Employment Services and Employment Protection for
1 Addressing the needs of
vulnerable groups – international experience
market programmes for vulnerable groups – experience of one
industrialized (Sweden) and one transition country (Hungary)
with private employment agencies in serving vulnerable groups
and the general discussion will focus on:
are the overall current problems and challenges in addressing the
needs of vulnerable groups?
unique labour market barriers do vulnerable groups face?
government policies have been implemented to address these unique
can incentive mechanisms be developed and implemented to promote
improved employment services to vulnerable groups?
successful programme models have been developed to address the needs
of vulnerable groups and what are their measurable outcomes?
Chinese experience with programmes for vulnerable groups
of the Chinese PES and employment programme for vulnerable groups
of one or two successful local initiatives aimed at vulnerable
of PES employment programmes by the All-China Women’s Federation
discussion with participation of both Chinese and international experts
Updated by TF. Approved by PA. Last
updated: 4 April 2003