European Council meeting - Youth unemployment main priority

27-28 June 2013: European Council meeting – Youth unemployment main priority

Combating youth unemployment will be at the top of the EU leaders’ agenda at the European Council meeting Council meeting in starting this afternoon.

The number of young people who are unemployed or not in education has reached worryingly high levels in Europe.

EU leaders will discuss how to address this issue, in particular the Youth Guarantee and instruments to support youth employment.

 

Find out more:

http://www.european-council.europa.eu/home-page/highlights/youth-unemployment-main-priority-at-summit?lang=en

http://www.european-council.europa.eu/council-meetings?meeting=f09c58bc-2f8e-41a7-b2f8-22eb4f31fcbf&lang=en&type=EuropeanCouncil

http://www.consilium.europa.eu/uedocs/cms_data/docs/pressdata/en/ec/137631.pdf