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Farmers could not survive without subsdies NEW
Common Agricultural Policy 1 Year, 7 Months, 1 Week, 1 Day, 14 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
Almost three quarters of farmers say they could not survive without subsidies, according to a Farmers Weekly poll: Subsidies How does one wean farmers off their subsidy dependence so that they become more like any other business that relies on retur...
"Should the left be arguing for an EU wide unemployment insurance system?" by Dan Corry NEW
Social Europe 1 Year, 7 Months, 1 Week, 1 Day, 14 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
As the fiscal union screw tightens, it is time the centre-left had a debate about what it can do to make the Eurozone more progressive. Slowly, slowly, bit by bit and sometimes in big leaps, the EU – or at least the Eurozone – is moving towards a...
La Confédération Européenne des Syndicats : analyse un mois après la manifestation du 14 novembre. NEW
Le Taurillon 1 Year, 8 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
La CES avait appelé le 14 novembre dernier à une « Journée européenne d'action et de solidarité ». Il ne s'agit pas de la première manifestation paneuropéenne, mais probablement de la mobilisation qui a eu le plus de succès dans les derniè...
Unemployed Young Italians: Too “Choosy” to Stay in Italy? NEW
Global Voices Western Europe 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 14 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
Recent statements by the Italian Minister of Labour's have created a controversy and online "craze" centred on chronic youth unemployment, while citizen initiatives are launched to keep young Italians from leaving the country in search of better oppo...
Honeyball’s Weekly Round-Up NEW
The Honeyball Buzz 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 16 Hours, 46 Minutes ago
The apprenticeship scheme was thrown into question, following the damaging report by the government’s own department which found that it is being used as a way of getting cheap labour. Vincent Moss exposed the report and yesterday which stated: “...
Unemployment Update in the EU NEW
Euronomist 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
Source: EurostatWell, the figures give more or less the same story as last month. Unemployment is roughly the same in the EA17 or the EU27 (up just 0.1% in the EA17), Greece and Spain are champions both in youth as well as in overall unemployment, It...
Två miljoner fler arbetslösa i EU NEW
Europabloggen 1 Year, 9 Months, 4 Weeks, 15 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
Snart är 26 miljoner människor utan arbete i EU. Även Sverige har drabbats av stigande arbetslöshet det senaste året. >>>...
Schon gehört: "NEETs"? NEW
Heimat✔ P.olitik✔ M.enschen✔ 1 Year, 9 Months, 4 Weeks, 2 Days, 6 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
NEET ist ein englisches Akronym aus den Worten Not in Education, Employment or Training und bezeichnet die Gruppe junger Erwachsener zwischen 15 und 34 Jahren, die keine Schule besuchen, keiner Arbeit nachgehen und sich nicht in beruflicher Fortbildu...
Schon gehört: "NEETs"? NEW
Title of theH.eimat✔ P.olitik✔ M.enschen✔ blog ... 1 Year, 9 Months, 4 Weeks, 2 Days, 6 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
NEET ist ein englisches Akronym aus den Worten Not in Education, Employment or Training und bezeichnet die Gruppe junger Erwachsener zwischen 15 und 34 Jahren, die keine Schule besuchen, keiner Arbeit nachgehen und sich nicht in beruflicher Fortbildu...
Money, jobs, growth, pacts - how EU tries to boost employment NEW
Babelblogs 1 Year, 10 Months, 23 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
As of 18 October, the EU has engaged in talking ‘shop’. Between fighting large-scale unemployment and being in favour of positions created just to reach this goal or promoting the creation of ‘quality’ jobs, there's just one question: who’s...
Generazione Neet: 1,2% del Pil europeo NEW
L'Europa@TorVergata 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Days, 3 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Sono sempre di più i giovani che hanno abbandonato gli studi prima del tempo dovuto e che ad oggi sono disoccupati. Chi per negligenza, chi per mancanza di lavoro o per l'incapacità di autorealizzarsi, ognuno di loro oggi influenza in maniera negat...
