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History

1994, as an initiative of European Community implemented by European Commission (EC). Also referred to as Employment-Youthstart. Together with HORIZON, 'INTEGRA' - replacing INCLUSION - and New Opportunities for Women (NOW), part of 'Employment Community Initiative 2000-2006'. No longer exists.

Aims

Encourage integration into the European Union labour market of young people under 20; find new ways of improving employment chances of young people without formal qualifications; focus on wider access for young people to education and training, including apprenticeships or other forms of work experience, with particular priority for those leaving school with no qualifications; support innovative local solutions which may put into practice on a larger scale.

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Activities

Covers: measures to complement other ESF measures and the Leonardo programme, including definition of objectives and standards for guidance, training and apprenticeship, placement and assessment; innovative measures to integrate young people and transfer models of good practice; links between education, vocational training and the labour market; measures based on experience of pilot projects or the Leonardo programme; assistance for job creation; support for regional and local information services. The concept is incorporated by Member States into their plans for use of ESF resources at national level and is also used to develop networks of projects and programmes across national boundaries. As of Feb 1997, 500 projects have been financed.

Financing

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Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 1 inter-governmental organizations.
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Members

Members in 0 countries
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Type I Classification

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Type II Classification

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Subjects *

  • Society
    • Youth
  • Social Activity
    • Human Resources
    • Employment
    • Work
  • Education
    • Training
    • Educational Level

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

UIA Org ID

K1204

Last News Received

2000
* Subject classification is derived from the organization names and aims.
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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