AGENDA/16/116  20-01-2016 - Thursday 21 January: Presentation of the 2015 'Employment and Social Developments in Europe' Report 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: Tomorrow, the European Commission will present its annual Employment and Social Developments (ESDE) Report. The ESDE report takes stock of the latest employment and social trends in Europe, and reflects on upcoming challenges and possible policy responses.
IP/16/93  21-01-2016 - 2015 Employment and Social Developments review: Investing in people is key to economic growth 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 January 2016 The Employment and Social Developments in Europe (ESDE) review is an annual review of the latest employment and social trends, reflecting on upcoming challenges and possible policy responses. This year's review reveals further positive employment and social developments in the EU.
MEMO/16/92  21-01-2016 - 2015 Employment and Social Developments in Europe Review: frequently asked questions 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 21 January 2016 Frequently asked questions on the 2015 Employment and Social Developments in Europe See also IP/16/93 What is the 'Employment and Social Developments in Europe' Review? The annual ESDE review reports on the latest employment and social trends, and reflects on upcoming...
SPEECH/16/127  21-01-2016 - Speaking points: Presentation of the 2015 Employment and Social Developments in Europe review 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 21 January 2016 I am happy to present today the latest review of Employment and Social Developments in Europe. Let me share with you the key findings. First, the good news – I would like to start with some positive developments...
MEMO/16/64  13-01-2016 - Frequently asked questions: the European Pillar of Social Rights 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 13 January 2016 This initiative has been announced in President Juncker's State of the Union address in September 2015 and is foreseen in the Commission Work Programme for 2016. On 6 October 2015, the College of Commissioners held an orientation debate on the economic...
IP/15/6383  21-12-2015 - European Social Fund: €11.8 billion to foster employment, training and education in Spain concludes adoption of all 187 programmes 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 21 December 2015 The adoption of the Spanish national Operational Programme for Employment, Training and Education marks the end of the adoption process for all 187 programmes in the new funding period (2014-2020) for the European Social Fund (ESF) and the Youth Employment Initiative...
IP/15/6147  02-12-2015 - Commission proposes to make products and services more accessible to the disabled persons 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 2 December 2015 The European Commission today proposed a European Accessibility Act, which will set common accessibility requirements for certain key products and services that will help people with disabilities at EU level to participate fully in society.
MEMO/15/6148  02-12-2015 - Disabilities: proposal for an Accessibility Act - frequently asked questions 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 2 December 2015 How different are the rules on accessibility in Member States? See also an accessible version and a press release How different are the rules on accessibility in Member States? There are different approaches among Member States.
SPEECH/15/6231  02-12-2015 - Press remarks by Employment, Social Affairs and Labour Mobility Commissioner Marianne Thyssen on the European Accessibility Act 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 2 December 2015 An accessible version of the speech in PDF and Word Good morning. Today is a good day for 80 million European citizens with a disability. One day ahead of the International Day of Persons with a Disability, I am...
SPEECH/15/6181  26-11-2015 - Speaking points by Employment, Social Affairs and Labour Mobility Commissioner Marianne Thyssen at the press conference to launch the 2016 European Semester 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 26 November 2015 Good afternoon, to complement what my colleagues, Valdis and Pierre, just said let me start with the economic and social situation we are in. Economic performance and social conditions are and remain uneven.