How the EU is working to reduce unemployment

Young, promising and unemployed. It might be International Youth Day on 12 August , but for the more than 5.3 million Europeans under 25 without a job, there will be little to celebrate. All the more reason for the EU to make tackling unemployment a priority. Read on to discover what is being done to…

NEETs – Young people not in employment, education or training: Characteristics, costs and policy responses in Europe

This report analyses the labour market situation of young people in Europe, with a specific focus on the NEET group. It examines the determinants of belonging to the NEET group, and measures the economic and social costs of NEETs.