Press Releases

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. “

ALMA prizewinner brings joy of reading to Church of Sweden’s partner organisation

Jun 01, 2015 10:00 BST Church of Sweden Today the South African organisation PRAESA recieves the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2015, the largest in the world for children’s and young adult literature, with prize money of SEK 5 million. The news is very pleasing for the Church of Sweden’s partner in South Africa, Philani, which works with children’s education in collaboration with PRAESA on the reading promotion project “Nal’ibali”.

Celebrating 40 years of contributing to Social Europe

May 26, 2015 10:45 BST Eurofound This year marks 40 years for the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound), the Dublin-based EU Agency charged with providing knowledge in the area of social and work-related policies.

The official Oslo Pride 2015 anthem released

May 20, 2015 08:24 BST Oslo Pride Former eurovision star Tooji sings this year's official Oslo Pride anthem.