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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Committee on Employment and Social Affairs (EMPL)

The committee on Employment & Social Affairs is responsible for:

  • Employment policy and all aspects of social policy such as working conditions, social security and social protection;
  • Health and safety measures at the workplace;
  • The European Social Fund;
  • Vocational training policy, including professional qualifications;
  • The free movement of workers and pensioners;
  • Social dialogue;
  • All forms of discrimination at the workplace and in the labour market except those based on sex;
  • Relations with:
  • 1. 
    The European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (Cedefop),
  • 2. 
    The European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions,
  • 3. 
    The European Training Foundation,
  • 4. 
    The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work;
  • 5. 
    As well as relations with other relevant EU bodies and international organisations


Members EP committee



    Vilija Blinkevičiūtė iS&D
    Tomáš Zdechovský iEPP


    David Casa iEPP
    Tatjana Ždanoka iGreens/EFA

    Ádám Kósa iEPP
    Agnes Jongerius (PvdA) iS&D
    Romana Tomc iEPP
    Yana Toom iRN

    France Jamet iID

    Beata Szydlo iECR

    Dominique Bilde iID
    Andrea Bocskor iEPP


    Toine Manders (CDA) iEPP
    Mara Bizzotto iID
    José Manuel Fernandes iEPP
    Evelyn Regner iS&D
    Birgit Sippel iS&D
    Brando Benifei iS&D

    Jeroen Lenaers (CDA) iEPP
    Peter Lundgren iECR
    Terry Reintke iGreens/EFA
    Anne Sander iEPP

    Samira Rafaela (D66) iRN

    Kim van Sparrentak (GL) iGreens/EFA
    Corina Creţu iS&D