About: maternity leave

Health 13-09-2016

Is it time to extend maternity leave across Europe?

The rights of pregnant women and new mothers in the workplace need to be protected in a way that ensures the health of the both mother and child, while not damaging the woman’s career prospects or harming business, write Lucy Strang and Miriam Broeks.

Rights for central administration workers: Light at the end of the tunnel?

The European Commission should swiftly propose to transpose the recent social partner agreement on information and consultation for central administration employees into a Council Directive, writes Klaus Heeger.