jobs

  •  economy

EUROCITIES welcomes the European Pillar of Social Rights and demands for cities to be involved

Today, the European Commission adopted its proposal on the European Pillar of Social Rights. The Pillar aims to update the European social model in light of changing economic and labour markets. It sets out 20 key principles and rights to support fair and well-functioning labour markets and welfare systems. They concern equal opportunities and access to the labour market, fair working conditions, and social protection and inclusion.

news

publication date: 26-04-2017

Cities reaffirm their commitment to fight against poverty and rising inequalities

On 3-4 of April 2017, the EUROCITIES Social Affairs Forum held a meeting in the city of Lisbon. A record number of 140 representatives from over 40 cities gathered to discuss effective ways to prevent and respond to deep-seated poverty and rising inequalities in cities.

news

publication date: 10-04-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

publication

publication date: 05-04-2017

  •  cooperation

publication

publication date: 29-03-2017

Social affairs forum: focus on urban poverty and inequalities

Our social affairs forum (SAF) will meet in Lisbon on 3-4 April to discuss how to combat deep-seated poverty and to reduce inequalities at city level.

news

publication date: 27-03-2017

Working group smart social inclusion: Milan’s social entrepreneurship strategy

On 23-24 February, Milan hosted a study visit for members of EUROCITIES working group smart social inclusion to present the city’s initiatives for promoting social entrepreneurship and social inclusion. Representatives from Bialystok, Brno, Katowice, Madrid, Nantes, Porto, Riga, Utrecht and Warsaw were in attendance.

news

publication date: 27-02-2017

  •  economy

event

start date: 22-02-2017
end date: 22-02-2017

  •  economy

Report: Madrid Neighbourhood Employment Plans

We are glad to disseminate the report on the Madrid Neighbourhood Employment Plans initiative, which was the focus of a study visit in Madrid on long-term unemployment.

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publication date: 21-02-2017

event

start date: 23-02-2017
end date: 24-02-2017

  •  economy

EUROCITIES at Invest in Youth Employment event

Discussions focused on the implementation and future funding of the Youth Guarantee and Youth Employment Initiative.

news

publication date: 16-12-2016