Zur sozialen Inklusion der Jugend Europas NEW
Heimat✔ P.olitik✔ M.enschen✔ 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Days, 7 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Die Wirtschaftskrise hat die Beschäftigungsaussichten der jungen Generation stark beeinträchtigt; die Beschäftigungsrate junger Menschen hat nun den niedrigsten Stand erreicht, den Eurostat jemals verzeichnet hat. Neets. Um das Ausmaß der Ni...
Implementing EU Compact for Growth and Jobs NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 1 Year, 10 Months, 3 Days, 11 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
Even if the European (part) executive has already published the Commission Work Programme (CWP) 2013, two volumes of COM(2012) 629, there is quite a backlog of ongoing legislative and policy intiatives to clear. The approaching October 2012 Europea...
Diplomatie als Beruf? Studentenjobs beim Auswärtigen Amt NEW
IFAIR 1 Year, 10 Months, 3 Days, 22 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Wir möchten euch heute auf eine besonders spannende Möglichkeit aufmerksam machen, das Auswärtige Amt und den diplomatischen Dienst als Berufsfeld näher kennen zu lernen. Studentinnen und Studenten können sich noch bis zum 23. November 2012 dara...
Ungdomsarbetslöshet dyrare än EU NEW
Europabloggen 1 Year, 10 Months, 4 Days, 4 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
– Vi riskerar att tappa en generation, säger Olle Ludvigsson (S).
Concord: Gender- and HRBA- Trainers wanted NEW
DARE Network 1 Year, 10 Months, 4 Days, 5 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
CONCORD is seeking to engage two people to organise and facilitate training sessions on gender and HRBA for our staff. The terms of reference for this consultancy are attached. I kindly request you disseminate them among your expert contacts.HRBA Tra...
Europe's lost generation costs €153bn a year, study finds (Shiv Malik, The Guardian) NEW
Raul Romeva (MEP) 1 Year, 10 Months, 4 Days, 8 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
EU agency estimates cost in state welfare and lost production of young adults not in employment, education or training By, Shiv Malik , at The Guardian, Monday 22 October 2012   A lost generation of 14 million out-of-work and disengaged young...
The secret to finding a job in Brussels NEW
Casa Europei Cluj-Napoca 1 Year, 10 Months, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
Whatever you have accumulated in your years of formal education will not help if what you learn year after year is not worth putting in practice. I give one day trainings on “How to find a job in Brussels” and in parallel I give half day training...
Genomförandet av EU:s tillväxt- och sysselsättningspakt NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 8 Hours, 19 Minutes ago
Europeiska rådet den 28 till 29 juni 2012 (EUCO 76/1/12 rev 1 sv) antog en tillväxt- och sysselsättningspakt (se stycke 1 och bilagan från sidan 7). I slutsatserna den 18-19 oktober 2012 (EUCO 156/12) gör Europeiska rådet en bedömning av lä...
EU:n kasvu- ja työllisyyssopimuksen täytäntöönpano NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 14 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
Kesäkuun 2012 Eurooppa-neuvosto hyväksyi kasvu- ja työllisyyssopimuksen (EUCO 76/12 päätelmien kohta 1 sekä liite sivulta 7). Lokakuun Eurooppa-neuvosto (EUCO 156/12) kehotti (itseään?) ohjelman ripeään ja päättäväiseen toimeenpanoon:...
Schizzinosi NEW
Il lato €. 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 1 Day, 32 Minutes ago
Il ministro del lavoro Elsa Fornero si permette di dire che i giovani non devono essere troppo schizzinosi, devono prendere le prime offerte e poi da dentro guardarsi intorno perché “non si può aspettare il posto ideale”. Apriti cielo, schizzin...
Compact for Growth and Jobs – Report to the European Council NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 1 Day, 10 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
After the Barroso highlights, we turn to the report: Implementation of the Compact for Growth and Jobs – Report to the European Council 18-19 October 2012 (14 pages). - This helpful report has been published in other EU languages as well. Click on...
