Europe currently has 16 million unemployed whom it cannot absorb.
Our witnesses are the 17 million unemployed.
There are 18 million unemployed, as mentioned just now by President-in-Office Gordon Brown.
We have to demonstrate that a figure of 20 million unemployed is absolutely unacceptable.
When currency union was adopted, there were 12 million unemployed.
That is a rather miserable result for 17 million unemployed.
The 14 million unemployed have had enough of grand resolutions.
I cannot say anything other than repeat the figure of 27 million unemployed people.
Mr President, we now have 17 million unemployed in Europe.
whereas the European Union has approximately 10 million unemployed,
Eurostat tells us that we currently have almost 14 million unemployed.
This corresponded to around 12.2 million unemployed in the euro area as a whole in 2000.
If Europe does not concern itself with the plight of its 18 million unemployed, then it has no meaning.
At present, when there are more than 23 million unemployed, cohesion policy is one of the policies that can also contribute to creating new jobs.
Actualmente, num momento em que há mais de 23 milhões de desempregados, a política de coesão é uma das políticas que pode também contribuir para a criação de novos postos de trabalho.
However, in the EU, as it is at present, with 20 million unemployed, such profits do not exist.
As we all know, according to the official statistics there are 18 million unemployed - something over 10 % of the active population.
Como todos sabemos, segundo as estatísticas oficiais, existem na União Europeia dezoito milhões de desempregados - mais de 10 % da população activa.
No proposal should be regarded as unimportant before it has been tested to see if it can help solve the problem of the 18-20 million unemployed.
Não devemos considerar irrelevante qualquer proposta antes de a testar na resolução do problema dos 18 a 20 milhões de desempregados.
I hope this observatory will be able to find employment for the twenty million unemployed.
Mr President, today, there are 23 million unemployed people across the European Union, corresponding to an unemployment rate of about 10%.
Senhor Presidente, existem hoje 23 milhões de desempregados na União Europeia, o que corresponde a uma taxa de desemprego de cerca de 10%.
In a European Union with 20 million unemployed, we should have thought more carefully about it.