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Board-level employee representation (Participation)

The right of employees or their representatives to elect or appoint some members of a company's supervisory or administrative organ, or the right to recommend and/or oppose the appointment of some or all of the members of these boards represents the third element of the `European trias of worker involvement rights`: information, consultation and (board-level) participation.

Further reading

  • Bir J., and Clauwaert, S. (2010) “European social partners committed to inclusion”, Transfer: European Review of Labour and Research November 2010 16: p. 559-561
  • Clauwaert, S. (2011) 2011: 20 years of European interprofessional social dialogue: achievements and prospects, Transfer 17(2), May 2011, p. 169 -179
  • Clauwaert, S. and Schömann, I. (2011) European social dialogue and transnational framework agreements as a response to the crisis?”, ETUI European Social Policy Brief Issue 4/2011, Brussels: ETUI Policy brief EU SD and crisis
  • Clauwaert, S., Schömann, I. and Warneck, W. (2008) ’European Social Dialogue and European Labour Law’, in Benchmarking Working Europe 2008, Brussels: ETUI-REHS, p. 88-103
  • Clauwaert, S., Schömann, I. and Warneck, W. (2009) ’Has European social dialogue and social legislation supported the Lisbon strategy?’, in Benchmarking Working Europe 2009, Brussels: ETUI, p. 67-76
  • Clauwaert, S., Schömann, I. and Warneck, W. (2010) ’The European interprofessional and sectoral social dialogue and the economic crisis’, in Benchmarking Working Europe 2010, Brussels: ETUI, p. 75-83
  • Clauwaert, S. (2010) Main developments in European cross-industry social dialogue in 2009: « bargaining in many shadows », in Degryse, C. (2010) Social developments in the European Union 2009, OSE/ETUI: Brussels
  • Clauwaert, S. (2010) Towards a revised Parental Leave framework agreement/directive, Transfer: European Review of Labour and Research August 2010 16: 431-435
  • Clauwaert, S. and Deinert, O. (2003) A new milestone in the EU social dialogue: the telework agreement - its interpretation and implementation. In: European Trade Union Yearbook 2002. Brussels: ETUI, 2003, 37-63
  • Degryse, C. (2005) European cross-industry social dialogue in crisis. in: Social developments in the European Union 2005. Seventh annual report. ETUI-REHS; OSE, 2006, 211-235
  • Degryse, C. (2005) European social dialogue: modest achievements in a climate of conflict, in: Social developments in the European Union 2004. Sixth annual report. Brussels: ETUI-REHS; OSE, 2005
  • Degryse, C. (2011) European social dialogue: state of play and prospects. Final report OSE/ETUC.
  • Dufresne, A., Degryse, C. and P. Pochet (2006) The European sectoral social dialogue. Actors, developments and challenges , Brussels: P.I.E.-Peter Lang, 2006, 342 p.
  • ETUI and ETUC (2011) Benchmarking Working Europe 2011 (chapter 8). ETUI and ETUC, Brussels
  • European Commission (2010) European Sectoral Social Dialogue – recent developments - 2010 edition, Brussels: European Commission, p. 128
  • European Commission (2010) Commission Staff Working Document on the functioning and potential of European sectoral social dialogue Brussels, 22.7.2010, SEC(2010) 964 final / European Commission Brussels : European Communities, 2011 , 93 p.
  • European Commission (2011) Industrial Relations in Europe 2010, Brussels: European Commission
  • Pochet, P, Dufresne, A., Degryse, C. and D. Jadot (2006) European sectoral social dialogue. 1997-2004. ETUI-REHS; OSE Brussels, Brussels : ETUI-REHS, 2006 , 112 p.
  • Schömann I. (2009), European social dialogue: collective autonomy at European level? in Degryse, C. and Pochet P. ‘Social Developments in the European Union 2008. Tenth annual report’ ETUI-REHS, Brussels.
  • Sulpice, K., S. Picard and S. Clauwaert (2009) “Fixed-term work in EU-25: one protective framework, several national contexts. An ETUC perspective”, in Blanpain R. and C. Grant (eds.) (2009) Fixed-term employment contracts. A comparative study, Brugge, Vanden Broele
  • Voss, E. (2011) European Social Dialogue: Achievements and Challenges Ahead: Results of the stock-taking survey amongst national social partners in the EU Member States and candidate countries. Final Synthesis Report – May 2011

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