Gender equality and in-work poverty: which role for the European Union ?


The OSE, the ETUI and AK EUROPA invite you to a second webinar for the launch of the 21st edition of ‘Social policy in the European Union’.


  • Welcome and introduction: Nicola Countouris (ETUI), Petra Völkerer (AK EUROPA) and Bart Vanhercke (OSE)
  • The Covid 19 crisis and gender equality: risks and opportunities
    Jill Rubery and Isabel Tavora (University of Manchester)   Slides (PDF)
  • A European minimum wage framework: the solution to the ongoing increase in in-work poverty in Europe?
    Ramón Peña-Casas (OSE)   Slides (PDF)
  • Q&A with the audience
  • Panel discussion with Maria Jepsen (EUROFOUND), Esther Lynch (ETUC), Mary Collins (European Women’s Lobby – EWL) and Ane Aranguiz (University of Antwerp)
  • Conclusions: Slavina Spasova (OSE) and Boris Fronteddu (OSE)