Important discussions at the Social Summit

Closing remarks by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and Prime Minister Stefan Löfven during the Social Summit for Fair Jobs and Growth.

– This Summit has been enriched by all the experience, expertise and engagement you have offered here today. Thank you all for your insights and ideas on how we should move forward together, said the Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven to the participants at the Social Summit in his closing remarks.

EU heads of state or government, the social partners and other key stakeholders gathered today at the Social Summit for Fair Jobs and Growth in Gothenburg for an open discussion on how to promote fair jobs and growth.

Welcoming remarks and introductory session was followed by three working sessions on how to promote fair jobs and growth in the future:

  • Access to the labour market
  • Fair employment and working conditions
  • In between jobs: supporting transition

A report from the Summit is scheduled to be published here at the end of next week.

The seminars and working sessions were webcast live during the Summit and are available on demand in English, Swedish, German and French: