Home care workers campaign against threat of cuts

Netherlands
Around 3000 home care workers gathered in the Hague on 8 November to protest against the adoption of a new law on long-term care which would lead to cuts in public spending, closure of care centres and loss of jobs. The demonstrators handed in more than 159.000 signatures to protect care services and plan a further petition if the legislation is passed. [Read more at > EPSU (EN)->http://www.epsu.org/a/10929] [And at > FNV Abvakabo (NL)->http://www.abvakabofnv.nl/over-ons/nieuws/nieuwsoverzicht/2014/11/ruim-159000-handtekeningen-voor-goede-zorg/]

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