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MIL-OSI Europe: 3rd European Day of Social Economy Enterprises: it is time to be recognised and scale up

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  Africa, Aid, Business, Commerce, Education, Employment, English, Environment, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, France, Labour, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: 3rd European Day of Social Economy Enterprises: it is time to be recognised and scale up

Source: European Economic and Social Committee “This is a moment for social economy enterprises to demonstrate European values at a time when the EU is facing huge challenges,” said Ariane Rodert, a member of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), who opened the third European Day of Social Economy Enterprises (SEEs). The event, which […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Finance should be used to set Europe’s economy on the path to sustainability

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  Aid, Banking, Banking and Finance, Economy, English, Environment, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Finance should be used to set Europe’s economy on the path to sustainability

Source: European Economic and Social Committee Participants in a hearing on sustainable finance, organised by the EESC on 5 June 2018 in Brussels, explain how to move forward in order to redirect capital flows towards more sustainable investment projects Representatives of civil society organisations, bank associations, academia and EU institutions gathered in Brussels to take […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Inclusive education and tailored approaches can help combat poor educational outcomes for Roma

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  Aid, Education, English, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, Human Rights, Justice, Labour, law, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Inclusive education and tailored approaches can help combat poor educational outcomes for Roma

Source: European Economic and Social Committee Young Roma are almost seven times more likely to leave school early than their non-Roma peers, EESC hearing reveals Despite a slight improvement in the share of early school leavers amongst the Roma, as many as 68% of Roma youth still complete only lower secondary school education at best, […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Enlarged EESC presidency on the trail of memory in Krakow

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  Budget, Culture, English, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Enlarged EESC presidency on the trail of memory in Krakow

Source: European Economic and Social Committee President Luca Jahier and the enlarged presidency of the European Economic and Social Committee will be visiting Poland on 10-12 June for a meeting to launch the new EESC presidency. Mr Jahier and the members taking part chose Krakow in Poland as a symbolic place of memory and to […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Stakeholder Summit on Artificial Intelligence

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  Business, Commerce, English, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, Intelligence, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Stakeholder Summit on Artificial Intelligence

Source: European Economic and Social Committee The European Economic and Social Committee  is organising a Stakeholder Summit on Artificial Intelligence in cooperation with the European Commission. The event will bring together businesses, academia, workers, citizens, policy makers and NGOs to discuss the next steps to advance the EU strategy on AI. In two plenary sessions […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Social Affairs

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  Culture, Education, Employment, English, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, Health, Immigration, Justice, Labour, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Social Affairs

Source: European Economic and Social Committee The EU has 25 million unemployed people and 122 million people at risk of poverty or social exclusion. These figures call for more economic convergence to improve the lives of Europe’s citizens. While inclusive and active labour market policies are crucial to move people into decent jobs, fair and […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Industry and Industrial Change

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  Economy, English, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, Intelligence, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Industry and Industrial Change

Source: European Economic and Social Committee Europe needs a sustainable industrial policy promoting a fair transition towards a low carbon economy. In this respect, innovation, investment and training are key. New concepts such as Industry 4.0 and Artificial Intelligence bring with them challenges and opportunities that must be addressed. As the representative of European civil […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Cohesion, Regional and Urban Policy

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  Economy, Employment, English, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Cohesion, Regional and Urban Policy

Source: European Economic and Social Committee EU regional policy is an investment policy aimed at reducing economic, social and territorial disparities in the EU and promoting cohesion, growth and employment. Its investments of EUR 351.8 billion allocated for 2014-2020 are used to implement the Europe 2020 Strategy. Solidarity is a fundamental principle of the EU, and regional […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Digital Change and Information Society

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  Business, Commerce, Education, Employment, English, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, Internet Communications Technology, Labour, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Digital Change and Information Society

Source: European Economic and Social Committee Information technology is on the rise everywhere, yet its potential for economic growth, employment, innovation and, above all, improving European citizens’ quality of life, has still to be fully exploited. Therefore, one of the Transport, Energy, Infrastructure and the Information Society (TEN) Section’s main priorities in the digital field […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: The playbook for the digital era has not yet been written, but Europe needs a plan

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  Africa, Aid, Business, China, Commerce, Education, Employment, English, Environment, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, Germany, International Criminal Court, Internet Communications Technology, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Technology, Trade, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: The playbook for the digital era has not yet been written, but Europe needs a plan

Source: European Economic and Social Committee EESC discusses digitalisation and inequalities at the Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum, held in Bonn from 11 to 13 June The thematic focus of the 11th Global Media Forum (GMF), organised by Deutsche Welle and partnered by the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), was Global Inequalities. On the […]

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