Recent trends in child and family policy in the EU

European Platform for Investing in Children: Annual thematic report

Excerpted from the summary
PROGRESS IN CHILD AND FAMILY POLICY
In 2013, the European Commission Recommendation ‘Investing in children: breaking the cycle of disadvantage’ set out key recommendations for Member States with regard to supporting positive well-being and outcomes for children and families, along three pillars: access to adequate resources, access to affordable quality services, and children’s right to participation.