COPIE @ EU Committe of Regions conference 'An agenda for skills and jobs: Regions and cities contributing to training and active labour market policies'

To demonstrate the importance of the regions and cities in the success of the Europe 2020 strategy and to encourage the exchange of good practice, the EU Committee of the Regions will organise a thematic exhibition during the conference “An agenda for new skills and jobs” in Dublin. The conference will focus on the reform of the labour market, the increase of the skill levels, job growth and job quality. It will be a platform for gathering political input from the local level on the delivery of the flagship initiative, but also for exchanging experience and good practice in training and employment strategies. The event is aimed at policy makers and senior experts of national, regional and local public administrations, as well as external employment specialist from academia, networks and associations.

COPIE will be presented as a good practice in the exhibition on how the Europe's growth strategy is being implemented in the European cities and regions.

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Thursday, February 28, 2013 to Friday, March 1, 2013