The IATE Term of the Year


For the past year, TermCoord has published the IATE term of the week according to what was going on around the world.  Out of ten terms, the public was given the possibility to vote on the IATE term of the year.

The term chosen was flexicurity!

Definition: a policy strategy to enhance, at the same time and in a deliberate way, the flexibility of labour markets, work organisations and labour relations on the one hand, and security – employment security and income security – on the other.

Definition Ref. : European Commission, Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities website (26.02.2009)