Informal ministerial meeting on employment and social policies (EPSCO) Madrid, 13-14 July
As SEDEC Vice-Chair, Ricardo Rio represented the CoR at the Informal ministerial meeting on employment and social policies (EPSCO) chaired by the Spanish Presidency, in Madrid, 13-14 July. The meeting addressed the state of the European social dialogue, guaranteeing social justice in Europe and providing more stability to public policies.
The Spanish Presidency put the focus on employment, and issues such as the agreement on teleworking and the right to digital disconnection and greater protection for the self-employed. In terms of social issues, the advances in EU care policies were discussed, as well as social investments that generate better results.