New Skills Agenda for Europe – Blueprint for sectoral cooperation on skills

February 11, 2017

Technological progress and globalisation offer tremendous opportunities for innovation, growth and jobs, but it also requires skilled and adaptable people who are able to drive and support change.  In order to deliver sector-specific skills solutions,...

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What has the European Disability Strategy achieved so far?

February 8, 2017

The European Commission presented its Progress Report on the implementation of the European Disability Strategy 2010-2020. The Strategy is the main instrument to support the EU's implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities...

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Seven fatal accidents at work in 2016

February 4, 2017

Between January and December 2016, the Occupational Health and Safety Authority (OHSA) reported seven fatal accidents at work. There were five fatalities at work in the corresponding period of 2015.  

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