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  • 18/06/2018

    Access City Award 2018: Exemples de bonnes pratiques en matière d’accessibilité dans les villes de l’UE

    L’Access City Award est le prix européen récompensant les villes qui  améliorent l’accessibilité des personnes handicapées et des personnes âgées. Ce prix est ouvert à toutes les villes de l’UE comptant plus de 50 000 habitants.

  • 30/04/2018

    Tackling child poverty and social exclusion in the EU - How EU funding mechanisms can help

    Child poverty remains a challenge across many EU countries. As of 2016, 26.4 % of children in the EU were at risk of or experiencing poverty or social exclusion. This paper prepared for the European Platform for Investing in Children (EPIC), sets out the different EU programmes and funds available to fight poverty among children in the EU and promote their social inclusion and general well-being. 

  • 26/04/2018

    Pension adequacy report 2018 – Current and future income adequacy in old age in the EU (Volume 1)

    The 2018 edition of the triennial Pension Adequacy Report analyses how current and future pensions help prevent old-age poverty and maintain the income of men and women for the duration of their retirement.

    Volume I is devoted to comparative analysis of pension adequacy in the EU- 28. It examines the current living standards of older people and how they are shaped by pension systems, proceeds with an overview of recent pension reforms and concludes by analysing the main challenges to the adequacy of future pensions and ways of tackling them. Among other issues, the report highlights the gender differences in pension entitlements, the pension adequacy of persons in non-standard or self-employment and the role of supplementary pensions.

    Volume II provides a more detailed description of the pension system and pension adequacy in each of the 28 Member States.

    This publication is available in English only.

  • 26/04/2018

    Pension adequacy report 2018 – Current and future income adequacy in old age in the EU (Volume 2)

    The 2018 edition of the triennial Pension Adequacy Report analyses how current and future pensions help prevent old-age poverty and maintain the income of men and women for the duration of their retirement.

    Volume I is devoted to comparative analysis of pension adequacy in the EU- 28. It examines the current living standards of older people and how they are shaped by pension systems, proceeds with an overview of recent pension reforms and concludes by analysing the main challenges to the adequacy of future pensions and ways of tackling them. Among other issues, the report highlights the gender differences in pension entitlements, the pension adequacy of persons in non-standard or self-employment and the role of supplementary pensions.

    Volume II provides a more detailed description of the pension system and pension adequacy in each of the 28 Member States.

    This publication is available in English only.

  • 12/04/2018

    European Day of Persons with Disabilities 2017

    The annual European Day of Persons with Disabilities Conference which was
    held in Brussels on the 4th and 5th of December 2017 fulfilled once again its
    unique role as a major event for highlighting the challenges faced by persons
    with disabilities, and exploring how these can be solved.