Proclaiming the European Pillar of Social Rights at the Social Summit for fair jobs and growth

The European Pillar of Social Rights will be proclaimed jointly by the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission at the Social summit for fair jobs and growth taking place in Gothenburg on 17 November.The event provides a platform for Heads of States or Governments, EU Institutions, social partners, civil society and other key actors to engage in an open discussion on how to promote and create the best conditions for fair jobs and growth.On 23 October, EU Employment and Social Policy ministers agreed unanimously on the text of the Proclamation of the European Pillar of Social Rights and gave the authorisation to sign it on behalf of the member states at the Gothenburg Summit.   Well-functioning and fair European labour markets, effective and sustainable social protection systems and the promotion of social dialogue are the highlights of the summit agenda.EU-OSHA fully supports the EU Pillar, as it guarantees the fundamental social right to safe and healthy working conditions in Europe.  Learn more about the eventTowards a European Pillar of Social Rights: Health and Safety at Work  See the different occupational safety and health conditions in Member States provided by the ESENER surveyStay tuned and get involved: #SocialSummit17Let's block ads! (Why?)