Barroso on the Compact for Growth and Jobs NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 1 Day, 12 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
As some other pre-democratic political entitities, the European Union has its own provisional government, called the European Council, with the Euro Summit as its shadow (not transparently explained or highlighted on the Eurozone portal). Herman Van...
”Just a few more issues to fix”: EU Compact for Growth and Jobs NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 11 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
After decrypting a tiny paragraph with main sources and looking up to the summit of Mount Olympus or reflecting on the European Council looking down on EU citizens, we continue by looking at the conclusions EUCO 156/12 (all language versions here) re...
Lo que de verdad importa NEW
Construyendo Capital Humano 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 3 Hours, 1 Minute ago
El viernes acudí al Palacio Euskalduna de Bilbao donde se celebraba el congreso de Jóvenes con Valores de la Fundación “Lo que de verdad importa”. Sus organizadores pretenden despertar las conciencias de los jóvenes mostrando ejemplos inspira...
Gehaltstransparenz NEW
RandomInsights (AT) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 5 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
Vor einigen Monaten ist das sehr beeindruckende “Handbook for new Employees” des Softwareunternehmens Valve (unbedingt lesen – Valve ist eines der profitabelsten und innovativsten Unternehmen der Branche) an die Öffentlichkeit gela...
Call for Applications: Two months paid internship at the European Centre for Minority Issues NEW
ECMI InfoChannel 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 7 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
European Centre for Minority Issues (ECMI) is looking to nominate a candidate of Romani background for two months paid internship at its headquarters in Flensburg, Germany. Continue reading →Source: ECMI InfoChannel @ European Centre for Minori...
Sommet social tripartite européen : Ensemble, pour une croissance porteuse d’emplois et une meilleure gouvernance économique NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 8 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Le Sommet social tripartite se tient deux fois par an, avant les Conseils européens de printemps et d’automne. Cette rencontre offre aux partenaires sociaux, à la Commission et aux chefs de gouvernement du pays qui exerce la présidence du Co...
New approach needed to tackle youth unemployment NEW
PublicServiceEurope.com editor's blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 17 Minutes ago
Support needs to be targeted specifically at young people, taking their background into account, if a substantial difference is to be made to unacceptably high youth unemployment figures, writes Fiona Blacke...
Men and women at work: simple pictures can tell a complex story well NEW
MHP Blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 7 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
There’s a great example in today’s release of the latest employment figures of the power of simple pictures to communicate complex points. In this case, it is the use of two pie charts by the Office of National Statistics, pulling togethe...
Savage competition hits western European truckers NEW
PublicServiceEurope.com editor's blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Hour, 58 Minutes ago
Living on an island has its advantages even in the single market: the UK's geographical isolation has saved Britons the unhappy fate of a growing number of unemployed European truckers, writes Justin Stares...
Waini*: (part 7) Chinese will look after German care recipients NEW
Eurozoneremarks opinion 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 7 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Dear reader,first of all Waini is short for "Worry about idiocy not inflation", a series about what goes extremely wrong or where some serious misperception is taking place. Waini will be used from now on in order to shorten the headlines, give them...
A Neeter way to look at unemployment NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 5 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
Greek unemployment hit a new record high of 25.1 per cent in July, having climbed for 35 straight months. It’s now more than double the eurozone average of 11.4 per cent and youth unemployment — between 15 and 24 years old — has hit...
The old are stealing our jobs! NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
From Steven Englander at Citi — a little observed factoid regarding employment trends among the older demographic: We are taking one small slice at this subject, starting with the little noticed fact that employment to population ratios among o...
Les jeunes européens et le travail : la grande enquête NEW
Le Blogueur (arte) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
Saviez-vous que les jeunes Français sont obsédés par la stabilité et rechignent à créer des entreprises, que le travail est ce qu’il y a de plus important pour les Italiens et l’emploi n’est pas précaire au Royaume-Uni ?
Le taux de chômage de la zone euro a atteint 11,4 % en août NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 10 Months, 4 Weeks, 2 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
L'office européen de statistiques Eurostat a révélé, lundi 1er octobre, un taux de chômage de la zone euro s'élevant à 11,4 % de la population active au mois d'août dernier. Environ 18 millions de personnes étaient alors sans emploi.
