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Frequent Questions

A list of Frequently Asked Questions on the European Social Dialogue

What is the European Social Dialogue?

Who are the European social partners?

What is the difference between the interprofessional and the sectoral social dialogue?

What is a framework agreement?

What is meant by autonomous framework agreements?

Who can negotiate framework agreements?

What has been the outcome of the interprofessional social dialogue so far?


Stefan Clauwaert
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Christophe Degryse
Senior Research Officer ETUI
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