SPEECH/14/722  27-10-2014 - Speech - Cohesion and convergence in Europe 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion Cohesion and convergence in Europe Lecture at the Warsaw School of Economics Warsaw, 24 October 2014 Dear Rector, Professor Sapiro, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is an honour for me to speak to you today on...
SPEECH/14/704  21-10-2014 - Statement on the results of the European employment summit (Milan, 8 October) 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion European Parliament plenary session Strasbourg, 21 October 2014 President, Honourable Members, The meeting of Heads of State or Government last week in Milan reconfirmed their determination to make the Youth Guarantee a reality.
STATEMENT/14/329  20-10-2014 - Statement by Commissioner László Andor on Bangladesh Sustainability Compact follow up meeting 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 20 October 2014 Statement Since the tragic collapse of the Rana Plaza factory in Bangladesh in 2013, the European Union (EU) has been active to improve labour rights, working conditions and factory safety in the ready-made garment and knitwear industry in the country.
SPEECH/14/702  17-10-2014 - Speech - Towards a new 'social contract' in Europe 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion Speech - High-level Conference on the European Social Charter Turin, 17 October 2014 Excellencies, Secretary General of the Council of Europe Mr Mayor, Ladies and gentlemen, The Council of Europe and the European Union are longstanding...
STATEMENT/14/324  17-10-2014 - International Day for the Eradication of Poverty - statement by Commissioner László Andor 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 17 October 2014 Today, on the occasion of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, I would like to express my solidarity with all those around the world that are exposed to poverty and social exclusion.
SPEECH/14/694  14-10-2014 - How the European Social Fund and the Youth Employment Initiative support Youth Guarantee Schemes 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion Italian Presidency Conference “Youth Guarantee: First Results” Rome, 14 October 2014 Minister Poletti, Ladies and Gentlemen, As President Barroso said at last week's Milan meeting on "Employment in Europe", we need to address the dramatic issue...
SPEECH/14/684  10-10-2014 - Speech - Imbalances & Inequalities in the EU: Challenges to the Europe 2020 Strategy 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion Speech - Lecture at Université Libre de Bruxelles Brussels, 10 October 2014 Ladies and gentlemen, I am grateful for the chance to speak to you at the beginning of the new academic year concerning two crucial...
STATEMENT/14/311  10-10-2014 - Statement of Commissioner László Andor on World Homeless Day 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 10 October 2014 Statement Today, on the occasion of World Homeless Day, I would like to express my solidarity with the estimated 400,000 people who are forced to sleep rough or in a shelter every night in the European Union.
SPEECH/14/672  09-10-2014 - Tackling poverty and inequality in the EU: the way forward 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion Conference "The Europe 2020 poverty target: lessons learnt and the way forward" Brussels, 9 October 2014 Ladies and gentlemen, Honourable Ministers, We have listened to you today with great interest.
SPEECH/14/674  09-10-2014 - The Youth Guarantee – an essential investment for the future 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion Italian Presidency Conference on Employment Milan, 8 October 2014 Dear Ministers, Ladies and gentlemen, The EU's fragile recovery which started in spring last year now appears to have lost momentum, and the forecasts for 2014 and...