2020 EPSU Collective Bargaining News October no.19


  • Italy: Employers finally ratify private health sector agreement
  • Netherlands: Health and care unions demand implementation of protective equipment rules
  • Austria: Negotiations deliver 1000 extra jobs in healthcare in Vienna
  • Switzerland: Union organises actions on health and childcare
  • Sweden: Municipal union sets out key negotiating demands
  • Spain: Unions call for urgent action on jobs in central government
  • UK: Unions aim for catch-up pay rise
  • Greece: Public services confederation calls 24-hour strike
  • Ireland: Potential strike action in two long-running disputes
  • France: Health and social care unions plan strike action
  • Portugal: Nurses' union demonstrates over careers, pay and promotion
  • Europe: ETUC says 84-year wait for equal pay unless action taken