Tag: social

ESF+ project helps empowering young people in Czech Republic

The “Máš na to!” (‘You’re up to it!) project – funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) – provide a transnational mobility opportunities to vulnerable young people, many of whom had never been out of their own country before. Through a personalised support, the project aims at motivating and supporting

Europass turns two

The new Europass celebrates two years since its launch with a strong user base of close to 4 million Europass profiles as well as over 44 million visits to the website and still growing. Powered by WPeMatico

Cohesion Policy steps up support to address the consequences of Russia’s aggression in Ukraine with ‘Flexible Assistance to Territories’

The European Commission took another important step to help Member States, regional and local authorities and partners to address the consequences of Russia’s aggression against Ukraine by adopting the ‘Flexible Assistance to Territories (FAST-CARE), a new comprehensive package that offers further support and further flexibility to Cohesion Policy funding. Powered

Co-creation in homecare – a good match?

Ageing society and lack of professional carers drive the need for innovative products and services in the area of homecare. The challenge however is to deliver solutions which will be accepted by end-users. Co-creation is a promising method to tackle this issue as feedback from seniors is included in the

Commission adopts €2 billion Partnership Agreement with the Netherlands for 2021-2027

The European Commission adopted its Partnership Agreement with the Netherlands, laying down the country’s Cohesion Policy investment strategy worth €2 billion for the period 2021-2027. The funds aim, among others, at improving social inclusion and developing skills of people having difficulties integrating into the labour market. Powered by WPeMatico

ESF+ project in Poland building a new life for young offenders

The Postis Association, supported by the European Social Fund (ESF), helps those that have left penal institutions and remand centres to re-build their life outside these facilities. It focuses on finding work for young former prisoners to help young people find their feet and prepare them for their future. Powered

Euronews: Ukrainians have the right to work in Europe, but how difficult is it to find a job?

In its latest episode, Euronews Real Economy takes a look at the difficulties Ukrainians may face trying to find a job and asks: what does this influx of refugees mean for Europe’s workforce and economy? Powered by WPeMatico

EQAVET members met on 9 and 10 June for the 2022 Annual Network Meeting

The EQAVET Network met on 9 and 10 June for the 2022 Annual Network Meeting to discuss the implementation of the EQAVET framework, with a particular focus on continuing VET. Powered by WPeMatico