2. SEDEC-VII/007: Youth Employment Support: a Bridge to Jobs for the Next Generation Reinforcing the Youth Guarantee – rapporteur Romy Karier (LU/EPP)
On 29 September, Ms. Romy Karier was invited to participate to a Youth Dialogue on "Equal access to decision-making for all youth" during the EU Youth Conference of the Slovenian Presidency of the Council. During the dialogue, Ms. Romy Karier emphasized the importance of sustainable funding, common recognition and development of quality youth work, since youth organisations play a crucial role in fostering youth participation to civic and democratic life.
On 12 October, Ms. Romy Karier took part to a side event on "the Pact for Skills" during the European Week of Regions and Cities, where she presented to importance of skills to combat Youth Unemployment, and especially those that will only get more important in the future, such as digital skills, technology skills, service oriented skills, language skills and skills relevant for the green transition.
On 18 November, Ms. Romy Karier took part to the Young Elected Politicians' (YEPs) online forum on "Jobs and education for young people", where she was invited to introduce the question of youth unemployment and to open the discussion on future YEPs recommendations in this policy area.