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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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Trade unions united against the European Services E-Card

Monday 26 June 2017

UNI Europa is strongly opposed to the services e-card proposed by the European Commission and calls for its rejection. Last Wednesday , 21 June, workers from across Europe protested the EU proposal on a services e-card in front of the European Parliament. UNI Europa organised the action along with the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC)…

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Competition law in need of change, UNI Europa tells MEPs

Thursday 15 June 2017

UNI Europa has sent a joint letter with the ETUC warning Members of the European Parliament that EU competition law is in need of change to ensure that workers in the online economy can organise in a trade union without being considered a cartel.

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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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