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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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An inclusive EU Skills Agenda – UNI Europa recommendations

Thursday 9 June 2016

Tomorrow, the European Commission will present its EU Skills Agenda. Here is what should drive the EU Skills Agenda from UNI Europa’s point of view: inclusion, anticipation and quality employment in a new world of work. UNI Europa Regional Secretary Oliver Roethig said “An inclusive Skills Agenda means offering and guaranteeing the access to education…

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Creative Skills Europe launches final report

Monday 6 June 2016

Today, the final conference of the Creative Skills Europe project takes place. Creative Skills Europe is the European Skills Council for employment and training in the Audiovisual and Live Performance sectors. The project partners have launched the final report Trends and skills in the European audiovisual and live performance sectors at the conference. Richard Polacek…

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Investing in creativity, investing in people

Monday 18 April 2016

Member of the European Parliament Dietmar Köster and UNI MEI Global Union, representing 140 media and entertainment unions, jointly hosted a lively debate today about the future of audiovisual production in the digital single market in presence of Emmanuel Joly, Media Programmes Unit, European Commission and audiovisual sector representatives. Both, industry and trade union representatives…

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Crowd Work: The Fury and the Fear

Wednesday 16 March 2016

In her new article for the publication Digital employment and working conditions in Europe, Kristy Milland takes us on a journey through a day in the life of a crowd worker. Abstract Crowd Work: The Fury and the Fear: “In the ten years I’ve worked on Amazon Mechanical Turk, things have changed, but not nearly enough to…

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