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Call for tender: do you want to help promote Decent Work through Public Procurement?

Thursday 9 September 2021

UNI Europa Property Services have two calls for tender open in the context of their PROCURFAIR project: Promoting Decent Work through Public Procurement in Cleaning and Private Security Services. A 40-page country report on public procurement practices in the industrial cleaning and private security sectors in Italy A 40-page country report on public procurement practices…

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EU Commission must restore social partner autonomy

Tuesday 7 September 2021

A ruling by the European Court of Justice has highlighted the need for decisive action to rehabilitate EU social dialogue. The ruling, announced last week, concerns a case brought by the European Federation of Public Service Unions (EPSU) which challenged Barroso Commission-era efforts to undermine social partner autonomy at EU level. By finding the process…

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Newsletter – September 2021

Thursday 2 September 2021

Forward Through Collective Bargaining   Forward through collective bargaining September 2021 #AmazonPanopticon Our recent report entitled The Amazon Panopticon, sheds light on the intrusive and all-encompassing Amazon worker surveillance systems. It is now available in 9 languages. This month, we will be releasing an animation on the same topic. Over the summer, Amazon also opened its…

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Beating back fire-and-rehire through organising

Wednesday 25 August 2021

A fresh win for workers and their union GMB provides key insight into how organising can successfully halt employer offensives. Workers at a commercial laundry company in Derby (United Kingdom) beat back the threat of ‘fire-and-rehire’ and have come out of the conflict stronger than ever, giving themselves the tools to get an ever-fairer share…

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