Different Unemployment Rates in E.U. States: Stretching Federalism Too Far? NEW
The Worden Report 1 Year, 10 Months, 4 Weeks, 22 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
For August 2012, the unemployment rate in the E.U. was 10.5 percent, which translates into 25 million Europeans without a job. In the U.S., the comparable rate was 8.1.             &nbs...
Eurozone Unemployment 11.4% NEW
French Politics: Europe 1 Year, 10 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 4 Hours, 2 Minutes ago
Zone euro : le chômage à 11,4 % en août, à un niveau recordPlus de 18 millions de personnes étaient au chômage dans la zone euro en août, a indiqué lundi 1er octobre l'office européen de statistiques Eurostat.Perhaps this will get the attent...
Eurozone unemployment continues to rise NEW
PublicServiceEurope.com editor's blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
The eurozone's record unemployment rate has edged higher and the manufacturing sector continued to shrink across much of the currency bloc...
Europe isn't working NEW
Nucleus 1 Year, 10 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 8 Hours ago
Europe isn't working By David Gow on Monday, 01 October 2012 Overnight Ryder Cup euphoria (see below) in Europe swiftly dissipated as the first day of the final quarter of 2012 dawned with evidence that the...
Empleo verde, todo un mundo de posibilidades.... ¿Que modelo de país. Eurovegas o I+D+i y desarrollo verde? NEW
Espacio de Ideas 1 Year, 11 Months, 19 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
La ley de la gravedad es una de esas leyes inmutables, y el hombre a lo largo de la historia ha luchado por intentarla esquivar, pero ahí sigue, y cuanto más alto subes, a la que te relajas te despeñas irremediablemente. Eso es algo similar con el...
EESC Employees’ Group extraordinary meeting in Nicosia: a European budget for employment NEW
Martin Westlake 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Day, 12 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
I took the night flight to Larnaca yesterday evening in order to attend an extraordinary meeting today of the EESC’s employees’ group at Nicosia on the theme of ’A European budget for employment’. The meeting took place at th...
Kursskifte kan skabe 2 mio. arbejdspladser i EU NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Day, 20 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
NYT FRA EU-FRONTEN: Hvis politikerne i EU og nationalt skifter spor, kan der skabes arbejdspladser, fortsatte nedskæringer kan det kaste endnu flere ud i arbejdsløshed, viser annalyse fra AE-Rådet - Nyheder / Faglig, Søren Søndergaard, Nyt...
Unemployment Fund Idea Advances NEW
Real Time Brussels - WSJ 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Days, 13 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
The idea of a joint unemployment fund for the euro zone, which dates back to 1977, is making a reappearance.
Honeyball’s Weekly Round-Up NEW
The Honeyball Buzz 1 Year, 11 Months, 5 Days, 21 Hours, 19 Minutes ago
Part time work and self-employment is replacing full time employment for women. Well that’s according to the TUC which found the number of women in full-time employee jobs has fallen by 170,000, nearly 200,000 more women now describe themselves as...
Part-time work helps employment NEW
Alter Publicus 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 10 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Center for Economic Studies and the Ifo Institute in Munich have recently published a comparative study on European labor markets during the period of economic crisis. It has presented a [...]...
Pays-Bas : travaux obligatoires pour chômeurs NEW
Le blog du bureau de Bruxelles (France 2) 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
La ville de Rotterdam, aux Pays-Bas, vient d’adopter une réforme des indemnités chômage qui fait couler beaucoup d’encre. Les chômeurs de longue durée sont désormais tenus de travailler une journée par semaine pour continuer à recevoir de...
Leiden, luck and labour NEW
LEUSAA Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
A year ago LEUSAA was founded, a year ago 60 EUS alumni entered the labour market, a year ago everything was different. Some found a job, some didn’t. But why? CV and soft skills cannot be the reason so there … Continue reading →...
