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2008/2118(INI) Non-discrimination based on gender and inter-generational solidarity

Progress: Procedure completed

RoleCommitteeRapporteurShadows
Lead FEMM ZÁBORSKÁ Anna (icon: PPE-DE PPE-DE)
Lead committee dossier:
Legal Basis:
RoP 54, RoP 54-p4

Events

2009/06/18
   EC - Commission response to text adopted in plenary
Documents
2009/02/03
   EP - Results of vote in Parliament
2009/02/03
   EP - Decision by Parliament
Details

The European Parliament adopted by 358 votes to 271, with 23 abstentions, a resolution on non-discrimination based on sex and inter-generational solidarity.

The text adopted in plenary had been tabled by the Greens/ALE group, pursuant to Article 45(2) of the Parliament’s Rules of Procedure, in the form of a proposal for a resolution aimed at replacing the proposal for a resolution contained in the report tabled by the Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality.

The resolution recalls that considerable gaps between women and men persist in all other aspects of work quality (for instance, balancing professional and private life) and that the employment rate for women with dependent children is only 62.4%, as compared with 91.4% for men. The Parliament also recalls that 76.5% of part-time workers are women. Moreover, the Parliament stresses that the Lisbon Strategy aims to ensure that 60% of women able to work are in employment. It therefore protests against the waste of these resources and their potential for the durability of pension and welfare systems.

High-quality social services : the Parliament emphasises that the principle of solidarity between generations is one of the structural keys to the European social model. It therefore calls for all social stakeholders to be involved in guaranteeing high-quality social services of general interest for families, young people and all those unable to support themselves. The number and quality of these services differs between Member States. That is why the Parliament reiterates the need for access to high-quality social services in all Member States. In this respect, the Parliament stresses that care work is not equally shared between women and men, which in turn has a direct negative impact on women's ability to participate in all aspects of social, economic, cultural and political life.

Strengthening care and assistance services : the Parliament stresses that good-quality affordable childcare facilities, operating at hours which suit parents and children, as well as affordable good-quality care structure for older people and other dependents, must be central elements of the EU social model and key elements in facilitating women's access to the labour market and paid employment. In this respect, the plenary reminds the Member States of their commitments, agreed at the Barcelona European Council of 2002, to eliminate obstacles to the equal participation of women and men in the labour market and to introduce by 2010 childcare for 90% of children between three years old and the mandatory school age and for at least 33% of children under three years old. According to the Parliament, similar targets should be put forward for facilities for care for the elderly and sick relatives. MEPs fear that the Czech Presidency's proposal for childcare as a "fully fledged alternative to a professional career" is geared towards the traditional division of labour between men and women (that is to say the traditional concept of a worker being male whose personal needs are taken care of by 'invisible hands' (women) organising the home and the family). The Parliament is very concerned by the fact that, especially in times of economic recession, the Czech Presidency's proposal forces women to give up their jobs in order to follow their 'natural' path, i.e. to look after children and other dependents.

Reiterating the principle of financial emancipation of women : the plenary refers to the huge imbalance between men and women in the sharing of domestic and family responsibilities, leading mainly women to opt for flexible working arrangements or even to give up work altogether. The Parliament stresses that full participation by a parent or parents in work with decent pay can help to avoid in-work poverty. Moreover, the Parliament reiterates that women's own income and paid employment remains the key to their economic autonomy and to greater equality between women and men in society as a whole.

Independent pension schemes : the Plenary stresses that pension schemes in the Member States still leave many women with only derived rights based on their husband's employment record, with the consequence that the majority of older people living in poverty are women. The Parliament therefore calls on the Member States to address the structural factors contributing to inequality in pension schemes.

Validating domestic skills upon re-entry into the labour market : the Parliament calls on the Commission to bring forward a proposal for a new directive regarding specific rights and safeguards in relation to the reconciliation of working and family life where there are dependent family members (children, elderly and disabled people) and to present specific initiatives to validate the skills acquired in carrying out educational tasks, caring for dependent persons and household management so that these skills are taken into consideration upon re-entry into the labour market .

More flexible working hours : according to the Parliament, all persons wishing to interrupt their formal careers or reduce the number of hours they work for the sake of intergenerational solidarity should be able to benefit from flexible working arrangements. Initiatives should also be taken to enable working mothers and fathers to better organise their days. In this context, the Parliament proposes supporting leave arrangements (parental leave, adoption leave, solidarity leave). The Commission is called upon to launch a review of work-life balance policies, particularly by: (i) guaranteeing that the cost of maternity/paternity is not borne by the employer, but by the public purse, in order to support demographic renewal; (ii) improving accessibility to care and assistance services for those who are reliant on care (children, people with disabilities and the elderly).

