FUNCTIONS OF THE NETWORK OF PUBLIC CENTRES FOR COUNSELLING, SUPPORT ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION FOR EMPLOYMENT (COE)

Functions of the network of public facilities of Guidance, enterprise and innovation for employment (COE)

a) evaluation of programmes of guidance, counselling and mediation of enterprise and that can be described as good practices with regard to both their own agendas for the transfer of knowledge to the rest of the public employment services, as external programs to its implementation, as appropriate, in their respective territories.

(b) design of innovative actions and development of pilot projects in overall guidance and counselling and mediation.

(c) development and implementation of a specific Plan of permanent training aimed at staff of the public employment service functions to the employment and self-employment assistance, as well as prospecting business and labour intermediation, and to include specific training on equal treatment and opportunities between women and men.

(d) Design of models of enterprise and implementation of pilot projects.

(e) support for the coordination of projects partners undertaking the capitalization of unemployment benefit (payment).

(f) monitoring, with an integrative view, of all actions undertaken by different agencies competent in the area of promotion of self-employment, as well as in the area of support for the creation and employment in labour cooperatives and societies, within the same Jurisdiction.

(g) dialogue with representative associations, in the relevant territorial area, of self-employed workers and the social economy, without prejudice to the that might have with other social and economic agents in the area of guidance and innovation for employment.

The public employment service authority may add any other function aimed at improving the efficiency or reinforcement of its orientation, prospecting and mediation programmes and capacity of the undertaking, while this function should be reflected in the corresponding annual programme of work, referred to in subparagraph ( 2 so you have the anticipated financial coverage ( 3 . In the development of the functions stipulated in this paragraph, the public employment services effectively mainstream the gender perspective.