2020 Communications calendar

New projects will be introduced and the research questions of ongoing projects may be revised in light of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Date Type Title
10 January Publication Corporate communicationProgramming document 2017–2020: Work programme 2020
15 January Blog Industrial relationsFears and hopes around future minimum wages
16 January Publication Digital ageTelework and ICT-based mobile work: Flexible working in the digital age
20 January Publication Working conditionsImproving the monitoring of posted workers in the EU
22 January Publication Digital ageGame-changing technologies: Transforming production and employment in Europe
27 January Publication Quality of lifeWhat makes capital cities the best places to live?
28 January Event Labour market changeJoint event: The changing environment of the self-employed
28 January Event Eurofound presentation to the EP Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
28 January Blog Digital ageThe pandora’s box of the platform economy
30 January Event Labour market changeEU Presidency of Croatia conference on Gender Equality: Participation of women on the labour market – Benefit for society!
21 February Blog Corporate communicationEurope’s low-carbon transition makes economic sense
02 March Blog Working conditionsWhy 2020 is the right time for real progress on gender equality
02 March Publication Working conditionsGender equality at work
03 March Publication Corporate communicationPriorities for a new Europe
05 March Event Labour market changeIdeas Lab 2020: Europe's next stage
12 March Publication Public servicesAddressing household over-indebtedness
19 March Event Digital agePOSTPONED - Platform work – opportunities and challenges
24 March Blog COVID-19A blog post from Eurofound’s Executive Director on the Coronavirus crisis
26 March Event Working conditionsCANCELLED - Informal EU Employment Committee (EMCO) meeting
31 March Blog COVID-19COVID-19 intensifies emotional demands on healthcare workers
01 April Blog Working conditionsWhat Europe can learn from living-wage campaigns
02 April Publication Public servicesImpact of digitalisation on social services
02 April Blog COVID-19Coronavirus: A labour market earthquake
03 April Publication Public servicesOut-of-school care: Provision and public policy
06 April Blog COVID-19Technology is our ally against the Coronavirus
16 April Publication Labour market changeLabour market change: Trends and policy approaches towards flexibilisation
21 April Blog Labour market changeEconomic downturns expose the vulnerability of a growing number of precarious workers
23 April Blog Quality of lifeNow is the time for the digital transformation of social services
27 April Event Working conditionsCANCELLED - Informal Employment and Social Affairs Council (EPSCO) meeting of EU Employment and Social Policy Ministers
05 May Blog Labour market changeCan short-time working save jobs during the COVID-19 crisis?
06 May Publication COVID-19Living, working and COVID-19: First findings – April 2020
07 May Event European Parliament discussion with Eurofound and EU-OSHA: Impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic
11 May Blog COVID-19All aboard: Hauling undeclared workers onto the pandemic rescue boats
12 May Blog COVID-19Trust tensions highlight need for Europe to ensure a coordinated response to COVID-19
18 May Blog COVID-19Is history repeating itself? The impact of the COVID-19 crisis on youth
19 May Event EU Employment Committee (EMCO) Indicators Group meeting (virtual)
28 May Event EYE Online - Eurofound panel debate: Being young during the COVID-19 crisis - Impact on work, life and well-being
May Publication Corporate communicationLiving and working in Europe 2019
June Publication Industrial relationsMinimum wages in 2020 - Annual review
June Publication Working conditionsWorking conditions of workers with multiple jobs
June Publication Industrial relationsRegulations to address work–life balance in digital flexible working arrangements
June Publication COVID-19COVID-19: Policy responses across Europe
July Publication Working conditionsWorking conditions and employee engagement
July Publication Industrial relationsThe involvement of national social partners in policymaking – 2019
July Publication Industrial relationsSocial dialogue and HR practices in European global companies
August Publication Industrial relationsRole of national social partners in tackling discrimination at work
September Publication Digital ageScenarios for platform work in the digital age
September Publication COVID-19Living, working and COVID-19
September Publication Industrial relationsRepresentativeness of the European social partner organisations: Paper sector
September Publication Working conditionsWorking conditions of service and sales workers
September Publication Industrial relationsRepresentativeness of the European social partner organisations: Sea fisheries sector
September Publication Industrial relationsCapacity-building: Towards effective social dialogue
October Publication Labour market changeEuropean Company Survey 2019: Overview report
13 October Event Labour market changeLaunch of the European Company Survey 2019 (ECS 2019)
October Publication COVID-19COVID-19: Some implications for employment and working life
October Publication Industrial relationsEmployee monitoring and privacy at the workplace
October Publication Labour market changeERM report 2020: Transnational restructuring
October Publication Industrial relationsRepresentativeness of the European social partner organisations: Local and regional government administration sector and social services
October Publication Public servicesServices for labour market integration of people with disabilities
October Publication Industrial relationsRepresentativeness of the European social partner organisations: Overlaps between social services and other parts of the public sector
October Publication Monitoring EU convergenceInequalities between regions: Trends in convergence
October Publication Industrial relationsRepresentativeness of the European social partner organisations: Education sector
October Publication Public servicesAccess to care services for social protection and inclusion: childcare, healthcare and long-term care
October Publication Working conditionsWorking conditions in different sectors and occupations
October Publication Industrial relationsRepresentativeness of the European social partner organisations: Hospitals sector
November Publication Working conditionsChallenges and prospects in the EU: Working conditions and sustainable work
November Publication Industrial relationsChallenges and prospects in the EU: Trends in industrial relations
November Publication Quality of lifeLong-term care: improving working conditions and quality of services
December Publication Monitoring EU convergenceMeasures of living conditions: Monitoring convergence across the EU
December Publication Industrial relationsNew forms of employment: 2020 update
December Publication Monitoring EU convergenceSocial protection costs and performance: Monitoring convergence across the EU
February Publication Industrial relationsRepresentativeness of the European social partner organisations: Civil aviation (flight crew)
February Publication Industrial relationsRepresentativeness of the European social partner organisations: Live performance
February Publication Industrial relationsRepresentativeness of the European social partner organisations: Civil aviation (groundcrew and air traffic control crew)
February Publication Quality of lifeIntergenerational transmission of disadvantage: Role of household finances
March Publication Industrial relationsTransition to a low-carbon economy: Debates at national level
March Publication Labour market changeFostering innovation in European companies: Role of workplace practices
April Publication Quality of lifeSocial situation of NEETs: 10 years on?
April Publication Labour market changeWorkplace practices in export-oriented establishments
April Publication Industrial relationsInvolvement of national social partners in social and economic reforms
May Publication Quality of lifeFairness and the future: perceptions and realities
June Publication Digital ageNature of work in digitised workplaces
June Publication Industrial relationsWhen social partner organisations go digital
June Publication Labour market changeTackling labour shortages in EU Member States
30 June Event 28th European Social Services Conference - Rethink, inspire, dare: Community care
June Publication Digital ageThe changing nature of work in the digitised workplace
July Publication Working conditionsEuropean Working Conditions Survey 2020: Overview report
July Publication Digital ageChallenges and prospects in the EU: Work and employment in the digital age
August Publication Monitoring EU convergenceChallenges and prospects in the EU: Monitoring trends in convergence
September Publication Labour market changeSkills shortages and mismatches in European establishments
November Publication Labour market changeEuropean Jobs Monitor - Gender and age