COFACE has developed a thematic note to trigger debate and examines a crucial precondition for high-quality ECEC provision: the ratio of children to staff in daycare settings (child-staff ratio). Low child-staff ratios can yield multiple benefits for the children and all the other actors involved.
These are papers built through consultation of COFACE members, with recommendations for action at national and EU level.
This publication adopted ten years ago in 2012 consists of the COFACE position on the family dimension of the UNCRPD, followed by the integral text of the Convention.
We are an organisation that works for the rights of all families in Europe since 1958. In short, we are called ‘COFACE’. We wrote this easy-to-read booklet to talk about our aims for 2020-2024.
In this COFACE Strategic Framework, we provide a comprehensive, integrated, and long-term strategy to develop appropriate 21st-century policies to support the achievement of 8 positive outcomes for all families.
COFACE-Families Europe is concerned about the social and environmental sustainability of the current economic system.
Key ingredients for the European Pillar of Social Rights to help families and the economy bounce back
COFACE response to the EU public consultation on the action plan for the European Pillar of Social Rights
On this Universal Children’s Day COFACE Families Europe is releasing its “Child Compass 2030.
The COFACE Disability Platform has published recommendations and tools following a webinar : “Back-to-school: Triggering a meaningful shift towards inclusive education”.
Lockdowns, school closure and teleworking have pushed society into a new reality in the family, working and social spheres of life, with clear consequences on work-life balance and mental health.