News & Events

  • CUPESSE 3rd Progress Meeting in Vienna

    The CUPESSE team met in Vienna on 18-19 June 2015 for the project’s third progress meeting. CUPESSE members were joined by Kyriakos Pierrakakis, Policy Advisor for the project and Director of Information at Athens Information Technology, as well as by Georgios Papanagnou, the Project Officer from the European Commission. At the meeting, great progress towards finalizing the survey instrument that...

  • Second Policy Brief published within CUPESSE

    The second CUPESSE policy brief in a row of 6 briefs has been published. It deals with the impact of labour market policies on entrepreneurial activities. It aspires to find answers to the question ‘what factors influence nascent entrepreneurship of the unemployed?’ and aims specifically at better understanding the role of labour market policies and presenting policy recommendations. The next...

  • New report by Eurofound gives insights into entrepreneurial mindset of young people

    A new report has been published by Eurofound, a tripartite European Union Agency. It gives valuable insights in topics like the entrepreneurial mindset of young people, one of the central research objectives of the CUPESSE project. Summary: The level of youth unemployment is alarmingly high in several EU Member States, with rates of over 50% recorded in Spain and Greece in 2013. In light of the...

  • CUPESSE invited to kick-off meeting of Horizon 2020 projects on Youth

    Brussels, 10 & 11 June 2015

  • CUPESSE & STYLE Event Clip

    We are proud to present you the event clip of CUPESSE and and its "sister project" STYLE. The two projects came together in Istanbul to discuss about the their research endeavours and synergies in several joint sessions. Enjoy some impressions of the joint meeting of CUPESSE and STYLE in Istanbul along with some words of the project coordinators Jale Tosun and Jacqueline O'Reilly.

  • CUPESSE Progress and Strategy Meeting held in Prague, Czech Republic

    The team of the University of Economics (VSE) Prague welcomed the CUPESSE consortium on their premises for a two-days meeting on February 12-13, 2015. Besides the partner institutions we were delighted to welcome Giorgos Bithymitris from Panteion University, a new member of the CUPESSE Policy Advisory Board. The meeting focused namely on one crucial part of the project, the survey on youth...

  • Meet CUPESSE partners at the SASE Annual Conference

    London, July 2-4, 2015