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Constructive discussion with Commissioner Thyssen

Tuesday 26 January 2016

On 25 January, UNI Europa representatives, lead by Regional Secretary Oliver Roethig, met with Commissioner Marianne Thyssen to discuss recent developments in Europe concerning social affairs and employment. At the meeting, the UNI Europa representatives highlighted the challenges in the new world of work due to rapid technological changes. UNI Europa has been one of…

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EU Trade Unions seek assurances for the Youth Guarantee!

Friday 22 January 2016

With youth unemployment over 22% across the EU*, and a shocking 53% in Spain*, European trade unions are demanding that funding for the EU’s Youth Guarantee is extended. Youth representatives of the European Trade Union Confederation and European sectoral trade union Federations met European Employment and Social Affairs Commissioner Marianne Thyssen on Thursday 21 January…

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Youth structures in European trade union federations

Monday 7 September 2015

The attached Background and News article will be published in the November 2015 issue of Transfer (Vol. 21, issue 4), the European Trade Union Institute publication. The article provides a brief overview of the existing structures for organising and representing young workers in six European trade union federations (ETUFs). Recently, trade union youth structures have…

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2015 UNI Europa Youth Conference

Thursday 25 June 2015

The UNI Europa Youth Committee held its Conference in Dublin, Ireland on 22-24 June 2015. The 2015 UNI Europa Youth Conference succesfully endorsed its Action Plan for 2015 -2017, adopted three Resolutions, issued a Solidarity statement to young Greek workers and elected the Steering Group that will carry the work until 2017. UNI Europa Youth…

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