Local mini-conference on top ic of (un)employment of youth up to 30 years old took place in Prague, 23rd October, in European House premises. With a core topic of (un)employment of youth, the mini-conference gathered around project NoNEETs outputs, enabled fruitful inspiration, discussion and possibility to speak to several groups of people – labour office personnel, education/training agencies, non-profit organizations, career coaches, teachers, work agencies and press.
Starting with Manpower´s introduction into the profiles and specifics of neets (youth neither in employment, education or training), Michal Stefan from Czech DEX presented main outputs, inspirations and further potentials of NoNEETs project (https://noneets.eu).
Other angles at the same problem and their experiences were presented also by heads from Labour offices and Career coaching division of government education institute. The mini-conference was closed by interesting angle discussion on education as one of the very important factors influencing (un)employment.
Outputs of the NoNEETs project are available publicly to all other organizations willing to adopt and adjust piloted training programmes for unemployed neets in their own activities. All information can be accessed here: https://noneets.eu