Fresh findings indicate that in some countries work-life balance is decreasing. The gender pay gap across the EU persists. Women still do the lion’s share of unpaid work but there are labour market shortages. Against this background, Europe is redoubling its efforts to increase the number of women in the labour market. Increasingly, work and care is being considered in the perspective of the whole working life course.
Tue, 16/10/2018 - Tue, 16/10/2018
Thu, 19/07/2018 - Fri, 20/07/2018
On 19 and 20 July 2018, in Vienna, the Informal meeting of employment and social policy ministers (informal EPSCO) will gather all respective EU ministers, the European Commission, the European social partners and others to discuss upcoming challenges from new forms of work, based on an increasing digitalisation on European labour markets. These new forms of work – such as platform or click work – imply new chances for workers and employers, but also uncertainties for social protection and labour standards.
Thu, 05/07/2018 - Fri, 06/07/2018
Eurofound will be taking part in the 5th International conference on employer engagement in education and training - Social mobility, industrial and skills strategies, post-Brexit: What role can em
Tue, 26/06/2018 - Tue, 26/06/2018
New results for the EU candidate countries from the European Quality of Life Survey 2016
Regional Industrial Policy Seminar 4: Introduction of advanced digital manufacturing technologies in European regionsMon, 11/06/2018 - Tue, 12/06/2018
The seminar took place on 11 - 12 June 2018 in Tallinn, Estonia.
Fri, 08/06/2018 - Fri, 08/06/2018
On the 8th of June, Cedefop will release the results of its new Skills Forecast up to 2030. On this occasion, a high-level event will take place at the Résidence Palace in Brussels.
Tue, 29/05/2018 - Wed, 30/05/2018
The OECD Forum 2018 will take place 29 – 30 May in Paris. It is an important part of the annual OECD Week that also features the OECD main Ministerial meeting, and seminars linked to key international fora (G20).
Sun, 29/04/2018 - Sat, 05/05/2018
The International Congress on Occupational Health (ICOH) is one of the world’s largest international congresses in the field of occupational health and safety.
The role of survey data for evidence-based policymaking on working time in the EU: experiences and ways forwardThu, 26/04/2018 - Fri, 27/04/2018
Eurofound and the German Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (BAuA) are jointly organising a workshop on 'The role of survey data for evidence based policymaking on working time in the EU: experiences and ways forward' that will take place in Brussels on 26-27 April 2018.
Informal Meeting of Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council (EPSCO) - Employment & Social PolicyTue, 17/04/2018 - Wed, 18/04/2018
An informal meeting of the ministers of the European Union responsible for employment and social affairs will take place on 17 and 18 April at the National Palace of Culture in Sofia.