The draft minimum-wage directive is a crucial first step but more needs to follow on the way to a social Europe.
The principle of a European minimum wage is established. How it should be set is not.
On 26 April, the European Commission launched its proposal for a European Pillar of Social Rights (EPSR) as a flagship initiative to strengthen the EU’s social dimension. The EPSR consists of 20 key principles, not legally enforceable, that are primarily addressed to the EU member states and European institutions and intended to serve as a […]