Unemployment

Making Employability Work

2 May 2014Eoin Rooney Centre for Economic EmpowermentEmployment, Unemployment

With unemployment high on the political agenda, it's time to scrutinise the effectiveness of employability schemes.

Creating the Good Economy for Generation Y

31 Jan 2014Eoin Rooney Centre for Economic EmpowermentEmployment, Unemployment

NICVA's Centre for Economic Empowerment (CEE) held a major conference in Belfast on Friday 31 January, looking at issues faced by Generation Y – people born after 1979.

A jobless recovery is no recovery

19 Nov 2012Seamus McAleavey Economy, Unemployment

Recessions may be measured by a fall in GDP but it is the loss of jobs that matters most.