Assessment of the implementation of the European Commission Recommendation on active inclusion: a study of national policies


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Author: Frazer, Hugh; Marlier, Eric


In October 2008, the European Commission adopted a Recommendation on the active inclusion of people most excluded from the labour market, promoting a comprehensive strategy based on the integration of three key and equally important social policy pillars: (1) adequate income support; (2) inclusive labour markets; and (3) access to quality services. This approach to active inclusion was subsequently endorsed by the [European Union] EU Council of Ministers (December 2008) and the European Parliament (May 2009). Members of the European Network of Independent Experts on Social Inclusion were...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Policy; Equity; Participation; Disadvantaged; Employment

Keywords: European Union; Social policy; Policy analysis; Social inclusion; Labour force participation; Unemployed

Geographic subjects: Europe

Published: Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, 2013

Physical description: 92 p.

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ISBN: 9789279287961

ISSN: 1977-9232

Resource type: Report

Document number: TD/TNC 115.1235

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