Policy Seminar – European Parliament

Policy Seminar – European Parliament
Brussels, Belgium

Gender and health impacts of policies extending working life in western countries

 Genderewl IS1409 COST Action

Policy Seminar

   European Parliament

March 6th 2019

The purpose of the event was to highlight the policy messages that represent the culmination of four years’ collaborative research into the gender and health implications of policies designed to extend working life. Our COST Action research network has 140 members from 34 countries across Europe and beyond from a range of disciplines including social policy, sociology, business, gender, economics and health research. The programme is available here

Read the press release here

Lambert van Nistelrooij MEP, Dr Áine Ní Léime, COST Action IS1409 Chair, Mairead McGuiness, Vice President European Parliament, Ronald de Bruin, Director of the COST Association.

Mairead McGuiness, Vice President European Parliament

Country Policy Messages

Policy messages from approximately 18 countries from the COST Action network highlighted the key policy priorities related to Extended Working Life in each country.

Further details are available from christine.delargy@nuigalway.ie