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Survey shows diverse picture of Europe at work - but with some positive developments

Nov 24, 2015 12:45 GMT Eurofound The first findings from Eurofound’s ​6th European Working Conditions Survey presents a diverse picture of Europe at work over time across countries, occupations, gender and age groups. It was presented for the first time today at a joint ​high-level event with the Luxembourg EU Presidency.

A modern, healthy and charitable twist on the traditional Tupperware Party

Oct 29, 2015 12:30 GMT Sniffy Wiffy Social Enterprise, Sniffy Wiffy - whose bold mission is to tackle the issue of self-examining for any early possible signs of breast and testicular cancer - creates the opportunity for individuals nationwide to fundraise for any registered charity - however big or small...working wonders for cancer awareness along the way, all year round, not just during awareness month.

​Searching for the official theme song 2016

Oct 27, 2015 07:30 GMT Oslo Pride Oslo Pride gets ready for pride in 2016 and is now searching for the artist to create the official theme song.

Stronger focus on social inclusion key to future of Europe’s young people

Sep 23, 2015 10:00 BST Eurofound Eurofound’s new report 'Social inclusion of young people' gives an in-depth analysis of early Youth Guarantee implementation and reviews policies for social inclusion and participation in several Member States, and provides recommendations as to how to improve the levels of social inclusion of young people across the European Union.

Understanding workplace innovation key to making better use of human talents and skills

Sep 09, 2015 09:30 BST Eurofound Eurofound’s new report on ‘Workplace innovation in European companies’ provides an understanding of why and how WPI is implemented in companies and organisations. The report will be presented to European social policy-makers and practitioners in Leuven, Belgium today.

Collectively agreed nominal pay outcomes in 2014 break with the past

Aug 31, 2015 15:50 BST Eurofound Eurofound publishes its annual ‘Developments in collectively agreed pay’ report

Jul 16, 2015 10:51 BST Eurofound Eurofound’s new ‘Developments in collectively agreed working time 2014’ report covers several issues related to the length of working time in the European Union and Norway in 2014.

Tooji - the Pussy Riot of Norway?

Jun 11, 2015 20:51 BST Oslo Pride Music video promoting gay rights divides Norwegian society.

​New kid on the energy block promises bright future

Jun 08, 2015 15:54 BST Sparkle Communications Thursday 4 June saw the launch of a new energy supply company for North East England – with a promise to save households up to £300 a year.

Faith, hope and love: But the greatest of these is love

Jun 08, 2015 05:58 BST Oslo Pride Toojis is out and proud! With his new art video Tooji hopes to kickstart a debate making love between persons of the same sex to be seen as something beautiful in religion. “