IP/16/3163  27-09-2016 - Union for the Mediterranean commits to fight structural unemployment 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 September 2016 The member countries of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) have defined key measures to address the persisting challenge of unemployment in the Mediterranean region, particularly for young people and women.
MEMO/16/3062  15-09-2016 - Questions and Answers on the European Solidarity Corps 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 15 September 2016 The Commission is proposing today to set up a European Solidarity Corps. Young people across the EU will be able to volunteer their help where it is needed most, to respond to crisis situations.
IP/16/2867  24-08-2016 - Towards better social statistics for a social Europe 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 August 2016 Today the European Commission adopted a proposal for a Regulation on new, integrated ways to collect and use data from social surveys so as to better support policy making in general and social policy in particular.
MEMO/16/2868  24-08-2016 - Questions and Answers: Towards better social statistics for social Europe 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 24 August 2016 Today the European Commission adopted a proposal for a Regulation on new, integrated ways to collect and use data from social surveys so as to better support policy making in general and social policy in particular.
IP/16/2599  22-07-2016 - Health and Safety: Commission refers LUXEMBOURG to the Court of Justice of the EU over failure to transpose Packaging & Labelling Directive into national law 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 July 2016 Health and Safety: Commission refers LUXEMBOURG to the Court of Justice of the EU over failure to transpose Packaging & Labelling Directive into national law The European Commission is referring Luxembourg to the Court of Justice of the EU over the failure to...
IP/16/2546  20-07-2016 - Posting of Workers: Commission discusses concerns of national Parliaments 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2016 Posting proposal does not breach the subsidiarity principle The College adopted today a Communication re-examining its proposal for a revision of the Posting of Workers Directive in the context of the subsidiarity control mechanism that several national parliaments triggered in May.
SPEECH/16/2598  20-07-2016 - Commissioner Thyssen's speech on the Commission decision to maintain its proposal for a revision of the Posting of Workers Directive 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 20 July 2016 Ladies and gentlemen, Let me announce to you without further ado that today the Commission has decided to maintain its proposal for a revision of the Posting of Workers Directive.
AGENDA/16/2148  08-06-2016 - Friday 10 June: Commission presents the New Skills Agenda for Europe 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Friday 10 June, the European Commission will present the New Skills Agenda for Europe. The aim of this Agenda is to ensure that people develop a broad set of skills from early on in life and to make the most of Europe’s...
IP/16/2039  10-06-2016 - Ten actions to help equip people in Europe with better skills 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 June 2016 The Commission has adopted today a new and comprehensive Skills Agenda for Europe. The aim is to ensure that people develop a broad set of skills from early on in life and to make the most of Europe’s human capital, which...
MEMO/16/2020  10-06-2016 - Ten actions to help equip people in Europe with better skills - Frequently asked questions 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 10 June 2016 The Commission has adopted today a new and comprehensive Skills Agenda for Europe. Why does Europe need a New Skills Agenda? In a fast-changing global economy, skills will to a great extent determine our competitiveness and capacity to drive innovation.