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Structured Dialogue cycle I – 'Youth Employment'

The first cycle of the Structured Dialogue focused on the over-arching theme of 'Youth employment', with each phase building on the outcomes of the previous Presidency.

The timetable for the three phases of the first cycle of Structured Dialogue was:


Hungary Presidency – 1 January 2011 to 30 June 2011

  • Conclusions EU Youth Conference, Gödöllő and Budapest – 2 to 4 March 2011
  • Outcomes national consultations


Belgium Presidency – 1 July 2010 to 31 December 2010

  • Conclusions EU Youth Conference, Leuven – 2 to 4 September 2010
  • Outcomes national consultations


Spain Presidency – 1 January 2010 to 30 June 2010


An overview of the first cycle of Structured Dialogue may be found in the Compendium published by the Youth Department of the Ministry of National Resources in Hungary.



At the end of this 18-month cycle of the Structured Dialogue, the Council of the European Union adopted a Council Resolution highlighting the major recommendations from the process.

Published: Wed, 07/05/2014 - 11:36

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