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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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Services E-Card: Commission’s ill-conceived e-card threatens services sector

Friday 8 September 2017

Today, strong concern was expressed about the potential negative impact of the Commission’s services e-card on the services sector. At a public hearing organised by the social partners of three sectors directly affected by the proposal – the construction, cleaning and insurance industries – the potential impact and far reaching social consequences of the proposed e-card…

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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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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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