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Europe’s service sector: key trends

Monday 27 June 2016

At the ETUI-ETUC Conference ‘Shaping the new world of work – The impacts of digitalisation and robotisation’, UNI Europa Regional Secretary Oliver Roethig today presented a new report on the key findings and debates in academic research on the service sector in Europe. European services are the backbone of European economic and social life, and…

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Trade unions meet in Brussels to plot the future of work in post-BREXIT Europe

Monday 27 June 2016

European trade unions are meeting at an ETUC-ETUI conference in Brussels with the aim of shaping the new world of work in a post-BREXIT Europe. With EU institutions across the European capital still reeling from the outcome of last week’s historic referendum, ILO Executive Director-General Guy Ryder warned of the dangers of ignoring the message…

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UNI Europa campaign against CETA – no time to lose!

Monday 27 June 2016

UNI Europa is campaigning together with the European Trade Union Federations and the ETUC against CETA – the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement- in its current form. We must act now, so please support a series of upcoming actions against CETA. Most importantly, we need YOU, the affiliates, to take action and let your government…

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Union movement will stand up for workers in wake of Brexit

Friday 24 June 2016

In the wake of the results of the UK referendum on EU membership, European trade union leaders called for action to protect the real economy on a difficult day for the UK and for Europe. The European Union should view the result of the British referendum as a chance to kick start action for a…

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UNI Europa Youth stand for right of mobilisation in France

Friday 24 June 2016

UNI Europa Youth, its Steering Committee and its members meeting in Portugal today, expressed their solidarity with the French workers and their affiliates from FORCE OUVRIERE and CGT who are fighting against labour law reforms and restrictions on fundamental rights of freedom such as the right to strike and demonstrate. There have been four months of increasingly strong…

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