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16 pledges to end gender based violence at the workplace

Friday 24 November 2017

On November 25th, 1960, the three Mirabal sisters were assassinated for their political activism against the dictatorship of Rafael Trujillo in the Dominican Republic. Their deaths became a symbol of feminist resistance and since 1981, this date became synonymous throughout Latin America as a day to combat and raise awareness on violence against women. In…

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UNI Europa in full solidarity with Italian and German Black Friday strikes

Friday 24 November 2017

For Amazon in Italy and Germany, Black Friday really could be a dark day. Workers at Amazon’s largest “fulfilment centres” in Italy and German have decided to take strike action. Amazon employees in both countries are calling on the company to respect their workers by engaging in social dialogue and providing a safe and healthy…

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World Television Day: More Equality for Fair and Inclusive TV

Monday 20 November 2017

Media & entertainment unions issue a call for action to the television industry to step up efforts to combat discrimination, violence and harassment and to mainstream gender equality in all aspects of TV making & in the workplace.   Our full statement can be found here.

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European trade unions hail successful organising action at Amcor in Poland

Thursday 9 November 2017

Following months of organising campaigns, workers succeeded in setting up trade unions at previously unorganised Amcor plants in Poland with the support of COZZ (Central European Organising Center) and transnational trade union solidarity. A delegation of UNI Europa Graphical & Packaging and industriAll Europe trade unions met the new union members in Łódź to hail…

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UNI Europa and the World Players Association fighting for child athletes’ rights

Wednesday 8 November 2017

Today at the plenary of the ESSDC for sport, the EU Social Partners are concluding the year by signing a Joint Statement on safeguarding the rights of child athletes to ensure that the fundamental rights of children are promoted, protected, respected and fulfilled within sport. The surfacing of various high profile scandals concerning child athletes,…

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