New EU exchange programme "ALMA”
Successful practices from Germany’s ESF programme "Integration through Exchange (IdA)" will soon be implemented throughout Europe. With the new EU exchange programme called ALMA, young people not in employment, education or training will have the opportunity to acquire work experience abroad.
Key figures on Europe 2021 - Statistics illustrated
This publication provides you with a selection of interesting key statistics on the European Union (EU) and its Member States. With many visualizations, it gives an overview of the latest developments in the EU with regard to people and society, education and labour market, the economy as well as the environment and natural resources.
State of the Union 2021
In her State of the Union address in the European Parliament on September 15, 2021, Commission President Ursula von der Leyen presented her flagship initiatives for the coming year. Among other things, she announced a new exchange program (ALMA) for young people who have neither found an apprenticeship nor a job.
Conference on the Future of Europe
The aim of the conference is to involve citizens more closely in shaping EU political strategies. Via an interactive multilingual digital platform, citizens can participate in or organize events. People can get in touch and discuss their proposals and ideas with other EU citizens in the 24 official EU languages. The official hashtag of the conference is #TheFutureIsYours.
Employment and Social Developments in Europe 2021
The European Commission has published the the 2021 edition of the European Employment and Social Developments in Europe (ESDE) review. The ESDE review shows that the social impact of the COVID-19 crisis has been diverse.