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Juncker, it’s time to talk about a services policy

Wednesday 18 October 2017

While UNI Europa welcomes Juncker’s renewed enthusiasm for industrial policy, it is critical that Juncker also addresses a comprehensive services policy. People across Europe expect and deserve high quality services, and European businesses also rely on innovative services solutions to succeed in global markets. Therefore, a competitive European Union that caters for a high quality of life…

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World Day for Decent Work Video from UNI Europa

Saturday 7 October 2017

What does decent work mean to you? Taking in consideration different cultures, backgrounds and personal experiences, staff at UNI Europa were asked for their interpretation of ‘decent work’. Many thanks to Oliver (Regional Secretary), Natalie, Johannes, Maureen, Nicola, Amel, Aileen, Morten, Véronique, Juulia and Dimitris. (English subtitles are available)

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Police are not the solution, dialogue and negotiation now!

Wednesday 4 October 2017

Statement by UGT and CCOO on the Catalan Referendum In the last few weeks, CCOO and UGT have made several appeals to defuse the tension and find a negotiated solution to the potenial conflict that could occur if the referendum went ahead, and if the legal and police actions were not stopped. Neither one thing…

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The demystification of Silicon Valley

Tuesday 18 July 2017

Book recommendation – Steven Hill calls for a civil rights movement for equal jobs. In the richest part of the USA, a few hundred thousand people live in poverty, 15,000 are officially homeless, more than twice as many stay overnight in their cars, and employees with two or more jobs queue for vouchers from the…

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