Empowering NEETs across Europe is an Erasmus + KA210 - Small-scale partnerships project whose objective is to address& improve the digital, economic, social&democratic lives of NEETs in Europe.
According to Eurostat in 2021, more than 1 in 6 young adults in the EU were not in education, employment or training.
17.6% of young adults aged 20 to 34 were classified as NEET &this is 1.2 % points more than in 2020. This data shows the need to conduct a project that redresses the lack of opportunities for NEETs in Europe.
The World Economic Forum’s Future of Jobs Report 2020 warns of a “double disruption” to jobs from the impact of COVID-19 and advances in technology. By 2025, the report predicts that half of all employees will need reskilling as technology adoption changes the nature of jobs&work.