IP/17/1603  20-06-2017 - Integration: New Skills Profile tool to help non-EU nationals enter the labour market 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 June 2017 On the occasion of the United Nations' World Refugee Day, the European Commission is today releasing the 'EU Skills Profile Tool for Third-Country Nationals'. It is an off – and online web editor that will make it possible for non-EU nationals...
MEMO/17/1601  20-06-2017 - Questions and Answers on the EU Skills Profile Tool for non-EU Nationals 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 20 June 2017 On the occasion of the United Nations' World Refugee Day, the European Commission is today releasing the 'EU Skills Profile Tool for Third-Country Nationals'. See IP/17/1603 Why has the Commission introduced this tool? Non-EU nationals (migrants from non-EU countries) can actively...
SPEECH/17/1727  20-06-2017 - Press statement by Commissioners Avramopoulos and Thyssen on the launch of the EU Skills Profile Tool for non-EU citizens 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 20 June 2017 Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos Dear all, Today, on World Refugee Day, we think of the more than 65 million people that are displaced globally because of war or persecution.
IP/17/1383  30-05-2017 - European Solidarity Corps: Commission proposes more than €340 million to enable 100 000 placements by 2020 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 30 May 2017 Today, the Commission has put the European Solidarity Corps on a firm footing by proposing a budget for the next three years and a dedicated legal base. © European Union 2017 This will help consolidate the initiative and create more opportunities...
MEMO/17/1370  30-05-2017 - Taking the European Solidarity Corps forward: Questions and Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 May 2017 Today, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a dedicated legal base and budget for the European Solidarity Corps. IP/17/1383 What is the idea behind the European Solidarity Corps? Solidarity is a shared value within the European Union – between its...
AGENDA/17/1187  02-05-2017 - Tuesday 30 May 2017 (timing tbc): Legal proposal to consolidate and further shape the European Solidarity Corps 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On 30 May 2017, the Commission is expected to adopt a legislative proposal on the European Solidarity Corps, as announced at its launch in December 2016. The new dedicated legal base will consolidate the current first phase of this new initiative that builds...
SPEECH/17/1428  22-05-2017 - Speaking points by Commissioner Thyssen on the 2017 country-specific recommendations as part of the European Semester Spring Package 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 22 May 2017 Speech by Commissioner Thyssen in charge of Employement, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility   Ladies and gentlemen, good morning, Indeed, we have the highest employment rate ever measured in the European Union, and we have now nearly...
STATEMENT/17/1142  28-04-2017 - Statement by Commissioner Thyssen on the occasion of International Labour Day 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 1 May 2017 Europe is home to the world's most advanced welfare systems. The European social model has been a success story. But this is not a given. There are plenty of opportunities and challenges ahead of us.
AGENDA/17/1002  18-04-2017 - End of April: Commission presents European Pillar of Social Rights and accompanying initiatives 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: In April 2017, the European Commission will present the final outline of the European Pillar of Social Rights. This will be accompanied by a set of concrete initiatives, such as a proposal to help working parents and carers manage their family life and...
IP/17/1008  26-04-2017 - Commission launches the reflection on the social dimension of Europe by 2025 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 26 April 2017 Following the launch of the discussion on the future of Europe via the Commission's White Paper on the Future of Europe presented on 1 March, today the Commission zooms in on the social dimension of Europe by 2025.