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Sector report: Strong trends support growth of the natural products sector

8.12.2021 13.00
In the picture the human hand is picking up wild berries in the Finnish forest.
The demand for natural products is expected to grow globally. Natural raw materials are expected to generate significant business activities because their economic potential has not yet been fully realised.

Ministers to discuss minimum wages, pay transparency and the COVID-19 pandemic in Brussels

3.12.2021 13.20
EU-lippu liehuu
EU ministers responsible for employment and social affairs will discuss the directive on adequate minimum wages as a way of combating in-work poverty. Other items on their agenda include pay transparency and gender equality in the labour market.

SME Barometer: Positive outlook for SMEs in healthcare and social services sector – business unaffected by coronavirus crisis

25.11.2021 9.02
SMEs that consider availability of labour an obstacle to development: 17 % all sectors and 11 % healthcare and social services sector.
The short-term expectations of SMEs in the healthcare and social services sector have become increasingly positive since 2020.

Nordic conference to share good practices for improving employment of people with disabilities

8.12.2021 13.48
Facilitating the employment of persons with disabilities will be the focus of a virtual Nordic conference on Thursday 9 December. The conference will highlight new kinds of intermediate labour markets and successful experiences of employing people with disabilities through social enterprises. The agenda also includes good practices for supporting work ability for people with disabilities at workplaces.

Climate change challenges the labour market but continuous learning offers solutions

30.11.2021 16.27
How will climate change and the green transition affect working life and the labour market? What skills will employees need in the future? Finland has drawn attention to the future of work during its Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers. This topic was examined from the perspective of climate change at a conference held in Helsinki on 30 November 2021.

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The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment creates the conditions for economically, socially and ecologically sustainable growth. It comes from skilled people in high-quality jobs, productivity growth and increasing employment.

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