Robert Arnkil, Licentiate of Psychology, has 30 years of experience in evaluation of labour markets, public employment services (PES) and municipalities both in a domestic Finnish and a European context. He is self-employed in his own company Arnkil Dialogues, http://www.arnkildialogues.com/. Arnkil is member of the European Employment Policy Observatory (EEPO) expert network as the Finnish expert. He is the Lead Expert for the URBACT Thematic network My Generation at Work, where the theme is employment of young people. In Europe he has evaluated, the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (OSHA), the Network of National Research Centres for Vocational Guidance (EUROGUIDANCE), and, participated as an independent expert in several EU Mutual Learning Programmes concerning employment issues. In Finland he has evaluated pubic employment services and employment projects of local authorities, workplace development programmes and EU Structural Funds.