Key Messages from Member States' new National Strategic Reports (NSR) outlining strategies to promote the EU's common social objectives:
- Fighting poverty and social exclusion;
- Adequate and sustainable pensions;
- Health care and long-term care: Adequately recruiting, (re)training, and retaining long-term care workers remains a challenge.
Reference: Communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Proposal for the Joint Report on Social Protection and Social Inclusion 2009 COM (2009) 0058