Youth

To what extent do European students depend on their families?  in depth

Tuesday 17 July 2018 | Samuel Silva
| Publico

Almost half of European students depend on their families in order to meet their costs, and more than a third live with their parents. This phenomenon is particularly acute in the South, though certainly not unique to the region.


The Europeans’ language skills

Wednesday 20 June 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

An European Survey of Language Competences among 54,000 pupils in 14 countries. 


190 million Europeans have never been abroad 

Thursday 21 June 2018 | Lorenzo Ferrari
| OBC Transeuropa

Erasmus, the end of roaming charges, the convenience of the euro: the rhetoric promoting the benefits of European integration only really addresses those citizens who regularly travel to other EU countries. In fact, 37 percent of EU citizens have never been outside their own country.


Not only Erasmus. Where and why European students move abroad  in depth

Friday 13 October 2017 | Lorenzo Ferrari
Marzia Bona
| OBC Transeuropa

Many South-East European students enroll in foreign universities, but for most of them leaving the region remains only a dream


More than one in four young employed in Europe work on weekends  

Wednesday 30 May 2018 | Catherine André
| VoxEurop

Weekend work is daily business for 29 percent of Europeans aged 20 to 34.


In Europe, too, equality starts at the kindergarten  in depth

Friday 17 November 2017 | Xavier Molénat
| Alternatives Economiques

Crèche or grandparents? Forms of daycare vary between countries, with major implications for equality.


Too many young people are NEETs 

Friday 13 October 2017 | Aude Martin
| Alternatives Economiques

They are neither working nor studying. Their population exploded with the crisis, especially in Southern Europe