lunedì 10 marzo 2014

EUROPA - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - Commissioner Vassiliou launches Erasmus+ in Bucharest and calls for action to support 'NEETs'

NEETs (Young people not in employment, education or training)

According to the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound), some 14 million young people aged 15-29 are not in employment, education or training. The effects of sustained inactivity include risk of poverty, social exclusion or alienation from society. The economic costs of this situation are estimated at €160 billion per year or 1.3% of EU GDP.

An EU study shows that youth work can help young people build the skills and confidence they need to improve social participation, prevent exclusion and increase job prospects.(...)

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