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  • Ten years with the Common Basic Principles on integration – what next?
    Conference - Brussels, Belgium

    The European Integration Forum – the dialogue platform on integration of immigrants – met for the eleventh time on 3 April 2014 in the EESC premises. The theme of this meeting was linked to the Common Basic Principles for Immigrant Integration Policy in the EU.


  • Labour Market Observatory Public hearing
    Public Hearing - Brussels, Belgium

    The Public Hearing was an occasion to make a state of play of youth employment policies at the EU level, while also focusing on the situation in 6 Member States (Austria, Croatia, Finland, Greece, Italy and Slovakia). The event involved representatives from the European Parliament, the European Commission, Eurofound, EU social partners, youth organisations and think tanks.

     


  • Visual Diversity in the workplace
    Labour Market Observatory conference
    Conference - Berlin, Germany

    Diversity is about recognising, respecting and valuing all types of difference. This conference was looking into how diverse workplaces could be beneficial for all: businesses, employees and society in general. Practical examples from across the EU were presented. The issue of intercultural differences was addressed in the context of intra-EU mobility.


  • Public Hearing - Brussels, Belgium
    This EESC public hearing aims at illustrating in practical terms the beneficial effects of investing in the labour market and in social services, as well as emphasising the role to be played by the various players at European and national levels.

  • Conference - Cedefop, Thessaloniki, Greece

    This conference of the Labour Market Observatory, hosted by CEDEFOP (European centre for the development of vocational training) has been an occasion to look at issues such as: the future skills supply and demand in Europe, the matching of skills and competences with the labour market needs, the need to increase synergies between the worlds of education and work, the recognition of qualifications and the enhancement of intra-EU mobility of workers.


  • Public Hearing - Brussels, Belgium
    The European Commission proposed to strengthen the European Union’s ability to respond to ‘legal highs’ – new psychoactive substances used as alternatives to illicit drugs such as cocaine and ecstasy. Under the new rules proposed, harmful psychoactive substances will be withdrawn quickly from the market, without jeopardising their various legitimate industrial and commercial uses.
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    Participation of migrants in the democratic process – Towards a more inclusive citizenship
    Conference - Brussels, Belgium
    The European Integration Forum – the dialogue platform on integration of immigrants – met for the tenth time on 26 and 27 November 2013 in the EESC premises. The main theme of this meeting was: 'Participation of migrants in the democratic process – Towards a more inclusive citizenship'.

  • Public Hearing - Belgium

  • Organised by the EESC and the Fondation de Corse - Umani in the framework of the European Year of Citizens 2013
    Conference - Bastia, France
    Violence in society is a reality. While it may be possible to give explanations as to why violence occurs in a given context, we must never succumb to thinking that violence is a means to solve a conflict. The aim of this event is to bring together people from different backgrounds to discuss how the concept of non-violence may help provide a sustainable response.
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    'The integration of young migrants in the European society'
    Meeting - Brussels, Belgium
    The European Integration Forum – the dialogue platform on integration of immigrants – met for the ninth time on 4-5 June 2013 in the EESC premises. The theme of this meeting was: 'The integration of young migrants in the European society'.

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