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Inserta Andalucia reward the 20 Andalusian companies most socially committed to youth at risk

Inserta Andalucia has recognized some twenty Andalusian companies for being the most socially committed in the Community with youth at risk. The recognition was given at an event held in Granada that brought together nearly a hundred attendees and served to underline the importance of corporate volunteering as an initiative to promote the motivation of […]

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First International Tourism and Equality Forum comes to Marbella

MARBELLA has hosted its first International Tourism and Equality Forum, with the participation of a range of professionals in the sector to discuss the issue. Congress Palace was the venue for the conference, which comes shortly before the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against women on November 25. For the first time, professionals […]

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Volunteer workshop on the Costa del Sol deals with workplace fears

MIJAS council hosted the last of a series of workshops last Monday which saw volunteers learning personal development skills for everyday life. The workshop for Mijas’ volunteer corps was held at the council’s employment department building. Laura Moreno, the council’s volunteering spokesperson, said the session was aimed at giving participants the tools they needed to […]

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Employment programme in Costa town receives €6 million in grants

COUNCILLOR for Employment in Mijas, Laura Moreno, has that announced the Andalucia Orienta employment programme is going full speed ahead. The Junta de Andalucia’s Ministry of Employment, Business and Commerce will make available more than 130 professional advisors throughout the province, to assist those looking for work. They will also try to help those who […]


Mothers paid 3% less at work per child

MOTHERS are paid 3 per cent less for every child they have compared to their female colleagues who do not have children, new research from Université Paris-Saclay reveals. Fathers suffer no such penalty at all. Lionel Wilner, Director of Graduate Studies at engineering and statistics school ENSAE, founding member of Université Paris-Saclay, studied 16 years of […]

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€200,000 to boost employment in Pedreguer

ON MARCH 1, the fifth plan of Promotion of Local Employment of the City of Pedreguer began. The aim of the initiative is to support local unemployed people in integrating back into the workplace, through training, work experience and improvement of employability opportunities. The plan will be fully funded by the City and has been […]

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CREAMA subsidises work contracts for young people

CREAMA IS running an initiative to stimulate jobs with contracts of indeterminate duration for qualified young people who are registered in the national system of the young people project of the Valencian Community. Any private company can benefit from the subsidies offered by CREAMA, even self-employed entrepreneurs. The person employed must be under a contract […]

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Repair work almost completed on Albir beach

LAST FRIDAY morning, the municipal workers were repainting the bike path of the Paseo de las Estrellas, one of the finishing to the mass of repair work that has taken place on Albir beach since the January storms. The main works, explained Mayor of Beaches, Rocio Guijarro, comprise repairing the main infrastructure damaged by the […]