Are you a woman of foreign origin? Do you want to strengthen your skills and abilities? Are you looking for work or to set up your own business?

The Directorate of Labour in Iceland is one of four participants in a European project called EMPOWER, but other partners come from the UK, Lithuania and Greece. The aim of the project is twofold:  To develop training materials for women of foreign origin and support workers and volunteers who work with women of foreign origin.


The labour market in February 2017

Registered unemployment was 2,9% in February 2017 or down from 3,0% in January 2017 and the same as in 2,9% in January 2016.
There were in average 5.082 unemployed I February 2017 or down with 118 January 2017.


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