The latest position paper of the PES Network aims at contributing to the discussion on greening Europe’s economies. Moving towards greener labour markets will be an ongoing long-term transformative process affecting the whole society. PES have an important role and long experience facilitating cross-sector shifts in jobs as smoothly as possible to avoid unemployment and help to reduce the risk that increased labour shortages and skills gaps may jeopardise the move towards greener economies.
This position paper represents reflections of the PES Network on short- and medium-term effects on the labour market and potential contributions from and future challenges ahead for the PES. The paper also includes some input to discussions on how policies on European and national levels could better address these challenges.
The position paper can be downloaded here.