace challenges in the world of work, such as digitalisation and new forms of work.
Nederlandse documentaire „Traslasierra” wint de Europese pijler van sociale rechten-prijs
Afgelopen weekend ging de eerste Europese pijler van sociale rechten-prijs naar de korte documentaire „Traslasierra”. De kortfilm laat zien dat iedereen — ook slechthorenden — van mooie muziek kan genieten.
Cinema meets social rights!
The European Commission sponsors the “European Pillar of Social Rights” Award at the International Social Film Festival of Castilla-La Mancha (FECISO), taking place in Toledo.