European Pact for the Family
SAINMHÍNIÚ a planned measure to support European families put forward 2007 in the Opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee on the family and demographic change TAGAIRT based on: EESC opinion (2007/C 161/19) CELEX:52007AE0423
NÓTA The pact could include the following commitments:<br>- an affirmation by the member states to pursue family-friendly policies (in terms of financial support, taxation, access to facilities etc.);<br>- a plan to establish a fixed threshold for public funding for family- and child-related policies; <br>- a guarantee to promote an environment which is favourable to families (life and work ballance, gender equality etc.);<br>- ongoing and sustainable measures to support children and families (health, safety, education etc.).