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Changes to lorry cabotage will result in driver exploitation and misery warns Unite [Unite the union] 2021-10-16

Attacks to CGIL headquarters in Rome - Message sent by ETUC General Secretary Luca Visentini to CGIL General Secretary Maurizio Landini [ETUC] 2021-10-10

Joint statement on sustainable corporate governance [ETUC] 2021-10-04

Low wages leave 3 million workers without heating [ETUC] 2021-09-23

Electric car revolution risks job loss backlash, unions warn [Reuters] 2021-09-06

Workers get longer holidays with collective bargaining [ETUC] 2021-08-31

Demand for four extra Bank Holidays a year with one added between now and Christmas [Mirror] 2021-08-30

Union explores ways to protect migrant workers in EU [BWI] 2021-08-26

EFJ calls on European governments to expand refugee visa programmes for Afghan journalists [EFJ] 2021-08-16

ETUC comment on the IPCC’s latest report [ETUC] 2021-08-11

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Forbidden stories and beyond: Investigative journalism on the front line across Europe 2021-10-18 [IFJ]

Overhaul of U.K.’s Human Rights Act would include 'mechanism' to 'correct' rulings by the European Court of Human Rights 2021-10-17 [Politico]

Government get the creative industries ‘back on tour’. 2021-10-17 [Equity]

Changes to lorry cabotage will result in driver exploitation and misery warns Unite 2021-10-16 [Unite the union]

ETUC position on the EU strategic framework on health and safety at work 2021-2027 2021-10-16 [ETUC]

SIPTU and CRH sign agreement on establishing works councils across Europe 2021-10-13 [SIPTU]

President’s speech at the EFJ Annual Meeting 2021 Zagreb 2021-10-13 [EFJ]

ETUC urges EU to back global tax deal - and go further in EU 2021-10-12 [ETUC]

Attacks to CGIL headquarters in Rome - Message sent by ETUC General Secretary Luca Visentini to CGIL General Secretary Maurizio Landini 2021-10-10 [ETUC]

World Decent Work Day: Better conditions for journalists working from home 2021-10-08 [EFJ]

ETUC calls on EU Finance Ministers to overturn 2017 decision on tax havens 2021-10-07 [ETUC]

A death blow for the social dialogue as a constitutional mechanism in the EU? 2021-10-04 [Nordic Labour Journal]

Workers' voice - The ETUC newsletter - September 2021 2021-10-04 [ETUC]

Joint statement on sustainable corporate governance 2021-10-04 [ETUC]

European Economic and Social Committee: Media freedom must urgently be enforced across the EU 2021-09-30 [EFJ]

Trust in Media Telework Webinar: Challenges, opportunities and the way forward 2021-09-30 [EFJ]

Call for proposals – Covid fund for journalists’ unions & associations 2021-09-30 [EFJ]

EU takes much-needed action on undocumented workers’ rights 2021-09-30 [ETUC]

National UPdates n°21 - September 2021 2021-09-29 [ETUC]

Revealed: exploitation of meat plant workers rife across UK and Europe 2021-09-28 [The Guardian]

EU must follow Germany on minimum wages 2021-09-28 [ETUC]

EFJ joins call for European Commission to strengthen Rule of Law report 2021-09-23 [EFJ]

Low wages leave 3 million workers without heating 2021-09-23 [ETUC]

MFRR: EU action needed to tackle spyware abuses after Pegasus revelations 2021-09-20 [EFJ]

MFRR partners welcome European Commission’s Recommendation on protection, safety and empowerment of journalists 2021-09-20 [EFJ]

Safety of journalists: EFJ welcomes European Commission’s Recommendation and calls for monitoring of Member States 2021-09-20 [EFJ]

EU platform rules urgent after Dutch defeat for Uber 2021-09-17 [ETUC]

SOTEU: The right soundbites but few solutions 2021-09-17 [ETUC]

MEPs vote to end false self-employment by platforms 2021-09-17 [ETUC]

ETUC response to recommendation on the safety of journalists 2021-09-17 [ETUC]

Accord de ciel ouvert avec le Qatar : La Commission européenne toujours plus ultralibérale ! 2021-09-16 [FO]

EU must join Australia in supporting vaccine waiver 2021-09-10 [ETUC]

MEPs bring down hurdles to pay justice, while others still remain 2021-09-09 [ETUC]

Foresight Report fails to put people at its heart 2021-09-09 [ETUC]

Register for our free training for journalists to enhance their safety 2021-09-08 [EFJ]

Electric car revolution risks job loss backlash, unions warn 2021-09-06 [Reuters]

European Commission needs to fix mess of its own making 2021-09-03 [ETUC]

In Italy, the institutionalised exploitation of migrant domestic workers has been exacerbated by the pandemic 2021-09-03 [Equal Times]

ETUC New Deputy General Secretary 2021-09-02 [ETUC]

Workers get longer holidays with collective bargaining 2021-08-31 [ETUC]

Demand for four extra Bank Holidays a year with one added between now and Christmas 2021-08-30 [Mirror]

Europe’s Far Right Stands for Business Owners, Not Workers 2021-08-29 [Jacobin]

Union explores ways to protect migrant workers in EU 2021-08-28 [BWI]

Union explores ways to protect migrant workers in EU 2021-08-26 [BWI]

Webinar: 'Trust in media: Telework during and after the Covid-19 pandemic' 2021-08-25 [EFJ]

EFJ calls on European governments to expand refugee visa programmes for Afghan journalists 2021-08-16 [EFJ]

Call centre used by UK firms accused of intrusively monitoring home workers 2021-08-12 [The Guardian]

Unions accuse call centre giant Teleperformance of monitoring & surveilling remote workers across Europe; incl. co. comments 2021-08-12 [Business & Human Rights Resource Centre]

ETUC comment on the IPCC’s latest report 2021-08-11 [ETUC]

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