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Summer holidays – but not for everyone! 22/07/2016

Summer holidays – but not for everyone!

Schools are closed, summer holidays are here, and also this blog is having its well-deserved summer break. Like many of you, authors of Evidence in Focus are leaving their desks to travel in Europe and beyond.

Posting of Workers: Commission discusses concerns of national Parliaments 20/07/2016

Posting of Workers: Commission discusses concerns of national Parliaments

The College adopted today a Communication re-examining its proposal for a revision of the Posting of Workers Directive in the context of the subsidiarity control mechanism that several national parliaments triggered in May.

Update on social policies in Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia and Finland 15/07/2016

Update on social policies in Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia and Finland

Five new Flash Reports prepared by the European Social policy Network (ESPN) have just become available and provide information on recent policy initiatives in Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia and Finland.

Report shows first results of Fund for European aid to the most deprived - providing food aid and social integration 14/07/2016

Report shows first results of Fund for European aid to the most deprived - providing food aid and social integration

The Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived (FEAD) contributes to alleviating the worst forms of poverty in the EU, such as food deprivation, child poverty and homelessness.

A new start for parents and caregivers: Commission launches second-stage consultation of EU social partner organisations on work-life balance 13/07/2016

A new start for parents and caregivers: Commission launches second-stage consultation of EU social partner organisations on work-life balance

The European Commission has launched a second-stage consultation with social partner organisations at European level.

Temporary employment in the EU: springboards or career dead ends? 13/07/2016

Temporary employment in the EU: springboards or career dead ends?

The share of temporary workers has increased in most EU Member States since 2008. Flexible contractual arrangements have been extensively used since the crisis, their major attraction for employers being their less strict dismissals rules.

ESF Success story: Job-related language courses for migrants in Germany go national 05/07/2016

ESF Success story: Job-related language courses for migrants in Germany go national

On 1 July 2016 a major new initiative of the German Federal Government for job-related language courses for migrants entered into force.

Focus on social services and children in new Flash Reports about Romania and the Czech Republic 01/07/2016

Focus on social services and children in new Flash Reports about Romania and the Czech Republic

Three new Flash Reports prepared by the European Social policy Network (ESPN) have just become available and provide information on recent policy initiatives in Romania and the Czech Republic.

Report examines effectiveness of ESF interventions through counterfactual impact evaluation 01/07/2016

Report examines effectiveness of ESF interventions through counterfactual impact evaluation

The evaluation report 'Pilot projects to carry out ESF related counterfactual impact evaluations' sheds light on the effectiveness of some European Social Fund (ESF) interventions.

Distributive effects of public policies – who gains, who loses? 01/07/2016

Distributive effects of public policies – who gains, who loses?

How household incomes and wealth are distributed, what socio-economic consequences that has and how the distribution is affected by public policies have gained considerable and increasing attention in academic and policy debates in recent years.