Report on the situation of single mothers - Own-initiative procedure MEP Barbara Matera

The number of single mothers is growing in all advanced and industrialised countries, EU Member States should combat the inequalities they face every day

With this report, MEP Barbara Matera encourages Member States and policy-makers to support single mothers and to combat the inequalities they face in Europe. The MEP proposes ways to tackle the situation:

  • Initiate in dialogues with other Member States to share and learn the best implementation practices and solutions.
  • Encourage national policies that will guarantee indirect subsidies through the purchase of food.
  • Provide tax credits for Single Parents.
  • Flexible job opportunities.
  • etc

Know more about the report in this link.