Esma, and Wesley Crusher, on financial sector pay NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 16 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
There are already guidelines in Europe for setting compensation in the financial sector so as not to encourage risk-taking that threatens the stability of the system as a whole....
Europe beyond lost generations NEW
FutureLab Europe Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
Spain is very proud to have the best prepared generation of young people in its history, but not so pleased to confront that all that training is no guarantee for a job. Unemployment in Spain (25%) is twice the average … Continue reading →...
Pasión e Ilusión: Emprende 2012 NEW
Construyendo Capital Humano 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 20 Hours, 46 Minutes ago
El pasado miércoles pudimos asistir al Emprende 2012, el Foro de emprendizaje que por segundo año consecutivo organiza el Gobierno Vasco, este año tras el hito de la creación del Servicio Vasco de Emprendimiento. Una vez más la afluencia fue...
FH Undergrad Interns – Introducing the Sixth Generation NEW
Public Affairs 2.0 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 20 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Back in 2005/2006 I got annoyed with hiring highly competent people with several degrees as interns, most of whom really wanted a job not an internship (if you’re in that boat read this). In a spasm of proactivity I went about setting up our lo...
"Youth Unemployment in Italy at the Time of the Great Recession: Labor Market Liberalization or Educational Reform?" by Francesco Pastore NEW
Social Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
The Great Recession, so to use the expression that the Nobel laureate Paul Krugman has proposed, has, on the one hand, exacerbated the old weaknesses of the country’ school-to-work transition system and, on the other hand, added new reasons of conc...
What driverless trucks in Oz mean for oil workers in Norway NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 14 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
Norwegian oil workers shut down a chunk of the country’s production for 16 days in July over a pay dispute. With the summer over, further strikes are being discussed.Being...
QE in a simple pythonic recursive function NEW
Europlay 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 18 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
NOTEthe core assumption of this model, which is embedded in this line of codeself.unemployment_qe_ratio = MH.MeasuredQuantity(4, people) / MH.MeasuredQuantity(10, usd) or in this oneself.economy.unemployment -= (self.economy.unemployment_qe_rati...
Is that robot going to steal your job? NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 22 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
We have written extensively about how the global economy is becoming increasingly technology-intensive, and reaping productivity gains.Robots, we’ve argued, are slowly...
Are UK companies hoarding labour? NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 17 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
Something of a puzzle is emerging in the UK’s labour market.The overall employment picture is definitely improving. According to the latest figures from the Office of National Statistics,...
The European Creative Class – theory and reality NEW
European Spatial Planning Perspective 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 20 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
The creative class. Could be said that the term is Richard Florida‘s brain child. He put forward the theory that there is a new class in the wide pool of the workforce: the creatives. In this case, the creative class points to the multitude of...
EUROOPPANUORET HAKEE KORKEAKOULUHARJOITTELIJAA – HAKUAIKAA JATKETTU! NEW
eurooppanuoret/blogi 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 22 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
KORKEAKOULUHARJOITTELUUN EUROOPPANUORILLE? Eurooppanuoret ry on vuonna 1997 perustettu puoluepoliittisesti ja uskonnollisesti sitoutumaton nuorten kansalaisjärjestö. Järjestön toiminnan tavoitteena on lisätä nuorten tietoisuutta Euroopan yhdent...
"Youth Unemployment – Conditions for Young People in the Nordic Countries" by Jonas Olofsson and Eskil Wadensjo NEW
Social Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 4 Days, 21 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
Even though the Nordic countries show marked similarities in terms of socioeconomic and social conditions, there is much that separates them. Welfare policy ambitions may be similar, but when we examine the conditions for youths to establish themselv...
EU-Jugendbericht: Beschäftigung und soziale Inklusion als oberste Priorität NEW
Heimat✔ P.olitik✔ M.enschen✔ 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 11 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Im Bericht, den die EU-Kommission im Dreijahresrhythmus erstellt, wird betont, dass die EU und die Mitgliedstaaten mehr tun müssen, um junge Menschen, die am stärksten unter der Wirtschaftskrise leiden, zu unterstützen.Seit Ausbruch der Krise ist...
