EFFAT supports #FairTransport in Europe!

Today transport workers across Europe start their  #FairTransport mobilisation. From 22 to 29 March workers across Europe will carry out a global action, organising pickets, events and rallies to demand decent work in their sector. EFFAT fully backs the European...

EFFAT Study on precarious work

The EU is committed to policies intended to make Europe a highly competitive, dynamic, knowledge-based economy within a framework of progressive social rights. However, this ambition does not match what trade unions are seeing on the ground. This study shows that...

A fairer Europe for Workers is one vote away

European Trade union movement puts forward EU elections Manifesto  In the run up of the European elections that are meant to determine the future direction of Europe, the European trade union movement publishes today its manifesto, urging its members to go to the...

REBALANCE Conference

The upcoming REBALANCE Conference eill take place in Berlin on Thursday 28 February and Friday, 1 March 2019. Please find attached:  *   The final programme *   The list of participants *   A location map showing how to get to the restaurant/hotel/venue *   The draft...

EFFAT supports Belgian affiliates in today’s general strike

EFFAT supports today’s general strike organised by the Belgian trade unions FGTB, CSC and CGSLB. The Belgian Interprofessional Agreement for 2019-2020 is currently being negotiated. Although the economy is growing as well as shareholders’ dividends and companies’...