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Sustainable work throughout the life course: National policies and strategies
European countries face the challenges of ageing populations supported by shrinking workforces, more precarious types of employment, and in many cases, a ...
European Labour Authority
The European Labour Authority started its activities on 16 October with an inaugural ceremony and the first meeting of its Management Board.
EU Employment Law
This new edition of EU Employment Law provides a complete revision and update of the leading English language text in the field. The coverage in the new ...
Eurofound Annual work programme 2015
The year 2015 marks the third year of implementation of Eurofound’s four-year work programme 2013–2016, From crisis to recovery: Better informed policies for a ...
MEPs call for EU-wide minimum income
Introducing minimum income schemes in all EU Member States is one of the most effective ways to lift people out of poverty, Euro-MPs on the Parliament's ...
Roma people living in the EU - guide
There are between 10 million and 12 million Roma in the European Union, in candidate countries and potential candidate countries in the Western Balkans. Roma ...
Fall in EU workers driving up unemployment as well as wages
Expert comment by Professor Guglielmo Meardi, director of the Industrial Relations Research Unit at Warwick Business School. He is an expert in the economic ...
MEPs and Council strike posting of workers deal
Workers sent temporarily to another EU country would from now on get equal pay for equal work in the same place, under a provisional deal agreed on Tuesday ...
Social rights: EU prepares to address citizens' disconnect
More "fairness and social justice in Europe" is the aim of of the European Commission as it prepared next steps towards a European Pillar of Social Rights ...
ESBA Press Release: Work-life balance off balance
On 26 April 2017, the European Commission published the European Pillar of Social Rights Package.
Doing business in the UK: Staff welfare
Labour legislation covers basic workplace standards which employers must follow. These include protection against discrimination, the right to equal pay and ...
Hope lies in Generation Erasmus
Not a huge surprise to learn that graduates with international experience fare much better on the job market. A study on the impact of the European Union's ...
Quarterly Review analyses deepening social crisis
The employment and social situation in the EU remained critical in the fourth quarter of 2012 with employment receding overall and unemployment rising further, ...
EU Court rules on Spanish use of rolling fixed-term contracts
The use of successive fixed-term contracts to cover permanent needs in the health care sector are contrary to EU law, the European Court of Justice has ruled.
European Commission website, where the Commission outlines EU activities in the key areas of: Observing coal market activity; Ensuring research into new ...
Reaching the 2020 renewable energy targets is expected to lead to around 2.8 million jobs in the renewable energy sector and generate a total value added of ...
Eurofound Programming document 2017–2020
This programming document describes Eurofound's planned work over the programming period 2017–2020. It sets out the policy and institutional context for the ...
Brussels proposes new action against carcinogins at the workplace
The European Commission proposed new measures Thursday to limit workers' exposure to five cancer-causing chemicals, as well as other health problems.
Electronic Exchange of Social Security Information (EESSI)
EESSI is an IT system that helps social security institutions across to EU exchange information more rapidly and securely, as required by the EU rules on ...
Lisbon strategy for growth and jobs
Before the financial and economic crisis hit the EU, the Lisbon strategy had helped create more than 18m new jobs. When the economy slumped, the EU acted to ...
New rules for non-EU nationals coming to the EU for studies
The European Commission is proposing to make it easier and more attractive for non-EU national students, researchers and other groups to enter and stay in the ...
Ministers agree position on EU posted workers directive
EU ministers agreed a compromise Monday on the posting of workers directive, allowing posted workers to generally benefit from the same rules governing pay and ...
Eurofound yearbook 2015: Living and working in Europe
Eurofound celebrated the 40th anniversary of its founding in 2015. In 1975, the then European Community set up the Agency, charging it with the task of ...
Protection against exposure to hazardous chemicals
The European Commission has proposed to better protect workers from risks linked to exposure to chemicals at the workplace.
The impact of the economic crisis on the situation of women and men and on gender equality policies
Have men and women been impacted differently by the crisis in Europe? On 19 December 2012 the European Commission published a report on the consequences of the ...
Some 10-12 million Roma and Travellers are currently living in the European Union. Almost all of the Roma and Travellers living in the European Union are EU ...
MEPs call for EU rules on textile imports to curb worker exploitation
EU rules are needed to force textile and clothing suppliers to respect the rights of workers around the world, who often suffer long working hours, low wages ...
Survey of adult skills
One in five adults in Europe have low literacy and numeracy skills, and even a university degree in the same subject is no guarantee of the same level of ...
Flight time limitations - stricter rules on aircrew fatigue
New rules on maximum flight times for pilots and cabin crew should now be adopted by the European Commission, as a resolution calling on it to withdraw them ...
Burnout in the workplace: A review of data and policy responses in the EU
This report looks at the extent of burnout experienced by workers in the EU, based on national research. As a starting point, the report sets out to consider ...
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Time to speed up climate action
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The Week Ahead no. 454
WTO reform - future of the CAP - Hearings of Commissioner-candidates - Rule of Law in Hungary

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