Employment policy

01-01-2018

Creating more and better jobs is one of the main goals of the Europe 2020 strategy. The European employment strategy (EES), with its monitoring process and connected funding instruments, contributes to ‘soft coordination’. European law is relevant in certain areas even if the responsibility for employment and social policy lies primarily with national governments.

Creating more and better jobs is one of the main goals of the Europe 2020 strategy. The European employment strategy (EES), with its monitoring process and connected funding instruments, contributes to ‘soft coordination’. European law is relevant in certain areas even if the responsibility for employment and social policy lies primarily with national governments.