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23/03/2021 News

Democracy at work to counterbalance short-term management decisions

Article in “Le Monde”: Three authors plead for a stronger presence of employees on boards of directors, in order to counter the short-termism of shareholders.

12/03/2021 News

Brexit: Good news - EWCs must still be informed and consulted

Central Arbitration Committee (CAC) decides that EWCs must be informed & consulted in the event of national collective redundancies when at least two countries are concerned.

10/03/2021 Press release

Pressure grows for EU law on global corporate accountability

Pressure is mounting on the EU to legislate to hold EU businesses accountable for violations of human rights and environmental standards across the world.

19/02/2021 News

Call to action: Whistleblower protection across the EU

EUROCADRES organises a webinar about why the transposition of this EU Directive matters to you! Whistleblowing to protect journalists’ sources, workers’ rights, vulnerable communities during COVID-19 and the environment.

11/02/2021 News

EWCs to get prepared for Brexit

At least 2,400 representatives of UK workers in EWCs and SEs are uncertain about their future. The impacts of Brexit on EWC need to be addressed now to anticipate and manage changes in a socially responsible manner.

25/01/2021 News

Dossier on the transformation of work available

Social Europe & the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung project are running a project on the transformation of work, whose final dossier is now available for free download.

18/01/2021 News

European Parliament takes up ETUC demands for a new framework on ICP

The European Parliament adopted a resolution on a strong social Europe for just transitions and took up the ETUC’s call on a new EU framework on information, consultation and board-level representation.

30/11/2020 News

Mobilisation week - You've made it a real success!

Large participation, great coverage and to the point contributions: The ETUC/ETUF week of mobilisation for more democracy at work.

17/11/2020 News

The European Week of Mobilisation for Democracy at Work

The ETUC and the European Trade Union Federations will run a week of mobilisation for More Democracy at Work from Monday 23 November to Friday 27 November.

12/11/2020 News

Labour is not a commodity – Isabelle Schömann on Global Supply Chains

On 6 October ETUC Confederal Isabelle Schömann spoke about Global Supply Chains at an event organised by the German Presidency.

16/10/2020 News

Petition "More Democracy at Work is a must!"

We need urgent actions while COVID-19 related massive restructurings are already taking place. The fundamental right of Democracy at work has to be enforced now more than ever. Sign the petition.

13/10/2020 News

Outcomes of the video conference of ministers of employment and social policy

During yesterday’s Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council (EPSCO), EU ministers for employment and social affairs discussed worker participation and support for workers in restructuring.

12/10/2020 Press release

Labour ministers must give workers a say over companies’ Covid restructuring

EU labour ministers meeting tomorrow are being urged to send a clear message to c

01/10/2020 News

Recording on this year's EWC Conference online

Have you missed this year's EWC conference? Watch the recording of this year's EWC conference online.

01/09/2020 News

Joint strategy for more democracy at work

The European Trade Union Federations (ETUFs) and the ETUC have initiated a joint strategy for More Democracy at Work. Workers’ interests must be heard at all times.

30/06/2020 News

Statement on worker involvement in managing the Covid-19 crisis

The ETUC & European Trade Union Federations have sent their second letter to Commissioner Schmit. Find here our position on worker involvement in managing the Covid-19 crisis.