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By Ugur Muldur, Fabienne Corvers, Henri Delanghe, Jim Dratwa, Daniela Heimberger, Brian Sloan, Sandrijn Vanslembrouck, J. Potocnik

This ebook argues New Deal for learn in Europe is required. This New Deal could contain the mobilisation of coverage actors throughout all levels-–regional, nationwide and European-–and their dedication to strengthen a more desirable study procedure in response to activities the place they've got the best impact.

The e-book offers, from a standpoint contained in the eu fee, the nuts and bolts of the way ecu learn coverage is absolutely designed. It additionally presents a accomplished research, at the foundation of authentic proof, not just of the optimistic affects of eu learn, yet of some of the criticisms which have been made from the Framework Programme.

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These potential benefits can also be of great importance for developing countries. With appropriate technology transfer they can provide these countries with affordable solutions for reconciling their desire for strong economic growth with the need to do so without increasing the pressure on the local – or the global – environment. This North–South dimension highlights the sustainable development predicament as differentiated yet common. The question of sustainable development can be posed along two main lines: a question of adapting – or otherwise innovating – appropriate “clean” technologies, and a question of redefining needs and lifestyles.

19 For a long time, the low employment rate and number of hours worked annually per employee were explained with reference to the European emphasis on work-life balance. 20 This lack of employment opportunities is clear from the high unemployment rates. 4 million Europeans were out of work. 0 per cent of the labour force, some 4 percentage points higher than the rates in the United States and Japan (Fig. 4. The cohesion and enlargement challenges: Substantial poverty and regional inequality Though Europe likes to pride itself on its superior social model, poverty rates are rather high, and regional inequality is substantial.

18 Second, Europe also scores lower than the United States in terms of the number of hours worked annually per employee (Fig. 19 For a long time, the low employment rate and number of hours worked annually per employee were explained with reference to the European emphasis on work-life balance. 20 This lack of employment opportunities is clear from the high unemployment rates. 4 million Europeans were out of work. 0 per cent of the labour force, some 4 percentage points higher than the rates in the United States and Japan (Fig.

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