WHO WE ARE The  European e-Skills Association (EeSA) is a community of stakeholders supporting the development of e-skills and digital literacy in Europe. EeSA builds on the success of the e-Skills Industry Leadership Board (e-Skills ILB) supported by DG Enterprise and Industry of the European Commission.   EeSA is an umbrella organisation that works in partnership with the European Commission, public authorities across Europe, SMEs and all relevant stakeholders to build upon the European Commission recommendations and other reference initiatives on e-skills.   More
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Unemployment Falls in the EU but Remains Stable in the Euro Area
2017/01/19
According to figures published by Eurostat on Monday 9 January (you can find them here ), euro area unemployment remained stable at 9.8% in November 2016. It decreased by 0.1% in the EU as a whole for the same month (8.3%). Overall, significant variations can be observed in six member states between October and November. Unemployment particularly took a tumble in Ireland (7.3%),...  More
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The European Commission to Improve how the European Social Fund Functions
2017/01/19
Several experts have looked at the way in which the European Social Fund (ESF) functioned in the 2007-2013 period, at the peak of the economic crisis. They outlined a number of ways for improving the way in which this fund functions for the post-2020 period by emphasising that procedures will have to be simplified and administrative costs reduced. This report was published by the...  More
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