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13 national initiatives for the long-term unemployed, IN Skillset and Match, No 11 Sep 2017, pp12-16

Looks at a range of vocational training initiatives for the long term unemployed across Europe. Provides case studies covering: subsidised training and work experience programmes in Cyprus, UK and Latvia; a focus on content rather than finance methods in Greece and Ireland; a broader, regional-based approach in the Slovak Republic; skills matching with employers in Belgium and Croatia; professional guidance on entrepreneurship in Luxembourg; developing social entrepreneurship skills in Greece; skills validation and recognition in Romania; and practical skills demonstration in Portugal.


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Horsley, Gary
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