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UNI Europa responds to EU White Paper on the Future of Europe

Wednesday 2 August 2017

UNI Europa today responded to the European Commission’s online request for feedback to its ‘White paper on the future of Europe and the way forward.’ In the paper, the EU Commission sets out five possible scenarios for the possible state of the Union by 2025 depending on the choices Europe will make. In short, UNI…

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Cross-border parcel delivery Regulation rejected by the European Parliament

Thursday 13 July 2017

On 11 July 2017, the TRAN Committee of the European Parliament rejected the Cross-border parcel delivery Regulation proposal. The EPP in the transport committee voted down the compromise proposals put forward by the Socialists and Democrats that aimed at addressing a number of obstacles to cross-border parcel deliveries. Despite the lobbying efforts of UNI Europa…

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Over 250 non-government organisations launch alternitive vision for Europe

Tuesday 20 June 2017

More than 250 non-government organisations from across Europe have today released an alternative vision for a more democratic, just and sustainable Europe. Intended to influence the debate on the future direction of Europe, this alternative vision is endorsed by organisations representing a multitude of public interest issues, including labour rights, culture, development, environment, health, women’s…

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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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