European Reconciliation Package available in 4 languages!
COFACE launched on March 2015 the European Reconciliation Package, a unique policy document applying a systemic approach to the complex issue of work-life balance, to both its related challenges and possible solutions all over Europe.
This package highlights different policies and practices developed at local and national level that can support families in reconciling their work, family and care responsibilities. It reflects on the challenges and opportunities and presents recommendations of what needs to be done at EU and national level to empower families, and ultimately contributingto gender and pay equality, increased employment, improved childcare and care infrastructure and better wellbeing overall.
The publication is now available in English, Français, Español, Italiano. Download it here
COFACE brings together a large number of civil society organisations with the aim of advocating non-discrimination and equal opportunities between persons and family forms and supporting the development of policies aimed at increasing equality between women and men, with a specific focus on reconciliation between work, care and private life.
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