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ETUC condemns 'LGBT free zone' in Poland

Jul 24 2019, 11:35    ETUC

ETUC condemns 'LGBT free zone' in Poland dmelli@etuc.org Wed, 24/07/2019 - 13:35 The European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) is appalled that Polish newspaper Gazeta Polska distributed today ‘LGBT free zone’ stickers. Doing so could create unnecessary divisions and conflicts in workplaces and in society, as demonstrated by the violence against members of the LGTB community on Saturday. Producing such stickers could lead people to break the law by discriminating on grounds of …


  • ETUC asks new Commission President to build democratic alliance in Parliament and involve social partners in drafting work programme    ETUC ETUC asks new Commission President to build democratic alliance in Parliament and involve social partners in drafting work programme jscola@etuc.org Tue, 16/07/2019 - 19:36 “Considering the tiny majority Ursula von der Leyen got in Parliament", said Luca Visentini, General Secretary of the …
  • No to walls, No to Italy outside Schengen, Yes to free movement of people    ETUC No to walls, No to Italy outside Schengen, Yes to free movement of people dmelli@etuc.org Fri, 05/07/2019 - 11:44 The European Trade Union Confederation supports the Friuli Venezia Giulia-Slovenia Interregional Trade Union Council and Italian and Slovenian civil society in opposing border closure.
  • ETUC on EU Top Jobs    ETUC ETUC on EU Top Jobs dmelli@etuc.org Wed, 03/07/2019 - 11:35 ETUC General Secretary Luca Visentini today called on the European Parliament, in its discussions and votes in the oncoming weeks, to support democracy and a more just and sustainable Europe. "I congratulate David Sassoli on his election …
  • ETUC on EU Top Jobs Agreement    ETUC ETUC on EU Top Jobs Agreement dmelli@etuc.org Wed, 03/07/2019 - 11:35 ETUC General Secretary Luca Visentini today called on the European Parliament, in its discussions and votes in the oncoming weeks, to support democracy and a more just and sustainable Europe. “Europe is facing a social, …
  • Free Carola Rackete – saving lives is heroic not criminal    ETUC Free Carola Rackete – saving lives is heroic not criminal jscola@etuc.org Sat, 29/06/2019 - 16:12 The European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) condemned the arrest today by the Italian authorities of Carola Rakete, the captain of the Sea Watch ship rescuing migrants at risk of drowning in …
  • Free Carola Rakete – saving lives is heroic not criminal    ETUC 29.06.2019 Press release Free Carola Rakete – saving lives is heroic not criminal The European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) condemned the arrest today by the Italian authorities of Carola Rakete, the captain of the Sea Watch ship rescuing migrants at risk of drowning in the Mediterranean. …
  • Workers' voice - The ETUC newsletter - June 2019    ETUC Workers' voice - The ETUC newsletter - June 2019 dmelli@etuc.org Fri, 28/06/2019 - 14:54 Dear Readers, We have just published theJune 2019 edition of theETUC newsletter. To read the document, pleaseclick here. Enjoy!
  • Industry 2030 report is a step towards just transitions    ETUC Industry 2030 report is a step towards just transitions rtschernitz@etuc.org Thu, 27/06/2019 - 13:01 Climate change and digitalisation are among challenges which must be dealt with in a socially fair way according to a new EU report on the future of industry. The European Commission is today …