The Social Protection Committee (SPC) has issued a report on the "Social dimension of the Europe 2020 strategy" that examines actions to promote inclusion and reduce poverty, in line with the strategy's headline targets.
The report details the challenges in fighting poverty and social exclusion in the EU and assesses policy options for addressing them. It analyses actions focusing on:
It also outlines findings of the SPC work carried out in 2010 on:
The Social Protection Committee is a policy forum for EU countries and the Commission. Opinions and other working documents produced by the SPC are also available online.