EPSU Journalists Network27 February 2008

EPSU Trade Union Journalists Network

3rd EPSU Trade Union Journalists seminar

27 February 2008, ITUH, Room B, Brussels

The 3rd EPSU journalists' network meeting will take place in Brussels, on 27 February 2008. There is also the possibility for the trade union journalists to stay in Brussels on 28 February to cover the “EPSU action day on overcrowding in prisons”.

You are kindly requested to complete and return the attached participation form.

This seminar has two aims;

Section A - EPSU campaigns and subject areas

The seminar will consist of a full briefing for trade union journalists on the following EPSU campaigns:
- The EU wide action day on overcrowding in prisons
- On the proposed EU directive on cross border healthcare
- The campaign for an EU legal framework on public services

Section B - developing the EPSU Communications infrastructure

Seminar participants will be encouraged to share new tools and developments in the areas of;
- Database management
- Web-based communication

Participants will be requested to give national examples of innovate practices in the field of web-based trade union communication.

Please fill in and return the attached participation form by 31 January 2008 at the latest.

The venue of the event will be the International Trade Union House (ITUH), Room B, boulevard du Roi Albert II, 5 - 1210 Brussels.
Contact telephone number is +23 474 98 96 75

The meeting starts at 10.00 and ends at 17.00.

Interpretation has been requested as follows:
Active: English / French / Italian

Passive: Spanish/ German / Portuguese

- Participation Form

- Draft programme (in English, French, German, Spanish and Swedish)

- List of hotels in Brussels