What's NewCOFACE is launching a new initiative on #ToysAndDiversity!
This campaign responds to challenges such as boosting women employment, increasing the number of girls in scientific research and education, inclusion of persons with disability and with a migrant background in employment. More information, please watch this space
COFACE Roundtable Two-generation ECEC programmes
COFACE has recently organised a roundtable discussion on two-generation ECEC programmes in cooperation with Eurofound. The overall purpose of the meeting was to highlight such programmes and to launch Eurofound’s latest publication, Early childhood care: Accessibility and quality of services. More information
A plea to European leaders ahead of the European Summit on the refugee crisis
The highly complex and tense situation of tens of thousands of refugees and migrants arriving in South-Eastern Europe elicited so far some of the worst reactions by governments, and some of the most overwhelming and generous outpour of compassion by citizens and civil society... Read more
European Commission's Roadmap for improving work-life balance for working families
The Roadmap represents a new start after the Commission confirmed last month it would withdraw the 2008 draft Maternity Leave Directive, given the lack of progress by the co-legislators and despite continuous and intensive efforts to facilitate an agreement... Read more