2020 EPSU Collective Bargaining News January 02


  • Europe: European Commission launches fair wage consultation
  • Ukraine: International support for campaign against labour reforms
  • Hungary: Union action on pay on day of culture
  • Germany: Union makes major breakthrough on nurse staffing
  • Portugal: Unions to take action on pay
  • Ireland: School secretaries suspend industrial action to return to talks
  • UK: Northern Irish health workers suspend action to ballot over offer
  • Netherlands: Disappointing start to negotiations for maternity nurses
  • Italy: Unions make progress in private health negotiations
  • Spain: Unions welcome implementation of pay rise
  • Norway and Sweden: Unions focus on green issues in church agreements
  • Austria: Health unions stick to aim of 35-hour week