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Articles for the tag “Unemployment”

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Claire Courteille-Mulder

Director of ILO-Brussels

Claire Courteille-Mulder has been appointed as head of the International Labour Organization (ILO) Office in Brussels in January 2014. Before, she was a director at the International Trade Union Confederation, responsible for issues related to labour market policies, inequality, social protection, gender and migration. Throughout her career, Mrs Courteille-Mulder has worked for different humanitarian agencies, including UNHCR and OSCE.

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Moritz Pfeifer

Journalist

Moritz Pfeifer is living in Paris where he works as a freelancing journalist. He’s a regular contributor to “ParisBerlin“ and „Queries“. Pfeifer studied philosophy and linguistics in Berlin and Paris.

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The EU's alarming youth unemployment rates

A Europe working for young people

The current young generation is worse off than 20 years ago. Europe cannot afford to go backwards.

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Why young people are leaving Europe

Overqualified and underpaid

Europe’s unemployed young people don’t mind a little economic insecurity. What they can’t stand is a chronic atmosphere of political hopelessness. No wonder they are fleeing the continent.

by Daniel Tkatch 29.01.2014

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Remedies for the Job Crisis among Young People

The Temp Trap

What measures can fix youth unemployment? Some simple solutions will do – as long as we correct a big mistake from the past.

by Glenda Quintini 15.01.2014

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European labor reforms are on the wrong track

A Hartz for Europe

Peter Hartz has presented a series of concepts to fight youth unemployment across Europe – and France is about to repeat Germany’s mistakes.

by Moritz Pfeifer 02.07.2014

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