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New UNI World Women’s president – Patricia Nyman

Saturday 16 June 2018

At the end of a successful and passionate UNI World Women’s Conference, Patricia Nyman was elected as President. Patricia will follow in the footsteps of Denise McGuire who retires after successfully steering UNI Women for a decade. Conference paid a warm tribute to Denise for her sterling work, combining vision with practical common-sense. Denise said…

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Precarious working conditions in care services: The dignity of older people and care workers at risk

Friday 15 June 2018

Care services for older people are facing a dramatic crisis across Europe. Underfunding and pervasive undervaluing of such services translates into a precarious working sector, in which professionals find themselves unable to deliver quality care. The lack of qualifications and training, understaffing, lack of collective bargaining and the resulting low wages and long shifts result…

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UNI MEI welcomes agreement on EU audiovisual media services directive

Thursday 14 June 2018

The agreement reached between the the Council and the European Parliament on the new provisions of the revised audiovisual media services in Europe brings better rules on promotion of and investment in European works, protection of citizen and minors and strengthens the role of the cooperation of national regulatory authorities. The deal reached by the…

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