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Call for Tender: European bank sector social partners looking for external expertise for second phase EU-funded project on impact of regulation on employment

Monday 25 February 2019

UNI Europa Finance and our European social partners in the banking sector – EBF, ESBG and EACB – have launched an EU-funded follow-up project on ‘The Impact of banking regulation on employment: Analysing best practice at European, national and company level and developing joint approaches through European Social Dialogue’, which will run for 2 years…

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Finance and Metal Sector Unions debate New Welfare Frontiers

Thursday 21 February 2019

UNI Europa Finance affiliates took part in a European workshop last 25 January 2019 in Brussels, where they debated European Works Councils (EWCs) and company welfare, with the aim of developing and spreading an innovative method of cooperation between EWCs and companies, national and European trade unions and European trade union federations, in order to…

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European insurance sector committed to protecting workers from negative impact of digitalisation and regulatory requirements

Friday 15 February 2019

Today, 15 February 2019 in Brussels, UNI Europa Finance signed two joint declarations with our European insurance social partners, committing to work together to limit the negative impacts of digitalisation and of regulatory requirements and compliance for workers in the sector. Following from the 2016 joint declaration on the social effects of digitalisation, UNI Europa…

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UNI signs new global agreement with Société Générale as the bank’s commitment to labour and human rights deepens

Monday 4 February 2019

Société Générale and UNI Global Union renewed their global agreement at a ceremony in Paris today.  Christy Hoffman, UNI Global Union General Secretary and the Société Générale Group’s Director of Human Resources, Caroline Guillaumin  signed the agreement, which deepens the bank’s commitments to labour and human rights. The renewed agreement applies to all the Société…

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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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