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Essential but unprotected: highly mobile workers in the EU during the Covid-19 pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic has shown that highly mobile workers who frequently move either within or in and out of the European Union (EU) are irreplaceable during a public health crisis. Nevertheless, they often remain the least protected and most vulnerable. Measures introduced to protect workers in... Find out more

Our failure to prevent known risks

Hazards from SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19, should be addressed in line with the EU... Find out more

Sebastiano Sabato, Boris Fronteddu

A socially just transition through the European Green Deal?

The aim of this working paper is to provide a preliminary assessment of whether the European Green... Find out more

An overview of the 2020-2021 country-specific recommendations (CSRs) in the social field

In 2020, country-specific recommendations (CSRs) have shifted more markedly in favour of strengthening workers' digital skills and providing... Find out more

Covid-19 contact-tracing apps: how to prevent privacy from becoming the next victim

Contact-tracing apps to combat the Covid-19 pandemic have increasingly been mentioned as useful tools to accompany and contribute to a... Find out more

EU-western Balkans relations at the time of the Covid-19 crisis

This issue of the SEER Journal for Labour and Social Affairs in Eastern Europe for 2020 focuses on EU-western Balkans relations at the time... Find out more

Tomas Berglund, Jeremy Waddington

Trade union internationalism

This special issue, the third in a series of Transfer issues on ‘the state of trade unionism in Europe’, examines the international activity... Find out more