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Europe must take action to protect LGBT people in the workplace
Misure a sostegno delle start-up giovanili: dall’implementazione alla valutazione
Avoiding The Quick Fix Approach To Solving Youth Unemployment
Ireland increases minimum wage to above 2007 level for the first time
The importance of collective bargaining in establishing working time in Europe
The rise of temporary contracts in Europe

The rise of temporary contracts in Europe

Blog posts   •   Feb 19, 2016 08:00 GMT

New Article: Statutory minimum wages in the EU 2016

New Article: Statutory minimum wages in the EU 2016

Blog posts   •   Feb 05, 2016 14:00 GMT

Eurofound has published a new article on the statutory minimum wage levels in Europe. This article provides an overview of the minimum wage rates as of 1 January 2016, explains how they were set, and presents relevant discussions on minimum wages at national level.

The Case For Universal Support For European Families

The Case For Universal Support For European Families

Blog posts   •   Feb 03, 2016 15:48 GMT

In this blog piece Daphne Ahrendt, Research Manager at Eurofound, analyses the new Families in the Economic Crisis report. She explains how the shift towards means tested support in Europe could be cutting off vital resources for struggling families.

Addressing the employment and social consequences of mobility and migration
Working time clashes with work–life balance for many workers

Working time clashes with work–life balance for many workers

Blog posts   •   Nov 30, 2015 17:22 GMT

​Despite increasing sophistication of work organisation and the development of ICT tools with the aim of making the workplace more efficient, long working time continues to be a fact of life for many workers, according to the last findings on working conditions in Europe from Eurofound. To download the report go to http://bit.ly/Resume6EWCS.