• Eurofound 40th anniversery reflections

    Perspectives on the work of Eurofound from Patrick Hillery, President of Ireland (1976-1990); Juan Menéndez-Valdés, Director of Eurofound; Ged Nash TD, Irish Minister of State for Business and Innovation; Markus Beyrer, Director General of BusinessEurope; Luca Visentini, Confederal Secretary of ETUC; Thomas Händel MEP, Chair of the European Parliament Employment Committee; Marianne Thyssen, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility; and Mary Robinson, President of Ireland (1990-1997).


Eurofound has two observatories, which draw extensively on the work of Eurofound's network of European correspondents, as well as other research activities.


Eurofound carries out three pan-European surveys to contribute to the planning and establishment of better living and working conditions. The surveys offer a unique source of comparative information on the quality of living and working conditions across the EU.