Despite a return to economic growth, lone-parent families and large families with three or more dependent children face significant economic difficulties throughout Europe, the European Foundation for Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofund) announced today.

According to the report, “Families in the economic crisis: Changes in policy measures in the EU,” in some EU countries more than eight out of ten lone-parent families are at risk of poverty or social exclusion. There are al...


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