Longevity and the limits of the welfare state in Europe

By |maj 4th, 2018|discimination, European Commission, European Council, European Parliament, European pillar of social rights, European Youth Event, labour market, News, social contract, social europe, social rights, welfare state, work-life balance|

In November 2017, the EU proclaimed the European Pillar of Social Rights. However, there are still many shortcomings within the current welfare state and unless policies reflect values then plummeting fertility rates or fading solidarity between young and old will persist, writes Anna Záborská.