Articles with tag : employment-social-policy

European Parliament calls for better working conditions for prison staff and personnel

On October 5, the European Parliament plenary adopted a report on prison systems and conditions which emphasises the need for better employment and working conditions for prison staff as a precondition for safer, more secure and less tense conditions... Read more

EU Gender Equality Index: Towards gender equality at snail pace

Yesterday, the EU’s agency for research on gender equality, the European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) in Vienna, launched the 2017 edition of its Gender Equality Index (GEI). As the most comprehensive European comparative report of its kind,... Read more

CESI joins the EESC & other social partners in efforts to prevent radicalisation

The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) held recently a public hearing on ‘The role of civil society in the prevention of radicalization of young people’. The event, which gathered policy makers, practitioners and experts in the field, was... Read more

Estonian Presidency high-level employment conference “Making it e-easy”: Four priorities to shape the future of work

Last week Wednesday and Thursday, the Estonian Presidency held its central employment conference on 'Future of work: Making it e-easy' in Tallinn - An occasion to outline some priorities to shape the future of employment in a sustainable way.