Promoting the return of women to the labour market : MEPs call on the Member States to ensure that all persons who have temporarily interrupted their careers to bring up children or care for elderly or dependent persons can (re)enter the labour market and retain the right to return to their former position and level of career advancement. Other fiscal measures are also called for, including the individualisation of pension rights and social security system rights.

Combating inequality : lastly, the Parliament calls on the institutions and the Member States to take specific measures in favour of women in order to remedy manifest instances of de facto inequality in relation to men. It also calls on the institutions of the European Union and all public authorities to take the principle of equality between women and men actively into account when adopting and implementing regulations, drawing up public policies, and pursuing their activities as a whole.

Documents
2009/02/03
   EP - End of procedure in Parliament
2009/02/02
   EP - Debate in Parliament
2008/12/10
   EP - Committee report tabled for plenary, single reading
Documents
2008/12/10
   EP - Committee report tabled for plenary
Documents
2008/12/02
   EP - Vote in committee
Details

The Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality adopted the own initiative report by Anna ZÁBORSKÁ (EPP-ED, SK) on non-discrimination based on gender and intergenerational solidarity, recalling that the Lisbon Strategy aims to ensure that 60% of women able to work are in employment. However, while this objective is commendable and worth reaching, considerable gaps between women and men persist in all other aspects of work quality, for instance balancing professional and private life. MEPs point out that the employment rate for women with dependent children is only 62.4%, as compared with 91.4% for men. They also recall that 76.5% of part-time workers are women.

Making the invisible creation of national wealth visible : noting that the number of households is gradually rising, but their size is being reduced (single-parent families), and that more and more children are living in blended families, MEPs believe that families, irrespective of the type, need to be supported so as to ensure that individual households will not have to bear the brunt of the challenges and changes now occurring and hence serve as the main social buffer in the face of unemployment, sickness, and disability, becoming a theatre of violence. It is therefore necessary to find appropriate medium and long-term solutions to avert the risk that young people and women will be exposed to a greater risk of poverty.

The solutions proposed by MEPs include the need to:

look into current studies which suggest that the employment contract should be replaced by an activity contract (so as to allow for mobility, alternation, life cycles, and career breaks, as regards both employment and work in a self-employed capacity, accounted for by training or caring); assess how society and female employment might be affected by measures serving to confer recognition on caring , not least by means of symbolic calculation for pension purposes.

The Commission is called upon to present specific initiatives to validate the skills acquired in carrying out educational tasks, caring for dependent persons and household management so that these skills are taken into consideration upon re-entry into the labour market. MEPs also call on the Commission to conduct an awareness-raising campaign and to introduce pilot projects to facilitate the balanced participation of women and men in professional and family life.

As for Member States, they are called upon to consider flexible working hours for parents (as a result of free choice) and flexible times for childcare institutions, to help both women and men to combine work and family life more successfully. Member States are also urged to take measures to recognise invisible and informal work in the field of intergenerational solidarity carried out by women/mothers, men/fathers and carers at a legal, social and economic level (particularly as regards social security, professional status, earnings and equal opportunities for men and women).

The Commission is also called upon to promote in the Member States, by way of exchange of best practices, the model of the ‘ universal service employment cheque ’, which is designed to facilitate aid services for individuals. Moreover, initiatives should be taken in the Member States to take account of the extraordinary potential represented by young retirees, from both a social and an economic point of view.

Promoting a balance between family plans and professional ambitions : MEPs call for additional measures to be taken to enable working mothers and fathers to be assisted under policies aimed at promoting a work-life balance. They call on Member States to ensure that all persons who have temporarily interrupted their careers to bring up children or care for elderly or dependent persons can (re)enter the labour market and retain the right to return to their former position and level of career advancement.

Moreover, Member States are called upon to:

develop policies that promote multigenerational activities, such as ‘bridge-between-generation’ centres where older adults are paid to take care of children; give priority to leave arrangements (parental leave, adoption leave, solidarity leave) applicable to persons wishing to interrupt their careers to look after a dependant; provide for the introduction of maternity leave of one year, allowing mothers who so wish to foster the fundamental bonding relationship with their children and to encourage paternity and parental leave.

