Lack of strategy leaves Bulgaria last in terms of digital performance

By |junij 24th, 2020|Bulgaria, demographic change, Digital skills, News, poverty|

For a second consecutive year, Bulgaria is ranked last among all 27 EU members in the European Commission’s Digital Economy and Society Index, despite having a powerful IT sector, concentrated mostly in the capital Sofia.

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MEP: Europe’s digital education strategy is key to future recovery

By |junij 11th, 2020|culture, Digital, digital education action plan, Digital skills, Education, European Commission, MEP, News, skills agenda, Technology, Victor Negrescu|

As part of the European Commission's recently revised long-term budget proposal, an increased outlay could go towards the digital up-skilling and re-skilling of citizens. EURACTIV caught up with MEP Victor Negrescu to talk about why this issue has rise...

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Commission sets sights on digital-savvy citizens 

By |maj 29th, 2020|5G, Anthony Whelan, budget, Cecilia Bonefeld-Dahl, Digital Europe, Digital skills, EU, Europe, funding, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, NextGenerationEU, Technology|

The European Commission has reiterated the importance of up-skilling adults and young people across the bloc, in order to make European workers more agile in the post-coronavirus digital economy. Speaking as part of an event hosted by Digital Europe on...

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Private sector jumps in to fill youth skills gap

By |april 16th, 2020|Digital skills, EU youth, European Youth Guarantee, NEETs, News, skills gap|

Youth unemployment remains a lingering issue in Europe. While the public sector has a central role to play in supporting young people in the transition from education to work, private companies can also contribute to closing the skills gap.

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Make the digital transition fair as well, experts warn

By |oktober 29th, 2019|Digital skills, digital skills gap, digitalisation, European pillar of social rights, labour market, News, social rights|

The world of work is changing dramatically as a consequence of the digital transformation, while the social protection systems are often not added to the new realities of the labour market, experts warned during an event hosted by EURACTIV.

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Greece 4.0: Leveraging technological change for an inclusive and sustained economic recovery

By |februar 27th, 2019|Digital skills, Greece, Greece bailout, Greek austerity, Greek bailout, Greek crisis, News|

How can the Greek economy continue its recovery? Investing in skills and technological change will be part of the solution, argues Cyril Muller.

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Digital skills are essential to youth employment

By |november 20th, 2018|Compass, Digital skills, Expertise France, News, youth employment|

Organising a videoconference, storing documents in the cloud, finding reliable information on the Internet or protecting your data... Digital skills have become essential in the labour market, especially for young people.

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Innovation funding and digital skills crisis: More can be done, says EIT chief

By |september 13th, 2018|Digital skills, digital skills gap, EIT conference, EIT conference 2018, News, Willem Jonker|

“Are you surprised that the leading software companies dominating the world today are American platforms?” These are the words of EIT digital chief Willem Jonker, speaking at the EIT digital conference 2018 in Brussels on Tuesday (11 September).

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EIT Digital chief: With no serious competitor to Facebook, the situation is not good

By |september 4th, 2018|Digital skills, EIT, Horizon Europe, News, Willem Jonker|

Europe needs to develop competitors to tech giants like Facebook instead of introducing more regulation of the tech industry, EIT Digital CEO Willem Jonker told EURACTIV in an interview. 

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Are you ready for the future of work? [Promoted content]

By |april 27th, 2018|Digital skills, News|

Automation, AI and digital technologies mean that in the next 10 to 15 years, 21 million new jobs will be created and 90% of all jobs will require at least some level of digital skills.

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