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UNI & ITF increase momentum on organising workers

Friday 6 November 2015

UNI Global Union and the International Transport Workers Federation have welcomed more than 100 workers and activists from their affiliate unions this week at UNI’s Nyon headquarters for their annual Global Delivery Meeting. The assembled unionists are meeting to discuss the global unions’ joint campaigns in global delivery firms such as DHL, UPS, FedEx, TNT,…

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Giving a human face to digitalisation & the future world of work

Thursday 29 October 2015

Digitalisation, a main driver of structural change in the media and entertainment industries is at the heart of the General Assembly of UNI MEI Global Union bringing together 140 unions and guilds in Lisbon Portugal. This change requires a redefinition of what a fair bargain for creators, technicians and all other workers means. In Lisbon,…

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European Commission launches renewed single market strategy

Wednesday 28 October 2015

On 28 October 2015, the European Commission launched a renewed strategy for the single market for goods and services. Presenting the strategy, European Commission Vice-President Katainen and Commissioner responsible Bieńkowska stressed how the single market requires an overhaul in light of both the EU’s disappointing economic and social performance and in an age of rapid…

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