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Briefing note - Preventing low skills through lifelong learning

The European Pillar of Social Rights states that ‘everyone (in Europe) has the right to quality and inclusive education, training and lifelong learning in order to maintain and acquire skills that enable them to participate fully in society and manage successfully transitions in the labour ma...
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Cedefop 2018 infographics collection on future labour market and skills trends

Cedefop 2018 #SkillsForecast presents a series of infographics summarising future labour market and skills trends for each one of Europe’s Member States. The Skills Forecast looks at the period going up to 2030. In these infographics you can find information answering questions such as “what woul...
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EU Exports to the World: Effects on Employment

The European Commission identified trade policy as a core component of the European Union’s 2020 Strategy. The fast changing global economy, characterised by the dynamic creation of business opportunities and increasingly complex production chains, means that it is now even more important to full...
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Improving productivity and job quality of low-skilled workers in the United Kingdom

More than a quarter of adults in the United Kingdom have low basic skills, which has a negative impact on career prospects, job quality and productivity growth. Furthermore, unlike most other countries, young adults do not have stronger basic skills than the generation approaching retirement. The...
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European Parliament - Skills development and employment: The role of career management skills

This note analyses the concept 'career management skills' (also called career competencies) in the context of the New Skills Agenda and the undergoing review of the European key competences framework. It gives an overview of policy developments in this area at European and national level includin...
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European Construction Sector Observatory - Analytical Report - Improving the human capital basis

The purpose of the Analytical Report is to draw a snapshot of the current skills situation in the construction sector in the EU-28. More specifically, it provides a high level analysis of the workforce in the sector, focusing on the quantitative analysis of the population, employment and educ...
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Labour market policy thematic review 2017: in-depth analysis of the impact of reforms on inequality

This thematic review performs an analysis of the impact of recent reforms on inequality in Europe and was prepared by a network of external experts - the European Centre of Expertise (ECE) in the field of labour law, employment and labour market policy. The review consists of 27 country-s...
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2017 European Semester: Country Reports

Today's 27 Country Reports (for all Member States except Greece, which is under a dedicated stability support programme) provide the annual analysis of Commission staff of the situation in the Member States' economies, including where relevant an assessment of macroeconom...
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Skills and lifelong learning: UK's current and future skills mix

UK skill levels, as measured by qualifications, have improved considerably in recent years and are likely to continue to do so to 2020.The skill mix is becoming increasingly high skill orientated with the proportion of adults qualified to Level 4 and above nearly doubling over the years from 2...