Where solidarity is investment

Social Europe - Employment Policy - Volume 1

Topic: Social Economy, employment strategies, EU guidelines



In the wake of the largest economic crisis in the EU’s history, European citizens expect nationalleaders, and the EU as a whole, to do as much as possible to increase employment and setEurope back on to a path of broadly shared prosperity. What is the EU doing to deliver these objectives and to achieve these targets in practice? This
is precisely the question addressed by the bi-annual series of ‘guides to Social Europe’, the first volume of which you are reading. The series will explain various strands of EU policy and action in the fields of employment, social policy and inclusion, and how such action responds to specific challenges faced by Europeans