SPEECH/15/3500  19-01-2015 - "Avoiding a "Lost Generation": what (more) can the EU do tackle youth unemployment? 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 19 January 2015 Marianne Thyssen - Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility Closing speech at seminar on youth employment organised by Notre Europe – Jacques Delors Institute, the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and the European Economic and Social Committee...
IP/15/3321  15-01-2015 - Employment and Social Developments: Annual Review highlights key factors behind resilience to crisis 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 January 2015 Countries providing high quality jobs and effective social protection as well as investment in human capital have proved to be more resilient to the economic crisis.
IP/15/3044  08-01-2015 - Listening to Europe – European Commission launches its 2015 series of Citizens' Dialogues in Riga 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Riga, 08 January 2015 The European Commission today launches a new series of Citizen's Dialogues, giving people across Europe a chance to talk directly with members of the European Commission. This is part of a clear commitment to better communication with citizens.
IP/15/3001  08-01-2015 - Employment and Social Situation: Quarterly Review shows small but consistent growth in employment 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 08 January 2015 The economic recovery which started in the EU in the spring of 2013 remains subdued and recent GDP forecasts for the EU have been revised down. However, despite the weak macroeconomic background, employment has shown a small but consistent growth in...
STATEMENT/14/2604  11-12-2014 - Statement by Vice-President Dombrovskis after the Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 11 December 2014 First of all I would like to thank Minister Poletti and Italian Presidency for the excellent work they have been doing during this half a year and also for a very good cooperation between us.
STATEMENT/14/2603  11-12-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Marianne Thyssen after the Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 11 December 2014 Speaking at the press conference after the Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council, Commissioner Marianne Thyssen said: "This is my first EPSCO Council and I would like to take this opportunity to recall my political commitment to fight...
STATEMENT/14/2582  11-12-2014 - Commissioner Thyssen welcomes Council's agreement on proposals to better protect seafarers and inland waterway workers 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 11 December 2014 "I welcome the agreements reached today by the EU's Council of Employment and Social Policy Ministers on two important Commission's proposals, aiming respectively at improving the protection of seafarers and of workers in inland waterway transports.
STATEMENT/14/2581  11-12-2014 - Commissioner Thyssen welcomes provisional agreement on revamped EURES job search network 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 11 December 2014 "I welcome the agreement on the EURES regulation reached today by Employment and Social Policy Ministers during the EPSCO Council. It is important to improve the pan-EU job search network and facilitate national and cross border labour mobility.
IP/14/2321  03-12-2014 - European Day for People with Disabilities: the Swedish city of Borås wins the Access City Award 2015 for disabled-friendly cities 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 03 December 2014 On the occasion of the European Day for People with Disabilities, the European Commission is pleased to announce that the Swedish city of Borås is the winner of the 2015 Access City Award.
IP/14/2320  03-12-2014 - Poverty: Commission adopts Polish programme to use €473 million from Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 03 December 2014 The European Commission has today approved the Polish Operational Programme to use the new Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived (FEAD), one of the biggest in Europe in terms of financial allocation.