Gig workers should be able to form unions, says EU commissioner

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Macroeconomic Dialogue at Political Level 7th November 2019 - Speech of Luca Visentini, ETUC General Secretary 2019-11-11 [ETUC]

EESC report points out decline of media freedom in Europe 2019-11-11 [EFJ]

A civil society response to the whistleblower protection directive 2019-11-09 [EFJ]

EU corporate leaders worsening conditions for workers in the US South 2019-11-08 [Morning Star]

ETUC on Autumn Economic Forecast 2019-11-08 [ETUC]

Silence Hate final conference – Changing words, change the world, 18 November, Brussels 2019-11-08 [EFJ]

Leading education event in Nordic countries welcomes international participants 2019-11-06 [EI]

Strabag unions strengthen coordination for negotiations 2019-11-06 [BWI]

Ryanair holds firm on job cuts as grounded aircraft delays worsen 2019-11-04 [Irish Examiner]

Workers' voice - The ETUC newsletter - October 2019 2019-11-01 [ETUC]

EFJ invites journalists’ organisations and media outlets to endorse the ‘Charter on Working Conditions’ 2019-11-01 [EFJ]

How to make journalists’ unions more diverse and inclusive? 2019-11-01 [EFJ]

Google is not above the law 2019-10-30 [EFJ]

Parents in 7 countries to get new rights to paid leave 2019-10-29 [ETUC]

'Johnson's do or die Brexit on 31 October just one of his many lies' 2019-10-28 [TSSA]

Fine companies who refuse gender pay transparency, unions tell Von der Leyen 2019-10-28 [ETUC]

FT reported prime minister was willing to consider diverging from EU standards on the environment and workers’ rights 2019-10-26 [Guardian]

Gig workers should be able to form unions, says EU commissioner 2019-10-26 [Personnel Today]

ETUC response to EU Court ruling 2019-10-25 [ETUC]

ETUC tells Spanish government not to sacrifice workers’ health 2019-10-23 [ETUC]

How a Tory Brexit could finally unite Britain’s workers 2019-10-22 [Guardian]

The Double Standard at Work: European Corporate Investment and Workers' Rights in the American South 2019-10-22 [AFL-CIO]

UNI Global Union of Graphics and Packaging to hold its Global and European conferences 2019-10-21 [UNI Global Union]

Forward together — UNI Europa Commerce ready to organise 2019-10-21 [UNI Global Union]

Brexit: What does the deal say about workers' rights? 2019-10-21 [BBC]

What is the Working Time Directive that Boris and Gove are plotting to scrap? 2019-10-21 [TUC]

End Crazy Brexit Hokey Cokey - Cortes 2019-10-20 [TSSA]

McCluskey: Johnson’s deal confirms he cannot be trusted to protect jobs and rights 2019-10-19 [Unite the union]

Letter To All Labour MPs On Johnson's Brexit Deal 2019-10-19 [TSSA]

ETUC statement on the Brexit deal 2019-10-18 [ETUC]

EFJ calls on EU to enhance protection for journalists 2019-10-18 [EFJ]

Umicore and IndustriALL renew Global Framework Agreement 2019-10-17 [IndustriALL]

TSSA Comment On Johnson Brexit 'Deal' 2019-10-17 [TSSA]

Boris Johnson’s deal would be a disaster for working people, says TUC 2019-10-17 [TUC]

New deal is a ‘huge leap backwards’ 2019-10-17 [Unison]

Over 30 best practices collected during ‘Managing Change in the Media’ project 2019-10-17 [EFJ]

It is high time to rebuild collective bargaining in Europe 2019-10-17 [Equal Times]

Low wages prevent rural development in Eastern Europe 2019-10-16 [BWI]

Unions refer first exploitation cases to new European Labour Authority for investigation 2019-10-16 [ETUC]

EFJ and international organisations demand an end to impunity two years after the assassination of Daphne Caruana Galizia 2019-10-16 [EFJ]

Impassioned plea to Gove on Brexit: Time is running out to prove that you care about the jobs of working peopl 2019-10-10 [Unite the union]

How can we protect vulnerable workers from dangerous substances? 2019-10-10 [EU OSHA]

EU trade unions and employers want ambitious EU industrial strategy 2019-10-10 [ETUC]

Growing concerns among European journalists on political interference on public service media 2019-10-07 [EFJ]

Third Sub regional Women’s Conference for Eastern Europe and Central Asia 2019-10-06 [BWI]

World Day for Decent Work - 7 October 2019 - Invest in Care 2019-10-04 [ETUC]

Trade Union leaders of three EU Association Agreement countries signed the joint statement For more info 2019-10-02 [KVPU]

England Nissan could drop UK Qashqai production in no-deal Brexit - Employs 7000 2019-10-02 [Guardian]

Claims to be the party of the NHS enough to make the blood boil 2019-10-02 [UNISON]

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