Spanien: Unge lærer tysk for at slippe væk NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 16 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
NYT FRA EU-FRONTEN: Skævvridningen mellem euro-landene og den eksplosive vækst af arbejdsløse mennesker i Spanien betyder nu, at store mængder af unge spaniere begynder at lære tysk for at slippe væk fra landets håbløse tilstand. - Nyheder...
US payrolls and past as predictor for construction and manufacturing employment NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 10 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
CreditSights has updated its sector-specific chart to reflect this morning’s payrolls report, and you can see that construction and manufacturing employment continue to...
Nye tal fra eurozonen: 8 millioner unge europæere mangler job og uddannelse NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 20 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
NYT FRA EU-FRONTEN - Nyheder / Søren Søndergaard, Nyt fra EU-fronten...
Reader Letters: Unemployed Youth NEW
Real Time Brussels - WSJ 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 19 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
Reader responses to our article Tuesday on the International Labour Organization's new forecast for euro-zone youth unemployment The responses reveal a misunderstanding of the situation for these young Millennials, as well as show how the consequen...
Erkan will be in Manchester, UK on 6-7 Sept to attend Careers #BeyondBorders. NEW
Erkan's field diary 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 10 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
  This is an international seminar “bringing together language learning professionals, career development experts and the international press around the topic of ‘Global careers in a challenging economy’. Erik Qualman, the Internat...
Eucap Niger recrute 26 postes. Du spécialiste anti-terroriste à l’infirmier(ère) NEW
Bruxelles2 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 13 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2) La mission EUCAP SAHEL Niger a lancé sa dernière vague de recrutement. 26 postes sont ainsi offerts, dont 5 à pourvoir «au plus tôt» (tout de suite si possible ) car ils retardent le bon déploiement de la mission. Ces postes sont...
Signs of a Lost Generation Within Europe NEW
WSJ: The Eurocrisis 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 13 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Euro-zone youth unemployment will remain elevated for at least the next half-decade say the authors of a report from the International Labor Organization, The Wall Street Journal’s Riva Froymovich reports.
Is banking losing its appeal? NEW
FT Alphaville 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
Could it be that the stampede of Oxbridge graduates clamouring to work 100-hour weeks in Canary Wharf is slowing? Perhaps four years of banking crises, scandals and enthusiastic...
Mi sono sentita sciocca NEW
BXLBLOG 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
Mentre recitavo agli amici ritrovati in Italia tutta la litania delle mie critiche verso il lavoro da euroburocrate. Mentre sputacchiavo di qua e di là nel piatto in cui fino a prova contrario ho magnato per due anni e continuo a magnare.  Mi so...
"Youth Unemployment in Poland – Economic Growth is Not Enough" by Michal Polakowski NEW
Social Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Until recently, youth unemployment had received relatively little attention in Poland’s policy-making circles. However, since 2008 the youth employment situation has deteriorated considerably, even though Poland’s general economic indicators stoo...
Losing the Middle Class: An Educational-Industrial Policy NEW
The Worden Report 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
Beneath the headlines showing new figures on unemployment (which do not include the unemployed who are no longer looking for work or applying for unemployment compensation) is the story of the changing distribution of jobs in the American economy. Th...
Cum să faci bani în Bruxelles-ul european? NEW
Casa Europei Cluj-Napoca 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 15 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
Bruxelles-ul este un loc fascinant, plin de oportunități, dar și suprasaturat de competiție pe fiecare sector. Derulându-mi actitivatea de peste 15 ani în capitala Europei, am căutat să ghidez pe cei interesați în abordarea unei piețe atip...
The End of Men (as we know them) NEW
Discipline and Anarchy 1 Year, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 16 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
This month, journalist and editor Hanna Rosin is releasing her already infamous book “The End of Men: And the Rise of Women” (Riverhead Hardcover). It has been eagerly anticipated ever since the 2010 publishing of her article for The Atla...
