On 11th of November 2020, the European Parliament agreed on a Commission proposal to extend the European Network of Public Employment Services until 2027. Since , the PES Network aims at improving the European cooperation of PES to promote modernisation of PES for better labour market outcomes.
Johannes Kopf the chair of the PES Network declared:
I would like to thank our member PES for their commitment to our Network. This agreement is proof of our success and of its value added to Europe. More than ever are the PES now in these times of crisis challenged to contribute to Europe’s recovery. Our Network helps us to improve and to assist those who have been hit hardest by this crisis.
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