The Commission is called upon to launch a review of work-life balance policies, particularly by: (i) guaranteeing that the cost of maternity is not borne by the employer, but by the public purse, in order to support demographic renewal; (ii) improving accessibility to care and assistance services for dependent people (children, people with disabilities and the elderly).

Furthermore, MEPs note that finding a work-life balance must not be achieved to the detriment of the future pensions of the persons concerned. Member States’ pension schemes must be reformed so as to ensure that women – who are much more likely to interrupt their careers – are not penalised. It is therefore important for Member States to address the structural factors contributing to inequality in pension schemes. They should also promote a fiscal policy that takes account of household financial obligations, and particularly the costs of childcare and looking after elderly and dependent persons through a system of taxation or tax breaks. Moreover, MEPs call on Member States to ensure the individualisation of pension rights and social security system rights.

With a view to giving effect to the principle of equality between women and men, MEPs call on the Member States to take specific measures to remedy manifest instances of de facto inequality. The principle of equal treatment and opportunities should also be taken into account in all economic, employment, and social policies, as this will help to avert segregation on the labour market and eliminate pay gaps, as well as boosting the growth of female entrepreneurship and enhancing the value of the work that women do, including domestic work .

Lastly, MEPs call on the media to give positive and consistent attention to intergenerational relationships, through coverage of intergenerational issues.

2008/11/19
   EP - Amendments tabled in committee
Documents
2008/10/21
   EP - Committee draft report
Documents
2008/06/02
   EP - ZÁBORSKÁ Anna (PPE-DE) appointed as rapporteur in FEMM
2008/05/22
   EP - Committee referral announced in Parliament

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AmendmentsDossier
143 2008/2118(INI)
2008/11/13 FEMM 143 amendments...
source: PE-415.300

