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Attacks against telecom employees must stop now  

Tuesday 19 May 2020

Joint Statement of the UNI Europa ICTS and the Telecom Industry Representatives The European trade union federation representing telecom workers, UNI Europa ICTS, and the Associations representing the telecoms industry, ETNO and the GSMA, have joined forces to call for swift Institutional action to stop attacks against telecom employees and to promote correct information on…

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Commission’s AI policy: some progress but still too little to protect workers

Thursday 20 February 2020

Editorial by UNI Europa Regional Secretary Oliver Roethig. Yesterday 19 February 2020, the European Commission has published its long-awaited White Paper on Artificial Intelligence (AI). UNI Europa welcomes the White Paper as a further step towards a European AI strategy that considers both the opportunities and risks of AI and should be based on the…

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Digital upskilling for all!

Wednesday 19 February 2020

Telecom social partners UNI Europa and ETNO promoting diversity and digital skills.  On 18 February 2020, the telecom social partners UNI Europa and ETNO kicked off a new project on digital upskilling and diversity. The objective of the new DUFA! Project is to find upskilling pathways targeting especially women and the older workforce in the…

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Shaping the new world of work – how unions should address Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Thursday 12 December 2019

UNI Europa ICTS has published a position paper on Artificial Intelligence that highlights how unions should engage in the debate on AI, especially with regards to collective bargaining. Joining the ongoing European and global debate, UNI Europa ICTS has published a strategic position paper on Artificial Intelligence (AI). Oliver Roethig, UNI Europa Regional Secretary, underlines…

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UGT and Google join forces to train workers from all over Spain in digital skills

Monday 27 May 2019

Google will develop a massive, free and open online course (MOOC) focused on digital skills for professionals, addressing the main tools and topics for digital transformation Google will train (free of charge) 200 UGT union members who will later train other workers in turn. UGT promotes this agreement as a digital training tool for workers…

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