Apéro Meeting & CV Café – 29.06.2016

Project 668 is pleased to invite you to its monthly Apéro Meeting and CV Café. Come and join us for drinks! You will have the chance to meet EU institutions’ trainees and young professionals working in diverse fields. It will be a great oppotunity to enrich your Brussels network of …

Project 668 supports 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 struggling for a fair and stable job position …

Call for Volunteers!

Are you europhile, a self-starter and want to join us on our way of fighting youth unemployment? WE LOOK FOR – Community Manager – aka social media addict (Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin) – Events Manager (Brussels based) – Words lover (read; write texts, manage our blog) – Research Pro (research events, grants, …

Has the Problem of Youth Unemployment Become a Secondary Issue?

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.

#Run4Employment – a great success

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.