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A digital Europe can be a better Europe – a Europe in which growth brings higher quality jobs and promotes more social justice. But targeted and balanced policies are needed to tap into the economic and social potentials the digital revolution entails.
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Big Six Tech Companies must commit to decent work

Friday 7 April 2017

UNI Global Union General Secretary Philip Jennings calls on the Big Six Tech companies to commit to decent work in the brave new digital world and vows that unions will not be marginalised. Speaking on the panel ‘Discussion on work and society’ at the ILO Global Dialogue on the Future of Work We Want today,…

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Banking digitalisation is here to stay

Friday 31 March 2017

“Banking digitalisation is already here – The outlook of banking employees in the digitalisation era: Adaptation, Change Opportunity” was the title of the first social partner event in the Romanian Banking sector in Bucharest on 30 March 2017. UNI’s Romanian affiliate FSAB organised the seminar in cooperation with the Council of Banking Employers of Romania….

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A just digital future and economy for European services workers

Thursday 23 March 2017

Today, UNI Europa’s Regional Secretary Oliver Roethig is speaking at a high level event on digitalisation – the ‘Digital Day’, organised by the European Commission and the Republic of Italy, in collaboration with the Maltese Presidency of the European Union. The focus of the session will be ‘Digital Transformation, Jobs and Skills’ and the effects…

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Call for tender for project on challenges of the digitalisation in the services industry

Wednesday 22 March 2017

UNI Europa is looking to recruit an expert within the framework of a project funded by the European Commission and entitled “The challenges of the digitalisation in the services industry: a new area for information, consultation, participation rights of workers and transnational negotiations”. Please find attached the project description. Tasks involved for the expert The…

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Proud to be a feminist. Proud of my union.

Monday 6 March 2017

On January 21st 2017, over one million women in Washington and 5 million more around the world marched in a worldwide protest to advocate for legislation and policies regarding women’s rights, immigration, healthcare, environment, racial equality, freedom of religion and worker’s rights. The rallies were aimed at President Donald Trump as a response to his…

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