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ILO Centenary Declaration commits Governments and employers to full employment and decent work

Jun 21 2019, 17:49    ETUC

ILO Centenary Declaration commits Governments and employers to full employment and decent work dmelli@etuc.org Fri, 21/06/2019 - 19:49 A new UN International Labour Organisation (ILO) Declaration on ‘the Future of Work’ – adopted today at the ILO’s Centenary conference - means that governments and employers must work with trade unions, and redouble their efforts to ensure decent work in a global economy radically changed by free trade and deregulation, digitalisation and …


  • New ILO Convention gives right to work without violence and harassment    ETUC New ILO Convention gives right to work without violence and harassment jscola@etuc.org Fri, 21/06/2019 - 13:29 The European Trade Union Confederation today congratulated trade union representatives at the UN International Labour Organisation for reaching agreement today with governments and …
  • Summit agrees 'strategic agenda' for EU 2019-24    ETUC Summit agrees 'strategic agenda' for EU 2019-24 jscola@etuc.org Thu, 20/06/2019 - 21:37 Commenting on EU Prime Ministers agreeing today a six page ‘Strategic Agenda’ 2019-2024, Luca Visentini, General Secretary of the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) said “I am encouraged …
  • Global report shows workers' rights violated across Europe    ETUC Global report shows workers' rights violated across Europe jscola@etuc.org Wed, 19/06/2019 - 09:04 The International Trade Union Confederation’s ‘Global Rights Index 2019’, published today, says that
  • National UPdates n°13 - June 2019    ETUC National UPdates n°13 - June 2019 dmelli@etuc.org Mon, 17/06/2019 - 11:18 Dear readers, Our latest edition of Workers’ Voice National Updates picks out some interesting examples of how trade union collective bargaining with employers at local and national level achieves real benefits for …
  • ETUC video messages - Europride 2019    ETUC ETUC video messages - Europride 2019 dmelli@etuc.org Thu, 13/06/2019 - 16:42 Euro Pride 2019 -ETUC stands with you Video messages by Ludovic Voet and Isabelle Schömann, ETUC Confederal Secretaries
  • EPSCO conclusions must be a basis for further progress on H&S    ETUC EPSCO conclusions must be a basis for further progress on H&S dmelli@etuc.org Thu, 13/06/2019 - 15:43 The adoption of Council Conclusions on The changing world of work: reflections on new forms of work and implications for the safety and health of workers at today’s EPSCO meeting establishes …
  • ETUC urges EU governments to move rapidly to implement the Work-Life Balance Directive    ETUC ETUC urges EU governments to move rapidly to implement the Work-Life Balance Directive dmelli@etuc.org Wed, 12/06/2019 - 09:42 In advance of tomorrow’s (Thursday 13 June) adoption of the Work-Life Balance Directive by the EU Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council …
  • ETUC on EU economic policy ‘Country Specific Recommendations’    ETUC ETUC on EU economic policy ‘Country Specific Recommendations’ rtschernitz@etuc.org Wed, 05/06/2019 - 15:22 Commenting on today’s economic policy recommendations (‘country specific recommendations’) by the European Commission, Luca Visentini, General Secretary of the …