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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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Global agreement ensures more workplace rights for 147,000 UniCredit workers

Thursday 24 January 2019

Leading Italian financial services company UniCredit has signed a global agreement with UNI Global Union on 22nd January that secures human and labour rights as well as responsible, sustainable sales practices for the bank’s 147,000 employees in 22 countries. The agreement, the first of its kind by an Italian financial services multinational, demonstrates UniCredit’s commitment…

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UNI Europa stands in solidarity with Hungarian workers

Friday 7 December 2018

UNI Europa, the European services workers union, condemns the anti-employee amendment of the Hungarian Labour code put forward by the governing FIDESZ party. UNI Europa has written a statement of support for Hungarian workers and the Hungarian Trade Union Confederation ahead of their demonstration on 8th December. Photo by Zsolt Szigetváry/MTI

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Czech finance workers reach new sectoral bargaining agreement to end strike alert

Thursday 25 October 2018

For the past 11 months, bank and insurance workers in the Czech Republic have been working under a strike alert. That all changed this week when the industry’s largest employers reached a sectoral agreement with their union, the OSPP. The new collective agreement raises standards in the industry and will come into effect starting 1…

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