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1 year 6 months ago
A one size fits all approach to digital skills must be avoided in Europe, a study by Ecorys for the European Commission has recommended. This study "ICT for Work: Digital skills in the workplace", launched by The European Commission, DG CONNECT, was carried out by Ecorys and the Danish...
1 year 6 months ago
Ecorys’ Anja Meierkord has highlighted lessons from the implementation of the Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) at a meeting of the European Parliament’s EMPL Committee on Thursday 23rd March 2017. Anja presented findings on the design, implementation and outcomes of the Youth Employment Initiative...
1 year 7 months ago
Ecorys has completed a five-year project with Department for International Development (DFID) in Nigeria. The Independent Monitoring and Evaluation Programme (IMEP) aimed to increase individual and collective performance of five State Level Programmes. Consultancy was provided through the provision...
1 year 7 months ago
Analysis by Ecorys has found that resident engagement is key to ensuring effective housing improvement projects. When housing improvement works capture the trust and engagement of residents, a positive impact on their efficiency and cost-effectiveness may be seen, as well as on the resulting...
1 year 8 months ago
Ecorys is to design and implement a four-year communications strategy in El Salvador. The communications will raise awareness of the importance and impact of EU cooperation in El Salvador in achieving its development objectives independently of funding sources or mechanisms. The project is led by...
1 year 9 months ago
It is official: the online platform promoting the Urban Agenda for the EU and all Partnerships is running and ready for use. You can access it on Futurium. The website offers the opportunity to actively contribute and participate in debates, information exchange and consultations on future...
2 years 2 months ago
Since October 2007, the European Union has been pursuing the Integrated Maritime Policy as an innovative approach which, among several fundamental objectives, aims at fostering the development of efficient cooperation structures and governance among economic actors and stakeholders, while also...
2 years 4 months ago
Construction and demolition waste (CDW) represent around 25% - 30% of all waste generated in the EU. Although EU and national policy makers have already put in place a strong policy framework, there is still room for improvement. This is particularly important if we consider the high potential of a...
2 years 6 months ago
The cultural and creative sector (CCS) is an essential driver of economic growth and employment in Europe, accounting for 4.2% of EU GDP and employing 7 million people. At the same time, crowdfunding activities have increasingly gained international socio-economical importance over the last years....
2 years 6 months ago
  Migrants represent a source of human capital with the potential to revitalise our societies. They can contribute in many ways to job creation, growth and progress in Europe. To capitalise this precious resource, the European Commission has requested the design of a European scheme that helps...

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