UBC – promoting employment and well-being of young people

The economic crisis has had a severe impact on many European countries, especially in Southern Europe. In several nations, nearly half of the young people are without work or a place of study. Although the countries around the Baltic Sea have not suffered as much as our Southern European countries, the situation of our youth is also precarious.

The cities in the Baltic Sea Region recognize their responsibility. Therefore the Board of the Union of Baltic Cities (UBC) has invited its Finnish Member Cities to work out practical proposals which could be helpful in promoting youth employment and well-being.

The best experts in ten Finnish cities collaborated to create this practical Action Programme which deserves close study and attention.

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