Toujours plus de chômage en zone euro (Le Monde) NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 10 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
C'est un nouveau record. Le taux de chômage de la zone euro s'est établi à 11,3 % de la population active en juillet, comme le mois précédent pour lequel le chiffre a été révisé à la hausse (11,3 % contre 11,2 % initialement), a indiqu
The Federal Reserve on Full Employment: A Democracy Deficit? NEW
The Worden Report 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 10 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
The American economy expanded during the second quarter of 2012 at an annualized rate of 1.7 percent. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate for all of the American states combined was expected to remain above 8 percent. In this context, the chairman of th...
Full Employment in a Republic: Hollande’s France NEW
The Worden Report 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 13 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
Facing an unemployment rate of 10% in his state, with youth particularly hard-hit (23% for those under the age of 25), Francois Hollande of the state of France announced in August 2012 a new initiative for the legislature to pay most of the salaries...
France: New Pro-Roma Employment Policy Strikes a Nerve NEW
Global Voices Western Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 6 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
'The 4,395,000 French "job seekers" will be happy to learn that the Roma job problem has been solved!!! Their access to work will be "helped".'...
Euorozone Unemployment at Record High NEW
French Politics: Europe 1 Year, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 18 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
11.3%. How high will it go before Eurozone leaders decide that austerity was a mistake?
8 information sources you should check first in the EU employment and social affairs policy NEW
Library of the European Parliament's Blog 2 Years, 13 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
In the last years, the EU employment and social affairs policy emerged as one of our most requested topics, probably only second to economy. It is a policy that equally attracts attention of both – professionals and the general public. And the curr...
{News-Scanner} Jugendarbeitslosigkeit: Neuanfang für Berufslehre in Großbritannien? NEW
Title of theH.eimat✔ P.olitik✔ M.enschen✔ blog ... 2 Years, 5 Days, 12 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Angesichts seiner massiven Jugendarbeitslosigkeit prüft Grossbritannien das Schweizer Modell der Berufslehre. Das duale Bildungssystem, das praktische Ausbildung in einem Betrieb und Schule vereint, stösst international auf steigendes Interesse.In...
Empowering education: the path to Europe’s brighter future in innovation NEW
Neelie Kroes 2 Years, 6 Days, 4 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
Number of views :155(The third in the series of August crowd-sourced blog posts, by Javier Agüera, Chief Technology Officer & Co-founder, Geeksphone iHQ) I was born in the 90s. My generation is commonly referred to as the “lost generation” o...
Vacancy in Brussels NEW
The Honeyball Buzz 2 Years, 1 Week, 1 Day, 7 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
I have a vacancy for a Parliamentary Assistant in my Brussels office. Full details are available on the excellent w4mp jobs website. Please go to http://www.w4mpjobs.org/JobDetails.aspx?jobid=36407 if you are interested.   Filed under: Labour Party...
'Mini-jobs' don't work in Germany, and they won't work in Britain | Stephanie Blankenburg NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 2 Years, 1 Week, 2 Days, 7 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
Though being floated by the Treasury as a measure to increase employment, German 'mini-jobs' offer little money or securityThe most recent copycat idea floated by the Treasury to promote employment creation through ever more flexible labour markets i...
L’incertezza NEW
Debora Serracchiani 2 Years, 1 Week, 2 Days, 10 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
In una sua intervista al “Quotidiano Nazionale”, l’imprenditore triestino nonché ex governatore del Friuli Venezia Giulia, Riccardo Illy, ha denunciato che un elemento decisivo, e su cui si riflette troppo poco, di questa crisi è l’incert...
"Youth Unemployment and Youth Employment Policy – Lessons from French Experience" by Florence Lefresne NEW
Social Europe 2 Years, 1 Week, 2 Days, 11 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
The last crisis has merely amplified what has become a quasi structural phenomenon: in the last 30 years, the youth unemployment rate in France has never dropped below 15% and has regularly exceeded 20%. And yet, youth integration into the labour mar...
