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UNI Finance launches trade union alliance for Crédit Agricole

Friday 11 December 2015

Trade unions organising in Crédit Agricole decided to join forces for a better coordination within the group. Under the umbrella of UNI Finance, around thirty participants from Europe and Africa gathered in Paris on 10 December 2015. Participants had the chance to exchange information about working conditions and the anticipation of change in the different…

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Healthy work places in Europe, keys to preventing psychosocial risks

Friday 11 December 2015

Tackling the rise in psychosocial diseases by ensuring a fair work-life balance, proper rest and a common work-free day must be a key element of the EU Strategic Framework on health and safety. That was the theme for the third meeting of European Sunday Alliance Interest Group on Work-Life balance that took place on 10…

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Eurocommerce and UNI Europa launch survey to compare OSH in commerce sector

Friday 11 December 2015

EuroCommerce and UNI Europa, social partners for the commerce sector, are carrying out a study on the health, safety and well-being of retail and wholesale employees. The main objectives of the project are to raise awareness health and safety issues and to exchange experience and good practices related to implementing EU Health and Safety directives…

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UNI Europa’s Christina Colclough at Politico event on the Industrial Internet Era

Friday 11 December 2015

On 8 December, UNI Europa’s Head of EU Affairs Dr. Christina J. Coclough spoke at a Politico event on the Industrial Internet Era. Focus was the influence of the Digital Single Market on the development of the Industrial Internet and its promise to turn Europe’s traditional industries around. What incentives can policymakers create to encourage…

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Safe Climate is a Human Right!

Thursday 10 December 2015

On UN Human Rights Day 10 December, UNI Europa regrets to see that just transition has been taken out of the operational part of the Paris agreement at COP 21 and moved to the preamble, as principles such as just transition, decent work and gender equality should be at the core. “A safe climate is…

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