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A workers’ perspective on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and surveillance

Wednesday 10 March 2021

Since the outbreak of the pandemic, there has been a dramatic increase in the use of surveillance tools invading workers’ homes as they have to work remotely. This has gone hand in hand with the acceleration of the trend towards the use of artificial intelligence at work and raises ethical, transparency, accountability and privacy concerns….

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Collective bargaining for fair wages

Thursday 29 October 2020

The EU Commission has published its proposal for an EU Directive on fair minimum wages and collective bargaining in the EU. Oliver Roethig, Regional Secretary of UNI Europa, said the following: “This proposal shows progress on non-binding aspirations but is thin on concrete progress for working people. It needs to be seriously amended to make…

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Worker involvement in managing the Covid-19 crisis

Thursday 2 July 2020

Joint statement of the European Trade Union Confederation ETUC and the European Trade Union Federations industriAll Europe, UNI Europa, EFFAT, EPSU, ETF, EFBWW (PDF) Time is running out: concrete and rapid actions needed to enforce rights to worker involvement in anticipating and managing the COVID-19 crisis impact. Three months after the COVID-19 health crisis hit…

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