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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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Women basketball players seek to change the sporting landscape and pave the way for future female athletes

Friday 6 July 2018

This week in Brussels, the World Players and UNI Europa Sport, the World Players’ European Branch, held an important meeting to consolidate a European Basketball Alliance and to help break down the barriers that many female basketball players face. In the framework of the European Commission financed project “European Social Dialogue targeted initiative: strengthening social…

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Successful collective bargaining reaps rewards for finance workers in Norway

Thursday 31 May 2018

All finance employees in Norway have the right to receive a wage that will compensate for inflation and rise in line with productivity gains as they are strong contributors to the profitability of the finance sector. The past year has paid out major dividends to shareholders, while many employees have lost purchasing power. After intense…

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New European agreement reached for ICT-mobile workers in the commerce sector

Saturday 26 May 2018

On 25th May, the European social partners for the Commerce sector, Uni Europa and EuroCommerce, reached a consensus on a revised European Agreement for guidelines on Telework and ICT-mobile work in the commerce sector. Since the last agreement was signed sixteen years ago, digitalisation, advancements in technology and e-commerce have fundamentally changed how the commerce sector operates. This…

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Polish Amcor employees show their muscle with new demonstration

Friday 25 May 2018

The employees of three plants located in Poland, owned by international packaging giant Amcor Limited, who are organised in the Graphical Trade Union (400 members) demonstrated today in front of Amcor Specialty Cartons Łódź, their support for ongoing pay negotiations. Since April this year, the pay negotiations initiated by ZZP in Amcor have been underway….

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UNI Europa’s plan to harness the impact of digitalisation in the services industry unveiled in high-level conference

Thursday 17 May 2018

UNI Europa, in partnership with Centre for Social Innovation (ZSI), held its project conference ‘Shaping Industrial Relations in a Digitalising Services Industry’ on 15 and 16 May 2018 in Brussels. Almost 30 high-level guest speakers, panellists and moderators enriched the conference with their contributions and shared their ideas and knowledge on various topics on the…

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