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The European Region of the Media, Entertainment & Arts sector of Union Global Union (UNI MEI), represents over 70 unions and guilds in the media, entertainment and arts sector in Europe. The membership of its affiliates includes technicians, screenwriters, film directors and other workers in broadcasting, cinema, theatre as well as in visual arts.
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Work-Life-Balance 4.0: Challenges in a time of digitalisation

Tuesday 11 October 2016

The European Sunday Alliance, with the support of a number of organisations including UNI Europa, is organising a conference on Work-Life-Balance 4.0 – Challenges in a Time of Digitalisation on 15 November 2016. Register at: www.europeansundayalliance.eu/digitalisation Programme of the conference Opening Luca Jahier, President of Group III, European Economic and Social Committee Evelyn Regner, MEP,…

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New website: Roadmap on Carcinogens

Monday 10 October 2016

Today, a new website went online to enable workers to find out more about cancer risks at work and the dangers of exposure to carcinogens. Every year, more than 100,000 people die in Europe as a result of working with carcinogens. The new site: www.roadmaponcarcinogens.eu highlights the need to limit exposure to cancer-causing agents. ‘At UNI…

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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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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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EU copyright reform – First good step to empower creators – wrong way on cultural diversity

Wednesday 14 September 2016

Entertainment unions affiliated to UNI Global Union and its European region UNI Europa welcome the Commission’s proposal on “copyright in the Digital Single Market” as a constructive proposal for discussion with Parliament and Council to reform EU copyright rules. Trade unions applaud the Commission’s courage recognising the need to take legal measures that can empower…

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