The Finnish Presidency will run from July - December 2006.
In this context, the Informal meeting of Ministers of Employment, SocialPolicy and Health will take place on 6-8 July 2006 in Helsinki. The Social Platform has been invited to send a delegation to meet with the 'Troika' of Presidency Council in advance of the Helsinki Informal council taking place on 6 July. The meeting will focus on employment, globalisation, demographic change and productivity.
A Discussion paper
for the Informal Council meeting has been prepared by the Finnish Presidency.Preliminary programme
of the meeting (click to view).Contribution
of the Social Platform to the discussion paper (click to view).
Other papers for informal ministers meeting:
Workshop I (paper
) - Improved productivity by developing the quality of working lifeWorkshop II
- Demographic changeWorkshop III
- How to promote health in the world of work
The Social Platform has also devised7 Tests upon which to assess the performance ofthe Finnish Presidency.
Click to download the Tests:
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