The Secretary General of the EU Delegation of MMM has been speaking at an Round Table called “A business commitment for a better Work-Life Balance” on 22 March 2018 hosted by Maria Arena MEP and Agnes Jongerius MEP (S&D) in the European Parliament.
Make Mothers Matter is happy to present, at this Round Table “A business commitment for a better Work-Life Balance, the point the view of mothers concerning the work life balance directive proposal and in particular on the organisation of working time within the company and the right to request flexible working arrangements.
MMM is part of an informal coalition of European NGOs who have warmly welcomed the European Commission’s initiative on Work-Life Balance.
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Following its adoption by the Council of the EU and the European Parliament, the Work-life balance Directive has been finally published in the Official Journal on the 12th of July 2019. The Directive sets a num
After 2 years of intense negotiations among the EU institutions, on June 13th 2019 the Council of the EU Ministers adopted a Directive on work-life balance for parents and caregivers with a large majority in fa