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UNI Europa Commerce leaders approve action plan for the next 4 years

Wednesday 3 June 2015

At the UNI Europa Commerce Conference in Gdansk, Poland, trade union leaders from all over Europe approved an action plan to strengthen the position of commerce workers in a new world of work. UNI Europe Head of Commerce Laila Castaldo said: ‘Today, we have agreed an ambitious action plan for the commerce sector to be…

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Better Regulation Watchdog – Q&A

Thursday 21 May 2015

The Better Regulation Watchdog – a network of 55 organisations was launched on 18 May – a day before the European Commission presents its Better Regulation Package. UNI Europa took the initiative to form the network. UNI Europa’s Head of EU Affairs Christina Colclough explains the benefits of the Better Regulation Watchdog. Q: How did…

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Civil society groups form ‘Better Regulation’ Watchdog to protect citizen, worker and consumer rights

Friday 15 May 2015

More than 50 civil society organisations have joined forces to create the ‘Better Regulation Watchdog’ – a network to protect citizens’, workers’ and consumers’ rights. The network was launched today in Brussels, one day ahead of the expected announcement of the European Commission’s so-called ‘Better Regulation’ reforms. The network of organisations from around Europe is…

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European Sunday Alliance launches broadly supported interest group on work-life balance

Thursday 5 March 2015

On 3 March, the European Day for a Work Free Sunday, at the EU Parliament, and at the presence of MEPs from the main political groups, the European Sunday Alliance launched the first European Interest Group on WORK-LIFE BALANCE. The group supported by representatives of politicians, trade unions, employers, family and sports organizations and representatives…

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UNI Europa Services Manifesto

Wednesday 2 April 2014

The May 2014 European elections are a critical event for European services workers: Those who will be selected as the next EU leadership will take decisions that have a strong impact on the working conditions of the more than seven million services workers that we – UNI Europa – represent. There are important decisions to…

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