Two years after adopting the White Paper on Pensions, what progress was made to ensure the sustainability of EU pension systems in the future? What are the challenges still to be faced?
The European Commission opened its demography exhibit to the public from 17 to 21 March.
The European Commission and the World Bank will hold a joint conference in Brussels on February 21, on the occasion of the launch of the World Bank pension report, "The Inverting Pyramid".
The European Commission, in partnership with the European Economic and Social Committee and the City of Strasbourg, is launching in Strasbourg on 16-17 January a large European interactive event on Social entrepreneurship and the social economy.
The Third Annual Convention of the European Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion, one of the Flagship initiatives of the Europe 2020 strategy, took place on 26-27 November 2013 in Brussels.
The European Federation for Services to Individuals (EFSI), in partnership with the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), is organising the 5th European Conference on personal and household services on 11-12 November, under the patronage of the European Commission and the European Parliament.
The European Commission's Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion organised a conference on "Restoring socio-economic convergence in Europe" in Brussels on 10 October 2013.
The European Union (EU) Delegation to the United Nations (UN) will host an event on "Mobilising the potential of older persons to create societies for all ages" on 14 August between 1.15pm and 2.30pm in New York.
The 6th EU-India Seminar on Employment and Social Policy dedicated to social protection took place in Brussels on 24 and 25 June.
Some 320 participants attended the fourth Demography Forum, which took place on 6-7 May in Brussels.