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08-10-2019 - 08:03
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Hearing of Executive Vice President-designate Valdis Dombrovskis

08-10-2019
EMPL ECON

The Employment and Social Affairs and the Economic and Monetary Affairs committees questioned Valdis Dombrovskis, Latvian candidate for An Economy that Works for People portfolio.

 

Hearing of Commissioner-designate Helena Dalli

02-10-2019
FEMM EMPL

Women’s Rights and Employment committees quizzed Ms Dalli, Maltese candidate for the equality portfolio, on EU Gender Strategy and the fight against discrimination.

 

Hearing of Commissioner-designate Nicolas Schmit

01-10-2019
EMPL

The Employment and Social Affairs Committee questioned Nicolas Schmit, candidate for the Jobs portfolio, on Europe’s social dimension and the future of work.

 

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08-10-2019 - 09:05
EMPL ECON BUDG Meeting
07-10-2019 - 15:36
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03-10-2019 - 18:36
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Lucia ĎURIŠ NICHOLSONOVÁ

Welcome to the website of the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs (EMPL).

The EMPL Committee is responsible for employment and all aspects of social policy including working conditions, social security, social inclusion and social protection; the free movement of workers and pensioners; workers’ rights; health and safety measures at the workplace; the European Social Fund; vocational training policy, including professional qualifications; social dialogue; and all forms of discrimination at the workplace and in the labour market except those based on sex. We are also in charge of the relations with five agencies: Cedefop, Eurofound, EU-OSHA, ETF and the newly created ELA.

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