Regional union organization appeals against pay cuts

Spain
The CCOO trade union confederation’s public sector organizations in the Extremadura region of south west Spain have lodged over 450 appeals against the pay cuts being imposed by the public authorities. This follows similar action at national level. The appeals cover nearly 80,000 workers in the regional administration and local authorities as well as workers in universities. The actions challenge the pay cuts on the basis of the infringement of trade union rights to collective bargaining and the maintenance of pay and employment. [Read more at > FSC-CCOO (ES)->http://www.fsc.ccoo.es/webfsc/menu.do?Inicio:95068]