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ETUC and European trade union federations tell EU to deliver decent work

Wednesday 5 October 2016

The EU could raise low pay, benefitting workers and families throughout Europe and beyond, says the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC). In the run up to the World Day of Decent Work on October 7, the ETUC and the European trade union federations are highlighting Industries where some wages are far from decent; How wages…

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We want an inclusive, empowering and cohesive digital future for all workers

Thursday 29 September 2016

by Oliver Roethig, UNI Europa Regional Secretary On 28 and 29, I am attending the Digital Assembly 2016 in Bratislava. Digitalisation is already changing the world today – and rapidly. UNI Europa, the European services workers union, fights for quality work in a digitalised world. It must be the ambition of the EU and our…

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UNI Finance meets Société Générale after first year of Global Agreement

Thursday 29 September 2016

Having signed a Global Framework Agreement (GFA) in June 2015, Société Générale and UNI Finance had committed to monitor its implementation on a yearly basis. A committee composed by representatives of HR management and a UNI trade union delegation has been set up for this purpose and met for the first time in September 2016…

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The Commission needs to get serious about tackling new forms of undeclared work

Wednesday 28 September 2016

The gig economy needs to grow up and meet its responsibilities to workers and society by turning undeclared work into declared work, and the European Commission needs to help online platforms to do so warned the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC), together with UNI Europa, the European Services Workers Union. “The gig economy sounds cool…

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UNI Europa Finance newsletter

Tuesday 27 September 2016

Dear member, This is the first update from the UNI Europa Finance Presidium. As a part of our intention to get closer to our affiliates, your shop stewards and other representatives, we will send out these “short stories” and information about the work in UNI Europa Finance. Much is happening in the financial sector and…

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