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The study pursues two main aims. Firstly, it addresses the issue of poverty and social exclusion from a theoretical perspective – assessing the relevant concepts – and an empirical perspective – discussing the limitations of different indicators and data with reference to EU countries. Secondly, it focuses on national and EU-level policies dealing with poverty and social exclusion, in particular, on minimum income schemes, presenting 6 country case studies and evaluating the feasibility of an EU ...

The study pursues two main aims. Firstly, it addresses the issue of poverty and social exclusion from a theoretical perspective – assessing the relevant concepts – and an empirical perspective – discussing the limitations of different indicators and data with reference to EU countries. Secondly, it focuses on national and EU-level policies dealing with poverty and social exclusion, in particular, on minimum income schemes, presenting 6 country case studies and evaluating the feasibility of an EU ...

This in-depth, case-analytical overview, commissioned by the European Parliament’s Policy Department for Citizens’ Rights and Constitutional Affairs at the request of the FEMM Committee, examines the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on a representative sample of member states with the aim of alimenting policy recommendations for the recovery period to ensure that the gains of the past years in the matter of gender equality are not overridden by the short-term negative effects of the measures implemented ...

Latin America is among the world's regions worst affected by Covid-19, and its economies, employment and even human rights are already suffering seriously, and are expected to continue to do so. Governments and international organisations, including the EU, are making efforts to mitigate the consequences, but the results remain uncertain. This is an update of an 'At a glance' note from October 2020.

La situation démographique dans l’UE 27 a une influence considérable sur un certain nombre de domaines, allant du marché du travail aux systèmes de soins de santé et de retraite, en passant par l’éducation. Les évolutions récentes de la situation renforcent les tendances démographiques déjà existantes: un vieillissement marqué de la population en raison des taux de fécondité moins élevés et de l’espérance de vie croissante, associé à une décroissance de la population en âge de travailler. Selon les ...

This briefing is preceding a broader study on “Fighting poverty and social exclusion (incl. minimum income schemes)” requested by the EMPL committee in view of a possible Union framework on minimum income protection. The briefing provides an institutional perspective on minimum income schemes (MIS) in Member States and their different roles and scope within national social protection systems. It also further examines the EU monitoring framework and points to shortcomings and gaps on the roadway to ...

Les institutions de l’Union entretiennent un dialogue structuré régulier avec les représentants des Églises et des organisations religieuses, non confessionnelles et philosophiques, conformément à l’article 17 du traité sur le fonctionnement de l’Union européenne (traité FUE). Ce dialogue prend la forme de réunions à haut niveau ou de discussions de travail, il est axé sur des questions politiques inscrites à l’agenda européen et trouve son origine dans des initiatives antérieures, telles que celle ...

Cette étude, commandée par le département thématique des droits des citoyens et des affaires constitutionnelles du Parlement européen, à la demande de la commission FEMM, décrit l’évolution de la situation des parents isolés dans l’Union européenne (en s’appuyant également sur des données islandaises et norvégiennes). Elle analyse les ressources et la situation professionnelle de ces personnes, ainsi que les politiques sociales les concernant, et formule des recommandations pour améliorer leur situation ...

The briefing presents data on the problem of child poverty in the European Union followed by an overview of policy initiatives by the Commission, the Council and the European Palriament. It concludes with points from the debate in research on how to shape an effective Child Guarantee. The note covers aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Around 24 million people in the EU, or 5.6 % of the population, are 'severely materially deprived'. Fighting poverty and social exclusion is therefore a key priority, and to this end the EU supplements its Member States' aid to those most in need through the Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived (FEAD), which has a budget of €3.8 billion. Partner organisations selected by the Member States manage this support, providing food (e.g. distribution of food packages and meals) and material assistance ...