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Panel: Upward convergence – what does it take?

14.00-14.45 | Ana Mendes Godinho, Hubertus Heil & David Sassoli

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A central goal of European integration is social progress and the convergence of living conditions. This objective is challenged by the COVID-19 pandemic. There is a risk of growing economic and social disparities between member states as well as regions. What are the right policies to react? What are success stories we can learn from? And how can we restore upward convergence of living and working conditions? Watch the debate between European decision-makers!

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