Day: February 2, 2022

ESF+ project in Hungary helps unemployed people to find work and self-esteem

The project, funded by the European Social Fund, is targeted at people from Roma communities – particularly women – who face social prejudice and labour market discrimination. Delivered in 66 employment sites across the country, the project provides training for two roles: child and youth inspector; and social care provider

ESF+ project in Denmark prevents early school leaving

At VUC Storstrøm on Zealand, an educational institution in Denmark, teachers and tutors have been given a new digital tool to help prevent early school leaving. Co-funded by the European Social Fund, the app makes it possible to ask for help anonymously and contribute to improving inclusion. Powered by WPeMatico

Video message: Colloque internationale sur le développement urbain durable (présidence française)

European Commission Discours Brussels, 01 Feb 2022 Chers collègues, La Commission Européenne est sur le point de publier son rapport triennal, sur l’état des villes et régions de l’Europe, le 8ième rapport sur l… Powered by WPeMatico

Highlights of the January plenary of the European Committee of the Regions

In case you missed the #CoRplenary: The EU’s support for a rural revival and €500bn regional investment, delivering cohesion policy, the European Green Deal and the Conference on the Future of Europe were major topics at the two-day plenary of the CoR. The remote plenary also covered the delivery of

Speech at the “FEUP’s Day 2022 celebrations” organised by Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto

European Commission Discurso Porto, 28 Jan 2022 Exmo. Vice-Reitor da Universidade do Porto, Professor Doutor Pedro Rodrigues, Exmo. Diretor da FEUP, Professor Doutor João Falcão e Cunha, Restantes individuali… Powered by WPeMatico

Conference on the Future of Europe: national, regional and local parliaments competencies must be taken into account to improve the way the EU works

In a resolution adopted at its plenary session on Thursday, the European Committee of the Regions (CoR) recalled that the principles of subsidiarity and proportionality are the best way to ensure effective and efficient decision making reflects the real needs of citizens. Apostolos Tzitzikostas, President of the European Committee of

Mayor of Cologne receives Award for excellence and courage in promoting freedom, solidarity and equality

The European Committee of the Regions, together with the International Cities of Refuge Network (ICORN) and the Polish city of Gdańsk, have presented the Mayor Paweł Adamowicz Award to Henriette Reker, Mayor of Cologne, for her courage and work on the promotion of freedom, solidarity and equality. Powered by WPeMatico