EC urges Member States to implement Youth Guarantee

EC urges Member States to implement Youth Guarantee

At the the high-level conference on youth unemployment hosted by French President Fançois Hollande in Paris on 12 November, European Commission President José Manuel Barroso and European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion László Andor, urged Member States to put in place the structural reforms and infrastructure to make the Youth Guarantee a reality as soon as possible, helping young people to get a job and reduce the unacceptable levels of youth unemployment.

They also welcomed the six Member States: Czech Republic, Croatia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Poland and Slovakia, that have already submitted their first draft implementation plans to the Commission for comments.

 

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http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_MEMO-13-984_en.htm?locale=en

http://www.eu2013.lt/en/news/pressreleases/youth-unemploymentfocus-of-high-level-conference-in-paris