Finnish expertise in exercise harnesses technology and some good old fashioned analogue training to get people up and moving in a variety of ways. By guest author Finland is known for encouraging people to improve their health and general wellbeing by exercising in a way that suits them best. Whether it’s working out at home, … More FIVE FROM FINLAND: Exercise
In the coming month, the Groz-Beckert Academy Mobile will be offering two seminars to help with process optimisation. In the online seminar from the Sewing section, our experts will give tips on identifying and solving problems in the sewing process, and in the Felting seminar our application engineers will reveal what to look … More Groz-Beckert Seminars in May: Solutions for the sewing process and the correct felting needle selection
In 2021, the share of employed people in the EU population was 73.1 %, corresponding to 189.7 million people. The labour market was affected by COVID-19 restrictions in 2020, showing a 1 percentage point (pp) decrease in the employment rate compared with 2019 (72.7% in the latter year), but then recovered in 2021 with … More EU employment rate in 2021 above pre-COVID level
In 2020, there were 93.3 million pupils and students enrolled in the EU across 6 education levels: pre-primary, primary, lower and upper secondary, post-secondary non-tertiary and tertiary. This information comes from data on education enrolments published by Eurostat today. Across the EU, there were 13.6 million children enrolled in pre-primary education. In primary … More 93.3 million pupils and students enrolled in the EU
Swissnex is the global network connecting Switzerland and the world in education, research and innovation. Its mission is to support the outreach and active engagement of its partners in the international exchange of knowledge, ideas and talent. In 2021, Swissnex organized over 190 events and activities in collaboration with Swiss and international partners. It … More Best of Swissnex 2021: The Annual Report is available online
In 2020, 4.07 million babies were born in the EU, continuing a downward trend which began in 2008 when 4.68 million children were born in the EU. The total fertility rate stood at 1.50 live births per woman in the EU in 2020, a small decrease from the recent peak in 2016 … More How many children were born in 2020?