A high level conference marking the new start for social dialogue took place in Brussels on 5 March in the presence of the President of the European Commission.
A report commissioned by the European Commission to the European Social Policy Network of independent experts published today shows that Member States have made progress in implementing reforms toward social investment but there still a lot to be done for the modernisation of the social protection systems across the European Union.
Social Agenda n°40 highlights the 2015 European Semester, the EU economic governance process.
The European Commission is fully committed to the process of adopting a post-2015 development agenda, which is currently driven by the United Nations to set the main goals and targets for the next 15 years.
The Work Forum on the implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UN Convention) is meeting in Brussels on 29 April.
The Summit on Innovation for Active and Healthy Ageing took place in Brussels on 9-10 March 2015. This event organised by the European Commission aimed to discuss how Europe can address the challenges and seize the opportunities arising from demographic change through ICT and innovation.
The fifteenth meeting of the Contact Persons for the European Globalisation adjustment Fund (EGF) was held in Brussels on 4 March 2015.