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  • date: 2008-12-02T00:00:00 type: Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading body: EP summary: The Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality adopted the own initiative report by Anna ZÁBORSKÁ (EPP-ED, SK) on non-discrimination based on gender and intergenerational solidarity, recalling that the Lisbon Strategy aims to ensure that 60% of women able to work are in employment. However, while this objective is commendable and worth reaching, considerable gaps between women and men persist in all other aspects of work quality, for instance balancing professional and private life. MEPs point out that the employment rate for women with dependent children is only 62.4%, as compared with 91.4% for men. They also recall that 76.5% of part-time workers are women. Making the invisible creation of national wealth visible : noting that the number of households is gradually rising, but their size is being reduced (single-parent families), and that more and more children are living in blended families, MEPs believe that families, irrespective of the type, need to be supported so as to ensure that individual households will not have to bear the brunt of the challenges and changes now occurring and hence serve as the main social buffer in the face of unemployment, sickness, and disability, becoming a theatre of violence. It is therefore necessary to find appropriate medium and long-term solutions to avert the risk that young people and women will be exposed to a greater risk of poverty. The solutions proposed by MEPs include the need to: look into current studies which suggest that the employment contract should be replaced by an activity contract (so as to allow for mobility, alternation, life cycles, and career breaks, as regards both employment and work in a self-employed capacity, accounted for by training or caring); assess how society and female employment might be affected by measures serving to confer recognition on caring , not least by means of symbolic calculation for pension purposes. The Commission is called upon to present specific initiatives to validate the skills acquired in carrying out educational tasks, caring for dependent persons and household management so that these skills are taken into consideration upon re-entry into the labour market. MEPs also call on the Commission to conduct an awareness-raising campaign and to introduce pilot projects to facilitate the balanced participation of women and men in professional and family life. As for Member States, they are called upon to consider flexible working hours for parents (as a result of free choice) and flexible times for childcare institutions, to help both women and men to combine work and family life more successfully. Member States are also urged to take measures to recognise invisible and informal work in the field of intergenerational solidarity carried out by women/mothers, men/fathers and carers at a legal, social and economic level (particularly as regards social security, professional status, earnings and equal opportunities for men and women). The Commission is also called upon to promote in the Member States, by way of exchange of best practices, the model of the ‘ universal service employment cheque ’, which is designed to facilitate aid services for individuals. Moreover, initiatives should be taken in the Member States to take account of the extraordinary potential represented by young retirees, from both a social and an economic point of view. Promoting a balance between family plans and professional ambitions : MEPs call for additional measures to be taken to enable working mothers and fathers to be assisted under policies aimed at promoting a work-life balance. They call on Member States to ensure that all persons who have temporarily interrupted their careers to bring up children or care for elderly or dependent persons can (re)enter the labour market and retain the right to return to their former position and level of career advancement. Moreover, Member States are called upon to: develop policies that promote multigenerational activities, such as ‘bridge-between-generation’ centres where older adults are paid to take care of children; give priority to leave arrangements (parental leave, adoption leave, solidarity leave) applicable to persons wishing to interrupt their careers to look after a dependant; provide for the introduction of maternity leave of one year, allowing mothers who so wish to foster the fundamental bonding relationship with their children and to encourage paternity and parental leave. The Commission is called upon to launch a review of work-life balance policies, particularly by: (i) guaranteeing that the cost of maternity is not borne by the employer, but by the public purse, in order to support demographic renewal; (ii) improving accessibility to care and assistance services for dependent people (children, people with disabilities and the elderly). Furthermore, MEPs note that finding a work-life balance must not be achieved to the detriment of the future pensions of the persons concerned. Member States’ pension schemes must be reformed so as to ensure that women – who are much more likely to interrupt their careers – are not penalised. It is therefore important for Member States to address the structural factors contributing to inequality in pension schemes. They should also promote a fiscal policy that takes account of household financial obligations, and particularly the costs of childcare and looking after elderly and dependent persons through a system of taxation or tax breaks. Moreover, MEPs call on Member States to ensure the individualisation of pension rights and social security system rights. With a view to giving effect to the principle of equality between women and men, MEPs call on the Member States to take specific measures to remedy manifest instances of de facto inequality. The principle of equal treatment and opportunities should also be taken into account in all economic, employment, and social policies, as this will help to avert segregation on the labour market and eliminate pay gaps, as well as boosting the growth of female entrepreneurship and enhancing the value of the work that women do, including domestic work . Lastly, MEPs call on the media to give positive and consistent attention to intergenerational relationships, through coverage of intergenerational issues.
  • date: 2008-12-10T00:00:00 type: Committee report tabled for plenary, single reading body: EP docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=REPORT&mode=XML&reference=A6-2008-492&language=EN title: A6-0492/2008
  • date: 2009-02-02T00:00:00 type: Debate in Parliament body: EP docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?secondRef=TOC&language=EN&reference=20090202&type=CRE title: Debate in Parliament
  • date: 2009-02-03T00:00:00 type: Results of vote in Parliament body: EP docs: url: https://oeil.secure.europarl.europa.eu/oeil/popups/sda.do?id=16490&l=en title: Results of vote in Parliament
