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UNI Europa TAW (temporary agency work) aims to improve the conditions of temporary agency staff and ensure equal treatment for temporary agency workers in Europe.
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Joint Recommendations of the sectoral social partners of the temporary agency work industry

Wednesday 29 April 2020

Protecting workers in the COVID-19 pandemic, safeguarding work and preparing for an inclusive economic and social recovery [download PDF here] The outbreak and acceleration of the COVID-19 pandemic is severely impacting people, labour markets and economies around the world. As European sectoral social partners for the temporary agency work industry, the primary, common goal of…

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Stepping up multinational corporations’ responses to Covid-19

Friday 17 April 2020

[Update 17.04.2020: a supplementary set of joint recommendations by all European trade union federations on compliancy processes regarding the postponing works council meeting has been published. You can consult them in English, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Swedish.]   UNI Europa, has published a set of recommendations to help trade union alliances and…

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The here and now: how we contain the coronavirus pandemic through the service sectors

Friday 13 March 2020

Supermarket workers, homecare workers, postal workers, cleaning workers, workers throughout services sectors now find themselves at the forefront of societies’ efforts to contain the Covid-19 pandemic. If societal responses are to be successful, they must ensure that workers are given the tools to guarantee their safety and that of the general public. “This crisis exposes…

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Call for tender: New research project on “Social Innovation in the temporary agency work industry”

Friday 1 February 2019

In 2019/2020 and as part of their EU Sectoral Social Dialogue Work Programme 2019/2020, the World Employment Confederation-Europe and UNI Europa, the EU sectoral social partners for temporary agency work, will conduct a joint project on “Social Innovation in the temporary agency work industry” (VS/2019/0034) with the financial support of the European Commission/DG Employment. For this project,…

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Joint ETF/UNI Europa statement on violence towards strikers at Amazon

Wednesday 18 July 2018

Whilst Amazon workers are on strike for decent conditions, police respond with violence. Online retailer Amazon has long faced accusations that its warehouses are bad places to work. Now workers are striking to demand change. The European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) and UNI Europa express their solidarity with the Amazon workers on strike in Spain…

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