The Green Deal Industrial Plan: putting Europe's net-zero industry in the lead
The Commission presented a Green Deal Industrial Plan to enhance the competitiveness of Europe's net-zero industry and support the fast transition to climate neutrality. The Plan aims to provide a more supportive environment for the scaling up of the EU's manufacturing capacity for the net-zero technologies and products required to meet Europe's ambitious climate targets.
Report on the implementation of the recommendation on access to social protection
The report adopted today by the Commission shows a mixed picture in the implementation efforts of the recommendation on access to social protection for workers and the self-employed, three years after its adoption by the Council.
PESPod talks to the Latvian PES about why skills are the new gold
Listen to the latest episode of PESPod – the podcast of the European PES Network – to discover how the Latvian Public Employment Service (PES) has been working to better understand the future of work and to make sure workers have the skills they – and employers – need.
Council adopts recommendation on adequate minimum income
The Council recommendation aims to combat poverty and social exclusion, and to pursue high levels of employment by promoting adequate income support. It follows the proposal presented by the Commission last September.
Commission sets out concrete actions for greater involvement of social partners at national and EU level
Today, the Commission presents an initiative to further strengthen and promote social dialogue with concrete actions at national and EU level.
Have your say until 22 March: public consultation on European Qualifications Framework
The Commission has launched a 14-week public consultation to evaluate the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) in the 2017-2022 period.
Survey on the rights of persons with disabilities
Are you interested in the rights of persons with disabilities? We would like to hear from you. Take our survey on the on the rights of persons with disabilities by 1 February 2023. It takes a few minutes to complete: the survey is available in 24 languages and in easy-to-read English.
Latest update of the MISSOC information (as of July 2022) on national social protection systems now available
Updated information on social protection systems in all EU Member States, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.
Social protection for people with disabilities in Europe: An analysis of policies in 35 countries
Principle 17 of the European Pillar of Social Rights (EPSR) emphasises the right of people with disabilities to “income support that ensures living in dignity” as well as “services that enable them to participate in the labour market and in society”.
Public Employment Services support to persons displaced from Ukraine: latest developments
Public Employment Services (PES) are one of the main actors to integrate displaced people from Ukraine in the labour market. To facilitate sharing of information and experience, the European Network of Public Employment Services has launched a questionnaire to collect information from PES.