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Eurofound has published a report on changes in remuneration and rewards systems in Europe

Friday 23 September 2016

The European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound) has published a report on changes in remuneration and rewards systems in Europe. Here is what Eurofound says: The use of supplementary employee reward systems has become a well-established practice in Europe. These are schemes used by companies to reward performance and motivate…

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Call for tender: Project: “Promoting Trade Union strategies to increase the effectiveness of EWC’s and social dialogue in the European Tissue Paper Industry”

Thursday 22 September 2016

Call for tender: UNI EUROPA is recruiting a consultant to carry out a research led activity part of an EU funded project under the title “Promoting Trade Union strategies to increase the effectiveness of EWC’s and social dialogue in the European Tissue Paper Industry- VS/2015/0368 Find out more here

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UNI Commerce seminar for young labour movement leaders

Tuesday 20 September 2016

T-shirts that are sold in Berlin or New York are made in Vietnam, Turkey and Colombia, under often terrible and inhuman working conditions. Ever since the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory in Bangladesh in April 2013, that killed more than a thousand workers, the public has turned its attention to the garment industry and…

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Hairdressing sector social partners raise strong concerns on skin-testing

Tuesday 20 September 2016

On 20 September 2016, UNI Europa Hair & Beauty together with Coiffure EU, the representative social partners in Personal Services Social Dialogue’s Committee, wrote to the Commissioner responsible regarding the process of “Self-testing for contact sensitization to hair dyes”. The social partners are adamant that the responsibility of the manufacturers cannot be shifted to the…

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