Strengthening employability in the sport sector

Monday 28 November 2016

The European Sectoral Social Dialogue Committee for Sports has adopted a joint opinion on ‘Strengthening employability in the sport and active leisure sector’.

The social partners in the sector, European Association of Sport Employers (EASE) and UNI Europa Sports, as well as the observing partners EuropeActive and the European Confederation of Outdoor Employers (EC-OE) (‘the partners’) want to proactively shaping the future of the sector.

They are taking a crucial step with this joint opinion aiming to identify the barriers to employability in the sport and active leisure sector and to offer recommendations as to how these barriers can be overcome. The statement is addressed to European and national policy makers who are encouraged to use its conclusions to support new and existing policy initiatives.

Read the joint opinion here