Main Conference sections


Youth employment at a worldwide level: current situation and future perspectives

The fundamental role of education in increasing employment opportunities for youth

Vulnerable youth and the various challenges in their professional insertion

Topics:

  • Attitudes and perceptions of youth regarding employment
  • Baseline studies and researches
  • Career counseling services
  • Career guidance and counseling services
  • Career guidance through schooling
  • Cross-country differentials
  • Current and future trends in work and employment
  • Early school leaving/drop-out
  • Effectiveness of the employment services
  • Employment strategies
  • Europe 2020 agenda
  • Evaluating competences and skills
  • Family life, welfare and social protection
  • Gender equality
  • Good practice models in youth employment
  • Incentives and financial mechanisms used in promoting youth employment
  • Informal and non-formal education
  • Informal sector employment
  • Internships, apprenticeships and practice stages
  • Investment in education and training systems
  • Lack or mismatch of skills
  • Learning outcomes and labor market needs
  • Life-long career guidance
  • Mobility and migration
  • Mobility programmes for young professionals
  • Modernization agenda of higher education
  • National and international programs and policies
  • National qualification frameworks
  • Needs and aspirations of young people
  • Occupational and geographical mobility of the young workers
  • Performances of youth at the workplace
  • Professional accountability of the young employee
  • Rights of young people
  • Role of the educational institutions
  • Secure and fairly paid jobs for youth
  • Stakeholders from the civil society and the institutional levels
  • Subsidiarity in youth employment
  • Support young people‚Äôs entrepreneurship
  • The use of information and communication technology
  • Transition between education and employment
  • Unsafe working conditions and illegal workers
  • Urban and rural youth
  • Vulnerable youth: marginalization and social exclusion
  • Worldwide youth policies
  • Worlwide initiatives in increasing employment
  • Young people not engaged in education, training or employment (NEETs)
  • Youth employment and youth unemployment
  • Youth participation
  • Youth research and youth policy
  • The labour market during recession
  • The socio-psychological impact of professional retraining
  • Motivation among unemployed youth
  • Status confusions among young graduates
  • E-learning
  • Dynamics of the work-force
  • Training, retraining and professional insertion of vulnerable categories of youth (ethnic minorities, poor, disabled, living in placement centers, executing a sentence in the penitentiary system)