The European Commission released the Social Protection Committee Annual Report 2016.
Based on a set of key indicators and Member States’ reporting, the report analyses the progress towards the Europe 2020 target on reducing poverty and social exclusion together with the latest social trends to watch. The most recent social policy developments in Europe are also reported on as well as the key structural social challenges currently faced by each Member State.
You can find more information and access the report on EU Commission's website.
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Social Protection Committee Annual Report 2016
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