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20/06/2014

3323rd Council meeting Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs

11122/14 - PRESSE 555 - PR CO 65



The Council held a policy debate on the European Semester 2014 in the field of employment and 
social policy and approved the employment and social policy aspects of the country-specific 
recommendations.  The Council adopted conclusions on "Women and the economy: Economic independence from the perspective of part-time work and self-employment". 
Ministers took note of progress reports on: 
– a decision establishing a new Platform to improve prevention and deterrence of undeclared work, 
– a regulation regarding the network, 
– a directive on women on company boards, and 
– the equal treatment directive.  

author(s): Council of the EU
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