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Factsheet for measure IT-2020-43/1424 – measures in Italy
, applies regionally
|Time period||Temporary, 19 October 2020 – 31 December 2021|
|Type||Legislations or other statutory regulations|
Promoting the economic, labour market and social recovery
– Active labour market policies (enhancing employability, training, subsidised job creation, etc.)
|Author||Lisa Dorigatti (University of Milan) and Eurofound|
|Measure added||12 November 2020 (updated 27 November 2020)|
In the framework of the regional employment policies and the specific "Work endowment" measure (Dote Unica Lavoro) , the specific notice of 19 October 2020 (decreto dirigenziale R.G. 7084 of 19/10/2020) covering support and services for people with disabilities includes a specific measure for addressing job re-insertion after COVID-related short time work.
The measure covers people with disabilities by providing specific support at the end of COVID-related short time work. In particular, it envisages specific measures to address the impact of the pandemic and preserve jobs of workers with disabilities after COVID-related short time, like training initiatives to re-qualify workers with disabilities in the event of changes/reconversion of production at company level, tutorships to help workers if changes in their tasks are envisaged, and psychological support to help address the impact of the pandemic. These measures are funded with €1 million (12.5% of the total €8 million funding).
The notice covers 166 individual support intervention of up to €6,000, for a total funding of funded €1 million (12.5% of the total €8 million funding of the whole notice). Such measure has to be implemented by the end of December 2021.
||Does not apply to businesses||Does not apply to citizens|
Local / regional government
Public employment service
Social partners' role in designing the measure and form of involvement:
|Trade unions||Employers' organisations|
|Form||Not applicable||Not applicable|
Social partners' role in the implementation, monitoring and assessment phase:
The social partners are consulted and negotiate the general framework and instruments of labour market policies at the regional level. However, no specifi involvement is known on this specific measure
No specific views
Eurofound (2020), Work support endowment - People with disabilities - Employed COVID EMERGENCY (EMERGO 2019), measure IT-2020-43/1424 (measures in Italy), EU PolicyWatch, Dublin, https://static.eurofound.europa.eu/covid19db/cases/IT-2020-43_1424.html
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