Latest update: 17/03/2010
- Europe - European Union - pensioners - Retirement
Can Europe save its pensions?
To cope with soaring deficits and population ageing, most EU members have to rethink their pension systems. In this programme, we look at Germany and France. While Berlin has already raised the legal retirement age to 67, the French are still allowed to leave the job market at 60.
Programme prepared by Elisabeth Scherrer