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Just transition vital to EU zero emissions ambition

Dec 13 2019, 12:45    ETUC

Just transition vital to EU zero emissions ambition dmelli@etuc.org Fri, 13/12/2019 - 13:45 The ETUC is bitterly disappointed that EU has not adopted unanimously a carbon neutrality target for 2050. "Poland should have embraced the zero emissions target. It would have helped to convince workers and communities in Poland and elsewhere if the European Commission had included earlier this week a comprehensive and ambitious Just Transition strategy, with fulldetails of the mechanism and fund, with …


  • ETUC call on EU leaders to push for justice for murdered Maltese journalist    ETUC ETUC call on EU leaders to push for justice for murdered Maltese journalist jscola@etuc.org Thu, 12/12/2019 - 12:06 ETUC supports the European and International Federations of Journalists and other organisations who have called on EU leaders meeting today to push the Prime Minister of Malta to …
  • National UPdates n°15 - December 2019    ETUC National UPdates n°15 - December 2019 dmelli@etuc.org Thu, 12/12/2019 - 10:49 Dear readers,
  • ETUC on European Green Deal    ETUC ETUC on European Green Deal jscola@etuc.org Wed, 11/12/2019 - 14:21 Commenting on the ‘European Green Deal’ announced today, Luca Visentini, ETUC General Secretary said “With Europe facing a climate emergency, we welcome the Commission bringing forward ambitious climate action. …
  • Another delay in renewing EU health and safety strategy would put lives at risk    ETUC Another delay in renewing EU health and safety strategy would put lives at risk ljames@etuc.org Tue, 10/12/2019 - 09:45 With the EU strategic framework for health and safety at work expiring in 2020, the first discussions on a new strategy will take place today at the European Employment, Social …
  • Joint statement: Stronger EU chemicals policy needed to stop workplace cancer    ETUC Joint statement: Stronger EU chemicals policy needed to stop workplace cancer ljames@etuc.org Mon, 09/12/2019 - 15:13 The European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) together with the European Consumers Organisation (BEUC) and the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) have come together to call on the …
  • Joint statement: Strengthen EU chemicals policy to protect workers and environment    ETUC Joint statement: Strengthen EU chemicals policy to protect workers and environment ljames@etuc.org Mon, 09/12/2019 - 15:13 The European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) together with the European Consumers Organisation (BEUC) and the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) have come together to call on …
  • ETUC tells COP25: Climate change is a risk to workers    ETUC ETUC tells COP25: Climate change is a risk to workers ljames@etuc.org Tue, 03/12/2019 - 15:32 Climate change is creating and exacerbating risks to workers, the ETUC warned delegates at the United Nation’s climate change conference (COP) today. On the second day of the event in Madrid, the …
  • Workers' voice - The ETUC newsletter - November 2019    ETUC Workers' voice - The ETUC newsletter - November 2019 dmelli@etuc.org Thu, 28/11/2019 - 15:16 Dear Readers, We have just published theNovember 2019 edition of theETUC newsletter. To read the document, pleaseclick here. Enjoy!