Pension News

Prolonging working lives 27-10-2017


Reforming pension systems: the Finnish example

Statutory pensions systems are faced with the challenge of increasing life expectancy. In Finland the earning- related pension system has gone through major reform. 

ESIP platform work mapping in Eurofound report 25-09-2017


Eurofound report on non-standard forms of employment refers to ESIP's questionnaire

On the occasion of the Estonian Presidency conference “Future of work: making it e-Easy” held on 13 and 14 September 2017, the European Foundation for the improvement of living and working conditions (Eurofound) provided a background paper on non-standard forms of employment. 

Statutory coverage of digital platform workers 08-03-2017


ESIP maps national practices

New forms of work, especially platform work, have an increasing economic impact. However, uncertainties remain regarding the legal status of platform workers. Consequently, new forms of work could challenge the traditional conception of social security.

Future challenges for pensions 24-02-2017


ESIP Member ETK organises a one-day conference

ETK, the Finnish Centre for Pensions and a Member of ESIP is organising on 19 May 2017 a conference entitled “Changing labour markets, life-course and pensions”.

European Pillar of Social Rights 23-01-2017


ESIP takes part in the Commission's conference on the European Pillar of Social Rights

On 23 January 2017, the Commission organised a high-level conference on the European Pillar of Social Rights concluding the consultation process. Our Pension Committee coordinator Dr Schulz-Weidner was amongst the speakers.