The EESPN team informs you on the BB Policy Review and Training as well as the 5th BBinar on ‘The social investment approach in Western Balkan and Eastern Partnership countries’ in this issue of the EESPN newsletter. They would also like to announce the new EESPN blog on the Georgian Miners’ strike. Enjoy reading the June issue of the EESPN newsletter! Click here
In this policy brief, the team explores challenges and barriers persons with disabilities face to full social inclusion and propose policy options to address them through investment in and better access to (vocational) education, public funding of personal assistance, and improved data collection for evidence-based policy making.
We monitored the progress on the European Pillar of Social Rights (EPSR) in Western Balkan countries.
Four policy briefs have been published for the full transposition and implementation of the Posting of Workers Directive (96/71/EC) of the candidate countries.
On the 26 June 2019, CIOFS-FP organised a peer review in the frame of the Posting of Workers in Eastern Europe (EEPOW) project. The focus was on the bilateral and multi-lateral cross-border mechanisms and tools employed by Member States in order to better implement the Directive 96/71/EC.