Reconciliation of work and private life: a comparative review of thirty European countries
This report contains an overview of policies targeted towards the reconciliation agenda of the 25 EU Member States. In addition, information is provided for three EEA countries, Iceland, Norway and Liechtenstein, and two Candidate countries, Bulgaria and Romania. it contains an update of policies with regard to childcare services, leave facilities, flexible working arrangements and other reconciliation policies such as financial allowances for working parents. An innovative element of this study, besides the scope, is that the focus is not only on national public strategies, complementary provisions emerging at sector or company level are included.