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For decades, trade unions have been a pillar of democratic societies. UNI Europa works with our affiliates to boost union membership, strengthen union structures and grow the capacity to organise and build power within our sectors.
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Building Trade Union Alliances to strengthen European Works Councils

Friday 21 April 2017

Trade union alliances are a means by which European works councils can be strengthened and trade union objectives advanced within multinational companies (MNCs). As part of a recent research project (VS/2014/0359), financed by the European Commission, no fewer than twenty trade union alliance meetings took place multinationals in all the sectors represented by UNI Europa….

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Generali Agrees to Social Plan in Nyon: the fight paid off!

Monday 10 April 2017

On Friday 7 April, the management of Generali and the staff representatives at the Nyon branch (canton of Vaud) of the Italian insurance company, signed a social plan. UNIA expressed its satisfaction after agreeing to the plan which reduces by half the original number of jobs that would have been lost after the transfer to…

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