Feb. 16, 2017
What does it take to make the union stronger ? Actively addressing workers’ issues, reputation and dedication of trade union shopstewards and union leadership and of course more members
Jan. 26, 2017
Parliamentarians from all European countries expressed their concerns with regard to the “lower significance and changing role of trade unions” which “could further increase social and economic inequalities”
Dec. 19, 2016 (December 2016) To coincide with a meeting of the EU-Georgia Association Council, trade unions have raised a wide range of concerns on social issues. In particular, unions want to see a much higher minimum wage set by law and with proper enforcement mechanisms. The current minimum wage is extremely low with no real labour inspectorate to ensure implementation.
Dec. 19, 2016
The main discussion centered around pay. Many workers, including public service workers have not seen decent pay increases over many years.
Dec. 14, 2016
At the Plenary Meeting 2016 held on 2 December, EPSU and HOSPEEM celebrated the tenth anniversary of the Sectoral Social Dialogue Committee for the Hospital and Health Care Sector (SSDC HS).
Dec. 12, 2016
The ETUC organized a meeting to consider with confederations and European Federations the progress which has been made in the social dialogue and how to continue.