Adoption of Framework agreement on inclusive labour markets
Prolongation of the 3rd working programme for a period of one year (covering 2011)
3rd multi-annual work programme (2009-2010)
1st revision of a framework agreement (parental leave agreement), incorporated into Directive 2010/18/EU of 8 March 2010
Institutionalisation of the Tripartite social summit for growth and employment in the Lisbon Treaty (Art. 152 TFEU)
|2006||Second multi-annual work programme (2006–2008) of the European social partners|
|2002||20 years of European social dialogue|
|2003||First tripartite social summit for growth and employment|
|1997||The agreement was incorporated in the EC Treaty in Amsterdam (Article 138 and 139, now articles 154-155 TFEU).|
|1995||1st ever concluded framework agreement on parental leave – incorporated into Directive 96/34/EC of 3 June 1996|
UNICE, ETUC and CEEP adopted a joint agreement calling for:
This agreement was first enshrined in the Agreement on Social Policy, annexed to the Maastricht Treaty.
“Val Duchess” process: launch of the bipartite dialogue on the initiative of Jacques Delors (former president of the European Commission).
The social partners start the adoption of joint opinions