REMINDER Invitation : European conference “REBALANCE” Trade unions’ and social partners’ actions to improve reconciliation of work, family and private life for women and men

28.02.2019 (09:00) – 01.03.2019 (13:00)

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung

Hiroshimastr. 17
10785 Berlin
Germany

Program & documents

Brussels, 6 February 2019

  • To the members of the Women's Committee 
  • To the members of the Collective Bargaining  and Wage Coordination Committee
  • To all ETUC Member Organisations

INVITATION

EUROPEAN CONFERENCE “REBALANCE”
TRADE UNIONS’ AND SOCIAL PARTNERS’ ACTIONS TO IMPROVE RECONCILIATION OF WORK, FAMILY AND PRIVATE LIFE FOR WOMEN AND MEN

28 February 2019, 9:00 – 17:00 and 1 March 2019, 9:00 – 13:00

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
Hiroshimastr. 17, 10785 Berlin, Germany

Dear Sir or Madam, Dear Colleagues,

The European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and the German Trade Union Confederation (DGB) are pleased to invite you to the European Conference of the “REBALANCE” project – Trade unions’ and social partners’ actions to improve reconciliation of work, family and private life for women and men”.

The Conference will take place on 28 February 2018 from 9h00 to 19h00 and 1 March 2019 from 9h00 to 13h00 at the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Conference Hall 1, Hiroshimastr. 17, D 10785 Berlin, Germany.

The objective of this Conference is to disseminate the preliminary results of the comparative study on social partners’ practices tackling work-life balance issues in collective bargaining. It will also aim at raising awareness on the better use of collective bargaining on work-life balance and discuss the challenges ahead to improve reconciliation policies for both men and women at work.

Interpretation will be provided into English, French, Italian, Spanish and German.

Please find attached a draft agenda.

You should register before Monday, 11 February 2019 via the following online registration link.

For more information, please do not hesitate to contact ETUC Project officer Mercedes Miletti Email: mmiletti@etuc.org - Tel: +32 2 224 04 47.

Please, read carefully the travel and accommodation policy attached.

We are looking forward to seeing you at the Conference.

Yours faithfully,

Montserrat Mir Roca   Stefanie Elies Anja Weusthoff
Confederal Secretary Head of Department Politics and Society Head of department Gender equality
ETUC Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung DGB-Bundesvorstand