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Impact of the social dimension & the European Pillar of Social Rights on the Future of EU

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, The European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Establishing a European Pillar of Social Rights & Proposal for a Interinstitutional Proclamation on the European Pillar of Social Rights

EESC opinion: Impact of the social dimension & the European Pillar of Social Rights on the Future of EU

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Delivering on balanced economic growth and social progress should be the guiding principle for the debate on the social dimension of Europe. A clear road map for the implementation of European Pillar of Social Rights is advisable with clear assignment of tasks coupled with accountability. The social dimension debate is connected to the debate on deepening the EMU. Social policy has to be embedded in a different EU economic policy. A strong EU can shape globalisation and digitalisation to the benefit of