The unsolved puzzle of the UK labour market: Why is employment rising as GDP is falling? NEW
EUROPP - European Politics and Policy 2 Years, 1 Week, 5 Days, 8 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
The recent employment figures released show that 200,000 new jobs were generated in the UK in the three months to June. Ian Brinkley ponders these figures in light of the continuing contraction of the UK’s economy, explaining some of the factors...
Zaměstnanost | Apel žádá záchranný plán pro mládež NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 4 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Skupina vlivných nizozemských osobností (politiků, spisovatelů, humoristů a odborářů) bije na poplach ohledně rostoucí nezaměstnanosti evropské mládeže. Ve společné  výzv...
Emprego | Apelo a um plano europeu de resgate dos jovens NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 5 Hours ago
Dez figuras holandesas bastante influentes (políticos, escritores, humoristas, sindicalistas) fazem soar o alarme sobre a questão do crescente desemprego entre os jovens europeus. Num artigo de opinião publicado no Volkskrant por...
Bob Lutz on the "green jobs" scam NEW
The New Nostradamus of the North 2 Years, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 15 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
Bob Lutz, the legendary automotive industry top executive, explains why "green jobs" are - and will remain - a failure: But as result of the belief that fossil fuels are bringing on global warming, governments, federal and state, have created a...
EFS: EU-politik spænder ben for genopbygning NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 9 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
NYT FRA EU-FRONTEN: Der er brug for at udvikle nye industrier og bæredygtige produkter for at sikre fremtidens job, men arbejdspolitikken i EU spænder ben, mener den europæiske fagbevægelse - Nyheder / Faglig, Søren Søndergaard, EFS, Nyt...
Studie: Atypische Beschäftigung in Europa 1996 – 2009 NEW
facts and figures europe:. 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 2 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
In Österreich sind mehr Frauen in einer atypischen Beschäftigung als in einem Vollzeitarbeitsverhältnis. Frauen, junge und geringqualifizierte Menschen sind in Europa besonders häufig in Teilzeit oder befristet beschäftigt. Zu diesem Ergebn...
Atypische Beschäftigung in Europa 1996 – 2009 NEW
Heimat✔ P.olitik✔ M.enschen✔ 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 3 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
In Österreich sind mehr Frauen in einer atypischen Beschäftigung als in einem Vollzeitarbeitsverhältnis. Frauen, Junge und Geringqualifizierte. Frauen, junge und geringqualifizierte Menschen sind in Europa besonders häufig in Teilzeit o...
"Falling Wage Costs: Europe’s Light at the End of the Tunnel?" by Ronald Janssen NEW
Social Europe 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 10 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
At the end of July, the Conference Board (a business sector driven research association based in New York) published a study pointing out that several crisis ridden countries in Europe are now recording significant cuts in wage costs. In their view,...
Otte millioner unge uden job i EU NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 10 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
NYT FRA EU-FRONTEN: Hver sjette mellem 15 og 29 år i EU er arbejdsløs. Og samlet set er over 10 millioner langtidsledige - Nyheder / Faglig, Søren Søndergaard, Nyt fra EU-fronten, arbejdsløshed...
"The Youth Unemployment Situation in the Czech Republic" by Pavel Janicko NEW
Social Europe 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 10 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
The issue of youth employment and unemployment in the Czech Republic is a topic whose importance has increased particularly with crisis phenomena that began to be visible in late 2008 and especially during the years 2009-2010.  In this period signif...
"Youth Unemployment in Crisis Times – Who has Failed in Greece?" by Annie Tubadji NEW
Social Europe 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 8 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
What was the case with youth unemployment in Greece before the crisis?  The inactivity of Greek youth increased with almost 10% (from 63% to 72%) in the period of 2000-2008. This means that for the last decade, over two thirds of Greek youths were n...
Labour market policy reaction to the crisis in Europe and the US NEW
European Welfare States 2 Years, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 20 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
Southern European countries that are currently facing particularly acute labour market issues have done little in terms of additional training. Italy and Spain have seen the most important increases in spending on unemployment benefits. Only Greece h...