The Youth Guarantee and Youth Employment Initiative three years on

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European Commission. Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion


Since 2013, the [European] Union (EU) and its Member States have engaged in an ambitious strategy to reduce youth unemployment. Following a proposal from the [European] Commission, all Member States adhered to the establishment of a Youth Guarantee, which is a political commitment, in the form of a Council recommendation of April 2013, to give every young person a good-quality offer of employment, continued education, an apprenticeship or a traineeship within a period of four months of becoming unemployed or leaving formal education. The establishment of the Youth Guarantee went hand-in...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Youth; Employment; Evaluation; Participation

Keywords: Unemployment; Youth program; Program evaluation; European Union

Geographic subjects: Europe

Published: [Brussels, Belgium]: European Commission, 2016

Physical description: 1 report + 3 working papers

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At head of title: Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the European Council, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Region
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Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 128.360

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