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UNI Europa represents over 7 million services workers who are organised in 272 trade unions in 50 countries. Find here successes, campaigns and other stories from our affiliates across Europe.
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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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New UNI Europa video: European Pillar of Social Rights

Tuesday 28 March 2017

In 2016, the European Commission announced its work on a European Pillar of Social Rights, which they described as a set of principles to improve worker’s rights and address challenges to social protection and policies. The outcome should be well-functioning and fair labour markets and robust welfare systems across Europe. Of course, UNI Europa, and…

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The Future of Europe – the services workers’ perspective

Friday 24 March 2017

Oliver Roethig, UNI Europa’s Regional Secretary, will today attend a high level event on ‘The Future of Europe –  Shaping our Future TOGETHER’ in Rome. The event comes one day before the 60th anniversary of the treaties of Rome, when EU Heads of State will gather in Rome to reflect on the state of the…

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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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The Europe we want: just, sustainable, democratic and inclusive

Tuesday 21 March 2017

UNI Europa is one of the 237 European civil society organisations and trade unions that published a common appeal to European leaders today: The Europe we want: just, sustainable, democratic and inclusive Common appeal to European leaders signed by 237 European Civil Society Organisations and Trade Unions As we mark the 60th anniversary of the…

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