2018 August epsucob@NEWS 15


  • UK: Industrial action blocked by anti-strike law
  • Germany: Strikes resume over workloads
  • Spain: Prison unions demand action over violence
  • Italy: Union sets out priorities in meeting with minister
  • Ireland: Strike action back on in social care sector
  • Global: Call for global action on investment in care and decent work
  • Europe: ETUC sets out collective bargaining priorities
  • Europe: EPSU waits for European Commission response to legal challenge
  • Finland: Union calls for childcare legislation to be redrafted
  • Netherlands: Better pay and working conditions for maternity workers
  • Sweden: Survey contrasts workers' views in care and construction sectors
  • Europe: Overview shows wide variations in paternity and parental leave
  • Germany: Positive wage trends in first half of 2018
  • Greece: Union confederation raises key issues with finance minister