2739 results for Taxonomy=Unemployment and inactivity

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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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Early activation and employment promotion [2018] Full document External document

Reports on the effectiveness of services designed to support jobseekers and remove barriers to employment. Analyses intensive support packages comprising of preventative dismissal measures; counsellin...

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Welfare reform: the impact on families in Scotland [2018] External document

Outlines the main welfare changes that have taken place since 2010, noting that the UK Government made £74 billion in reductions from the social security budget by 2015/2016. Sets out the basis for in...

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Characteristics of young people who are long-term NEET [2018] Full document External document

Looks at the characteristics of young people in who were not in education, employment or training (NEET) for a year in 2013/14, three years after completing key stage 4 in the 2010/2011 academic year...

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Activation measures for young people in vulnerable situations: experience from the ground [2018] Full document External document

Looks at lessons learned, challenges and success factors in designing and delivering effective activation measures, through Youth Guarantee, to support young people in vulnerable situations (e.g. not ...

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Solving poverty after Brexit [2018] Full document External document

Explores ways to address poverty in the UK following the country's departure from the EU. Outlines the reasons why solving poverty is important, highlighting support for leaving the EU among differen...

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State of the economy [2018] Full document External document

Summarises recent developments in the global, UK and Scottish economies and analyses the performance of, and outlook for the Scottish economy. Notes that the unemployment rate in Scotland has fallen d...

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Evaluation of Timewise Foundation’s earnings progression trial: a demonstration trial to support 102 low income parents to progress in-work [2018] External document

Examines the findings from the Timewise Foundation's Universal Credit earnings progression trial which took place between January 2014 and April 2015. Trials a set group of working parents who were su...

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Forging a path: final impacts and costs of New York City's Young Adult Internship Program [2018] External document

Reports on the results from an evaluation of the Young Adult Internship Program, a subsidised employment programme for young adults in New York City who are disconnected from school and work 30 month...

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MyGo evaluation: final report [2018] External document

Reports on an integrated employment and skills programme designed to tackle youth unemployment in Suffolk which included co-location of Jobcentre Plus services with additional support to provide a mor...

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