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Telework: opportunities and risks for our organisations and tomorrow's labour market
Link for presentations Webconference- 3PM (heure de Bruxelles) The Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated the practice of telework by forcing many companies and organisations to use it to maintain all or part of their activities. In response to a survey jointly carried out between April and May 2020 by WAPES, in partnership with the International Labour Organisation, the Inter-American Development Bank and SOCIEUX+, among 80 public employment services (PES) on all continents, more than 82% of the participants reported national measures to foster telework. This increase, which has had...
Web Conference: Swinging into Action in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
From 2 April to 28 May 2020, WAPES together with its partners International Labour Organization (ILO), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and SOCIEUX+, carried out a joint survey of the world's public employment to assess how they have adapted to the health and economic crisis following the Covid-19 pandemic, with the objective of anticipating the main lines of their actions in the coming months. This survey focused on four areas: • Prevention and economic support • Measures to maintain PES services • Services organization measures • Current or foreseeable problems ...
Web-Conference, The Future of Work after COVID-19
Program The future of work after Covid-19 The COVID-19 pandemic affected us all, both on an organizational and personal level. We had to adjust our ways of working quickly in order to continue to guarantee our services. Nevertheless, despite all these changes, we need to look ahead to the future and already think about how we can continue to adjust our policies and services to meet the demands of the labour market. On May 25, 2020, moderated by Miguel PEROMINGO, 5 panellists were gathered to discuss the future of work after Covid-19. 1. Welcome address by the President of...
05.12.2019 to 06.12.2019
Organisational learning – a way to improve performance
Report Program Thursday 5 December 2019 09h00Registration 09h30 Opening of the Event: Welcome and practicalities Moderator: Ms Anna Palmgren, Head of Section, Digital Engagement Unit, Arbetsförmedlingen, Sweden Ms Maria Mindhammar, Deputy Director General, Arbetsförmedlingen, Sweden Ms Florence Dumontier, Director of International Affairs and Relationships, Pôle emploi, France, WAPES Vice-Presidency Region Europe 10h00 Key Note Address “Organisational learning – a way to improve performance” The rapidly changing labour market, together with the vast technological development,...
02.12.2019 to 03.12.2019
Digitalization in Public Employment Services
Introduction The status and functions of Public Employment Service (PES) system in member states are not unified. Some are well-experienced in terms of historical background of establishment and components of service functions. Yet, newly established PES in countries across the region and the world might face some challenges in gaining supports from stakeholders and users, while, at the same time, has to incorporate new type of methods and technology into service delivery. New trend of digitalization in service sector has also unexpectedly interrupted PES...