2763 results for Taxonomy=Unemployment and inactivity

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Plans that work: employment outcomes for people with learning disabilities [2019] Full document External document

Examines the barriers to employment for young people with learning disabilities and ways to improve the support services provided. Looks at employment outcomes for people with learning disabilities i...

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How can Universal Credit help parents move out of poverty? [2019] External document

Presents the results of research into how Universal Credit (UC) could be changed to reduce poverty among working parents. Draws on interviews with working parents on UC and Jobcentre Plus Work Coache...

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Where next for Universal Credit and tackling poverty? (Briefing) [2019] Full document External document

Considers the impact of Universal Credit on families in poverty, and proposes further changes to the scheme's design, funding and delivery. Outlines the key features of Universal Credit and looks at t...

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Mid programme review of the Employability Skills Programme (Welsh Government social research no 05/2019) [2019] Full document External document

Reviews the design and implementation of the Employability Skills Programme (ESP), which is aimed at supporting unemployed adults into work and targeted at those who have a reasonable chance of being ...

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Developing a Jobs-Plus model for the UK [2019] External document

Sets out proposals for a new approach to increasing employment and financial independence for residents of low-income communities in the UK, particularly those living in social housing, based on the J...

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Interventions supporting ethnic minority labour market participation: part one [2019] Full document External document

Reports on ongoing initiatives being implemented by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) designed to encourage better integration of ethnic minorities in the UK labour market. Outlines the metho...

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Talent Match: achievements and lessons for policy and programme design (2018 Knowledge and Learning Programme briefing) [2019] External document

Highlights the achievements of the Talent Match employability programme, which is targeted at young people considered furthest away from the labour market, including those with complex lives and thos...

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Addressing youth unemployment through outreach, activation and service integration: technical dossier no. 9 [2019] Full document External document

Explores ways of improving the integration into the labour market of young people not in employment, education or training (NEET), drawing on the findings of study visits to Finland, Poland, Scotland ...

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Youth unemployment statistics (House of Commons Library briefing paper no 5871) [2019] Full document External document

Provides statistical information on levels of youth unemployment. Indicates that 493,000 young people aged 16-24 were unemployed in December 2018 – February 2019, down 19,000 from the previous quarte...

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Effective outreach to NEETs: experience from the ground [2018] Full document External document

Highlights existing practices, lessons learned, challenges and success factors on improving outreach to young people who are Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET). Discusses the concept of o...


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