  • date: 2009-02-03T00:00:00 type: Decision by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading body: EP docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=TA&language=EN&reference=P6-TA-2009-39 title: T6-0039/2009 summary: The European Parliament adopted by 358 votes to 271, with 23 abstentions, a resolution on non-discrimination based on sex and inter-generational solidarity. The text adopted in plenary had been tabled by the Greens/ALE group, pursuant to Article 45(2) of the Parliament’s Rules of Procedure, in the form of a proposal for a resolution aimed at replacing the proposal for a resolution contained in the report tabled by the Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality. The resolution recalls that considerable gaps between women and men persist in all other aspects of work quality (for instance, balancing professional and private life) and that the employment rate for women with dependent children is only 62.4%, as compared with 91.4% for men. The Parliament also recalls that 76.5% of part-time workers are women. Moreover, the Parliament stresses that the Lisbon Strategy aims to ensure that 60% of women able to work are in employment. It therefore protests against the waste of these resources and their potential for the durability of pension and welfare systems. High-quality social services : the Parliament emphasises that the principle of solidarity between generations is one of the structural keys to the European social model. It therefore calls for all social stakeholders to be involved in guaranteeing high-quality social services of general interest for families, young people and all those unable to support themselves. The number and quality of these services differs between Member States. That is why the Parliament reiterates the need for access to high-quality social services in all Member States. In this respect, the Parliament stresses that care work is not equally shared between women and men, which in turn has a direct negative impact on women's ability to participate in all aspects of social, economic, cultural and political life. Strengthening care and assistance services : the Parliament stresses that good-quality affordable childcare facilities, operating at hours which suit parents and children, as well as affordable good-quality care structure for older people and other dependents, must be central elements of the EU social model and key elements in facilitating women's access to the labour market and paid employment. In this respect, the plenary reminds the Member States of their commitments, agreed at the Barcelona European Council of 2002, to eliminate obstacles to the equal participation of women and men in the labour market and to introduce by 2010 childcare for 90% of children between three years old and the mandatory school age and for at least 33% of children under three years old. According to the Parliament, similar targets should be put forward for facilities for care for the elderly and sick relatives. MEPs fear that the Czech Presidency's proposal for childcare as a "fully fledged alternative to a professional career" is geared towards the traditional division of labour between men and women (that is to say the traditional concept of a worker being male whose personal needs are taken care of by 'invisible hands' (women) organising the home and the family). The Parliament is very concerned by the fact that, especially in times of economic recession, the Czech Presidency's proposal forces women to give up their jobs in order to follow their 'natural' path, i.e. to look after children and other dependents. Reiterating the principle of financial emancipation of women : the plenary refers to the huge imbalance between men and women in the sharing of domestic and family responsibilities, leading mainly women to opt for flexible working arrangements or even to give up work altogether. The Parliament stresses that full participation by a parent or parents in work with decent pay can help to avoid in-work poverty. Moreover, the Parliament reiterates that women's own income and paid employment remains the key to their economic autonomy and to greater equality between women and men in society as a whole. Independent pension schemes : the Plenary stresses that pension schemes in the Member States still leave many women with only derived rights based on their husband's employment record, with the consequence that the majority of older people living in poverty are women. The Parliament therefore calls on the Member States to address the structural factors contributing to inequality in pension schemes. Validating domestic skills upon re-entry into the labour market : the Parliament calls on the Commission to bring forward a proposal for a new directive regarding specific rights and safeguards in relation to the reconciliation of working and family life where there are dependent family members (children, elderly and disabled people) and to present specific initiatives to validate the skills acquired in carrying out educational tasks, caring for dependent persons and household management so that these skills are taken into consideration upon re-entry into the labour market . More flexible working hours : according to the Parliament, all persons wishing to interrupt their formal careers or reduce the number of hours they work for the sake of intergenerational solidarity should be able to benefit from flexible working arrangements. Initiatives should also be taken to enable working mothers and fathers to better organise their days. In this context, the Parliament proposes supporting leave arrangements (parental leave, adoption leave, solidarity leave). The Commission is called upon to launch a review of work-life balance policies, particularly by: (i) guaranteeing that the cost of maternity/paternity is not borne by the employer, but by the public purse, in order to support demographic renewal; (ii) improving accessibility to care and assistance services for those who are reliant on care (children, people with disabilities and the elderly). Promoting the return of women to the labour market : MEPs call on the Member States to ensure that all persons who have temporarily interrupted their careers to bring up children or care for elderly or dependent persons can (re)enter the labour market and retain the right to return to their former position and level of career advancement. Other fiscal measures are also called for, including the individualisation of pension rights and social security system rights. Combating inequality : lastly, the Parliament calls on the institutions and the Member States to take specific measures in favour of women in order to remedy manifest instances of de facto inequality in relation to men. It also calls on the institutions of the European Union and all public authorities to take the principle of equality between women and men actively into account when adopting and implementing regulations, drawing up public policies, and pursuing their activities as a whole.
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  • date: 2008-05-22T00:00:00 body: EP type: Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading/single reading committees: body: EP responsible: True committee: FEMM date: 2008-06-02T00:00:00 committee_full: Women's Rights and Gender Equality rapporteur: group: PPE-DE name: ZÁBORSKÁ Anna
  • date: 2008-12-02T00:00:00 body: EP committees: body: EP responsible: True committee: FEMM date: 2008-06-02T00:00:00 committee_full: Women's Rights and Gender Equality rapporteur: group: PPE-DE name: ZÁBORSKÁ Anna type: Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading
  • date: 2008-12-10T00:00:00 docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=REPORT&mode=XML&reference=A6-2008-492&language=EN type: Committee report tabled for plenary, single reading title: A6-0492/2008 body: EP type: Committee report tabled for plenary, single reading
  • date: 2009-02-02T00:00:00 docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?secondRef=TOC&language=EN&reference=20090202&type=CRE type: Debate in Parliament title: Debate in Parliament body: EP type: Debate in Parliament
  • date: 2009-02-03T00:00:00 docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/oeil/popups/sda.do?id=16490&l=en type: Results of vote in Parliament title: Results of vote in Parliament url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=TA&language=EN&reference=P6-TA-2009-39 type: Decision by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading title: T6-0039/2009 body: EP type: Results of vote in Parliament
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Non-discrimination based on gender and inter-generational solidarity
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