Achtsioglou and Fotiou to participate in European Pillar of Social Rights conference

Labour Minister Efi Achtsioglou and Alternate Minister for Social Solidarity Theono Fotiou on Monday will participate in the conference on the European Pillar of Social Rights, in Brussels.

The aim of the European Pillar of Social Rights is to enhance the EU social acquis and suggest the right policies in a number of critical areas in order to achieve the smooth and fair operation of labour markets and welfare systems in the participating member states.

According to a Labour Ministry’s announcement on the European Pillar of Social Rights, in the last period a broad consultation with other EU institutions, national authorities and parliaments, social partners, civil society and experts from universities and citizens has been held.