"Children Need Working Parents" strategy
- Why we need reconciliation?
- What is the extend of the action needed in the different EU-MS?
- How to get legislation in an area that is not among EU competences?
- Useful allies and those to convince
Childcare is a basic need of the 21st century family', said PES President Poul Nyrup Rasmussen (PES, Press release 2006). The NGO 'Children Need Working Parents', aims at creating a right to parents to public childcare provision for children between 4 months and 6 years old, with an EU-wide upper-limit, with the potential costs to parents of 250 per month.