Project 668 supports the Youth Employment Decade! By signing an online petition in the framework of the Youth Employment Decade, Project 668 has joined a worldwide initiative to put youth employment on the Global Human Development Agenda of the UN General Assembly. Youth unemployment concerns not only young people …
Lidija Globokar at Creative Mornings Brussels “We did not come to fear the future. We came here to shape it.” Change is omnipresent in our every day lives. Yet, how can we actively engage in creating change in our community and finally change ourselves? At Creative Mornings Brussels, Lidija will …
Lidija Globokar on Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe We proudly announce that our current President and Co-founder Lidija Globokar made it on the first Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe list in the category of Policy.
New checklist to use with the European Youth Forum’s Employers’ Guide to Quality Internships The recent media uproar over David Hyde, a United Nations intern who had been living in a tent in Geneva, has put the working conditions that young professionals go through to advance their careers under …
While grassroots initiatives of local communities and the third sector are important in fighting youth unemployment, they cannot deliver structural changes. As many young people in Europe continue to struggle with and suffer from the consequences of the economic crisis, in this article we ask whether the issue of youth unemployment has become a secondary issue for the EU politicians.
On 13 September 2015, in Parc Léopold (Brussels) the rain held off just long enough for 11 brave teams to go for a little run. The 55 participants in the first ever Run for Employment each had to run 1km before handing over a symbolic briefcase to the next member of their team. Children and adults, women and men, seasoned runners and struggling newbies, everyone stepped up and gave it a go. The prize? A 50€ voucher for The Black Sheep bar…and eternal glory.
Ahead of our Run for Employment that will take place in the framework of the European Week of Sport read an interview with Lidija Globokar – the President of Project 668 on the role of sport in fighting youth unemployment (the text was originally published on EuropeanPublicAffairs.eu)
Project 668 and B!ngo are proud to announce the Run for Employment, a positive response to the challenge of youth unemployment. The event will take place within the European Week of Sport, organized by the European Commission. Registrations are now open!
Our team member Bogdan writes about the necessary measures on education and training that need to be taken at the European Union level in order to create growth and jobs.
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