EU holds consultation hearing with social partners on the European Disability Strategy
The consultation hearing offered an opportunity for social partners to engage with the European Commission on the European Disability Strategy, and to discuss upcoming developments.
Equality: City of Jönköping in Sweden wins 2021 Access City Award
The 2021 Access City Award goes to the city of Jönköping for making the city more accessible to persons with disabilities.
EPIC publishes third annual thematic report on child and family policy developments in Europe during 2019
The European Platform for Investing in Children (EPIC) has published its third annual thematic report.
Social innovation: 27 inspirational initiatives in Europe
The Commission is promoting and supporting once again social innovations with a brochure featuring one example of social innovation from each EU country.
European Disability Strategy 2010-2020 helped to remove barriers
The European Commission has published the evaluation of the European Disability Strategy 2010-2020.
Take part in the survey on the European Code of Good Conduct for Microcredit Provision
Thre survey will be feeding into a study, conducted by the University of Salford on behalf of the European Commission, focusing on the impact of the Code on the microfinance sector.
Support for reinforced Youth Guarantee: Council adopts Commission's proposal for a Recommendation on a Bridge to Jobs
The Council has adopted the Commission's proposal for a Council Recommendation on a Bridge to Jobs from 1 July 2020, reinforcing the existing Youth Guarantee.
Commission publishes proposal for a Joint Employment Report 2021
The proposal for a Joint Employment Report analyses the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the employment and social situation in Europe.
European Commission invests €150 million towards high-quality, innovative and inclusive education in Croatia
The European Commission has approved an investment worth more than €150 million from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and the European Social Fund (ESF) to integrate innovative digital technologies in Croatia’s education system.
EU paves the way for European public employment services network to continue its vital work in supporting unemployed people to find new jobs
On 11 November, the European Parliament agreed on a Commission proposal to continue the successful work of the EU Public Employment Services Network until 2027.