EURES, the European Employment Services Network, set up in 1993, has been established by the European Commission to facilitate the free movement of workers within the European Union (EU)/ European Economic Area (EEA) countries.
The network is composed of:
the European Coordination Office (ECO)
the National Coordination Offices (NCOs)
the Associated EURES Partners
The purpose of EURES is to provide information, advice and recruitment/placement (job-matching) services for the benefit of workers and employers as well as any citizen wishing to benefit from the principle of the free movement of persons.
At European Level, EURES is:
a co-operation network formed by public employment services in all EU/EEA countries