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28/07/2016

Prevention and early intervention services to address children at risk of poverty - Synthesis Report  (28/07/2016)

Catalog N. :KE-BF-16-004-EN-N

The Peer Review on Prevention and Early Intervention Services to address children at risk of poverty was hosted by the Irish Department of Children and Youth Affairs. The seminar focussed on two priority issues in Ireland’s national children’s strategy: to lift 70,000 children out of consistent poverty by 2020 and to shift policy towards prevention and early intervention. This report summarises the key issues discussed and the lessons learned. It is available in electronic format in English, French and German.

28/07/2016

Social Community Teams against Poverty - Synthesis Report  (28/07/2016)

Catalog N. :KE-BF-16-003-EN-N

The Dutch government’s declared aim is to move from a welfare state to a “participation society” built on citizens’ self-reliance and networking. Large parts of the social security system have been devolved to the municipalities. In response, most municipalities have set up Social Community Teams. The Peer Review held in The Hague (January 2016) discussed the use of SCTs to combat poverty. This report summarises the key issues discussed and the lessons learned. It is available in electronic format in English, French, German and Dutch.

30/06/2016

Evidence Review - Challenges of work-life balance faced by working families  (30/06/2016)

Catalog N. :QA-01-16-511-EN-N

The aim of this review is to providence evidence of the expected costs and benefits on work-life balance incurred by five reforms envisaged by the European Commission: the introduction of a carer's leave; paternity leave; paid parental leave; father's quota; breastfeed provisions at work; and flexible and part-time work arrangement.

This publication is only available in electronic format in English.

30/06/2016

Evidence Review - Creating more equal societies: what works?  (30/06/2016)

Catalog N. :KE-01-16-508-EN-N

The aim of this review is to assess the effectiveness of education, wage setting institutions and welfare states in reducing inequality.

This publication is only available in electronic format in English.

30/06/2016

Evidence Review - The strength of the link between income support and activation  (30/06/2016)

Catalog N. :KE-01-16-509-EN-N

The objective of this evidence review is to assess whether or not the strength of the link between income support and activation is an important factor affecting the effectiveness of labour market policy.

This publication is only available in electronic format in English.

30/06/2016

Evidence review - Low pay and in-work poverty: preventative measures and preventative approaches  (30/06/2016)

Catalog N. :KE-01-16-501-EN-N

This review pulls together the existing evidence from across the European Union on the effectiveness of different policy interventions aimed at reducing low pay and in-work poverty.

This publication is only available in electronic format in English.

18/05/2016

Pilot project - Promoting protection of the right to housing - Homelessness prevention in the context of evictions  (18/05/2016)

Catalog N. :KE0216339

This study focuses on the protection of the right to housing in EU countries and in particular on evictions from primary residences. It provides an overview and analysis of available data and trends regarding housing evictions, and establishes the reasons for and impacts of eviction. The report focuses in particular on the link between eviction and homelessness. It also reviews the measures put in place by Member States to prevent evictions and enable early interventions. In addition, the study suggests ways to improve data collection and monitoring of evictions. On the basis of this research and analysis, a number of recommendations are suggested to promote protection of the right to housing and homelessness prevention in the context of evictions.

Annex: List of provisions in EU Member States constitutions preventing forcible entry to the home without due process or law

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02/05/2016

Peer Review in Hungary: Conditional cash transfers and their impact on children  (02/05/2016)

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10/03/2016

Minimum Income Schemes in Europe - A study of national policies  (10/03/2016)

Catalog N. :KE-02-15-950-EN-N

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