Tag Archives: working mums

Update on the Maternity Leave Directive

by Ana Pérez After 7 years from the proposal from the European Commission and 5 years after the vote in the European Parliament, we are still at the same point: the Council does not express its position and blocks the … Continue reading

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Message from COFACE and COFACE-Disability on the occasion of International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day is an opportunity to take stock of the progress achieved, call for changes and celebrate the acts of courage and determination of ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their country and their … Continue reading

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Does technology help your work-life balance?

As a working mum, I’m constantly juggling different roles and responsibilities. Being at the office all day, while also doing the school run, parents’ evenings and going to my children’s sports matches is simply not feasible. That’s why flexible hours … Continue reading

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The rise of the Supermums

As we have successfully completed our Written Declaration campaign (yesss!) and are eagerly anticipating a decision about the 2014 European year, we have more time to read. These past weeks there was quite a lot of buzz about some working-mums, … Continue reading

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