Save the date: 23-25 April 2018 CALL is organising a conference on Digitalisation and the future of work and social relations in Berlin. Please click here to read more.
CALL is a European-wide network that seeks to address employment and related economic and social issues. It does so from the perspective of Christian theology and a Christian way of life. It seeks to promote a Christian viewpoint in debates about European economic and social policies.
The aims of CALL include:
- Campaigning on economic and employment issues in Europe
- Networking on economic and employment issues in Europe
- Exchanging expertise among members
- Empowering people on economic and employment issues
26 Mar, 2014
The CALL Network hosted a conference on youth employment in Europe from 24 to 26 March 2014 in Brussels. The conference brought together young people through the Ecumenical European networks like the Ecumenical Youth Council in Europe (EYCE), Church representatives and Church related organisations, which are already running projects to enable youth employment.
1 Mar, 2014
The CALL network has participated in a European Commission consultation on the revision of the EU Working Time Directive. Over the last four years, CALL has worked on questions related to precarious work and defining a concept of good work. These reflections enabled CALL to submit an informed response to the questionnaire to the European Commission.
20 May, 2013
CALL – the Church Action on Labour and Life network – has sent out a questionnaire on the crisis in Europe to its members. The CALL Working Group on Sustainable Economy would like to produce an overview of the responses of churches in Europe.
11 Oct, 2012
On 8-10 October the CALL network – Church Action on Labour and Life – held its 3rd Assembly in Brussels. The theme “Facing the crisis: CALL for good work in Europe” gathered about 35 delegates of CEC Member Churches from 20 different European countries to evaluate the work carried out by the network in the past two years and to decide on its future work.
10 Oct, 2012
The 3rd CALL Assembly took place from 8 to 10 October in Brussels under the theme, "Facing the crisis: CALL for good work in Europe". Here are documents relating to the Assembly.
13 May, 2011
The second CALL Network Assembly took place in Bucharest from 11 to 13 May 2011 under the theme "Empowering People for Participation in Society." Below are documents related to the event.
1 Apr, 2011
On 1 and 2 April 2011, the CALL Network co-organised a conference "Escaping the Growth Trap" at the Protestant Academy in Bad Boll.
1 Dec, 2010
The following are a selection of documents related to the CALL Netowrk in 2010.
8 Nov, 2010
CALL Working Group on Precarious Work: Working Plan and Timetable – November 2010 Questionnaire on Precarious Work – November 2010 CALL Working Group on Chaplaincy and Religion in the Workplace: Projects on Chaplaincy and Religion in the Workplace – November 2010
30 Apr, 2010
The first assembly of the CALL Network took place in Brussels from 28 to 30 April. Here are some documents relating to this gathering.