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Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion (EMPL)

Met dank overgenomen van Europa Nu.

This Directorate-General has the task to contribute to the development of a modern, innovative and sustainable social model with more and better jobs for a community based on equal opportunities.

The main tasks of this DG are:

  • more and better jobs
  • free movement of workers and coordination of social security schemes
  • better working conditions
  • social inclusion
 

1.

Legislative proposals in negotiation

There are 807 proposals for legislative or other legal instruments of this Directorate-General in negotiations with the Council and the European Parliament.
Date Title
10.01.2017  Amendment of Directive 2004/37/EC on the protection of workers from the risks related to exposure to carcinogens or mutagens at work.
Directive com(2017)11
 
10.01.2017  Safer and Healthier Work for All - Modernisation of the EU Occupational Safety and Health Legislation and Policy.
Communication com(2017)12
 
10.01.2017  Impact assessment accompanying the proposed amending of the directive on the protection of workers from the risks related to exposure to carcinogens or mutagens at work.
swd(2017)7
 
10.01.2017  Executive summary of the IA accompanying the proposed amending of the directive on protection of workers from the risks related to exposure to carcinogens or mutagens at ...
Working paper swd(2017)8
 
10.01.2017  Health and Safety at Work is Everybody's Business: a practical guidance for employers accompanying modernisation of EU Occupational Safety and Health Legislation and ...
swd(2017)9
 

2.

Legislation currently being implemented

There are 257 laws or other legal instruments of the Council and the European Parliament, previously proposed by this Directorate-General, which are currently being implemented by the member states.
Date Title
28.09.2016  Globalisation Fund application from Estonia- EGF/2016/003 EE/petroleum and chemicals.
Decision com(2016)622
 
05.09.2016  Globalisation Fund application from Sweden - EGF/2016/002 SE/Ericsson.
Decision com(2016)554
 
29.07.2016  Globalisation Fund application from Finland - EGF/2016/001 FI/Microsoft.
Decision com(2016)490
 
04.05.2016  Globalisation Fund application from Belgium - EGF/2015/012 BE/Hainaut Machinery.
Decision com(2016)242
 
29.04.2016  Implementation of the Agreement concluded between COGECA, ETF and EUROPÊCHE of 21 May 2012 concerning the implementation of the Work in Fishing Convention, 2007 of the ...
Directive com(2016)235
 

3.

Legislation in force

There are at least 128 laws or other legal instruments in force that have been previously proposed by this Directorate-General.
Date Title
10.06.2016  Establishing a Skills Guarantee.
Recommendation com(2016)382
 
02.03.2015  Broad guidelines for the economic policies of the Member States and of the Union.
Recommendation com(2015)99
 
17.01.2014  Regulation on a European network of Employment Services, workers' access to mobility services and the further integration of labour markets.
Regulation com(2014)6
 
04.12.2013  Quality Framework for Traineeships.
Recommendation com(2013)857
 
21.03.2013  Authorisation of the Member States to ratify the 2011 ILO Convention concerning decent work for domestic workers.
Decision com(2013)152