Jobs and skills in the local economy

About the partnership

The Partnership Jobs and Skills in the Local Economy worked on how cities can boost inclusive and quality employment. To do so, the Partnership identified crucial fields that must be considered in depth: Next Economy, Jobs and Skills, Public Services, Valorisation of R&D, Business Location, Effective Local Governance.


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Member States

  • Romania (Coordinator)
  • Greece
  • Italy

Urban areas

  • Jelgava (LV, Coordinator)
  • Rotterdam (NL, Coordinator)
  • Berlin (DE)
  • Ghent (BE)
  • Kielce (PL)
  • Miskolc (HU)
  • Porto (PT)
  • Turin (IT)

European/ national city umbrella organisation

  • Eurocities
  • URBACT(observer)

European institutions

  • European Commission (DG REGIO, DG EMPL)
  • Council of European Municipalities and Regions (CEMR)
  • European Investment Bank (EIB)

Concrete actions


Talent Office


Future Labour Market Skills


The European Pillar of Social Rights (EPSR) as a Framework for the Reconversion towards a Sustainable Economy


Regional Innovation Strategy (RIS3) 2.0


Long Term Investments

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Lea Scheurer
Published on 7 February, 2019
Updated on 5 years 2 months ago