Trade union

20 November 2017

Moving forward on the European Pillar of Social Rights: Commission seeks to promote social protection for all

Today the Commission has launched the second round of discussions with trade unions and employers' organisations at the EU level on how to help people in employment and in self-employment have access to social protection and related employment services.
01 December 2016

Clean energy and the construction sector

Published : Thu, 01 Dec 2016 The European construction industry alone provides 18 million direct jobs in Europe and creates 9% of GDP. It has the potential to respond to a number of economic and societal challenges, such as jobs, growth and...
Law enforcement: a forgotten determinant of labour law impact
24 February 2016

Law enforcement: a forgotten determinant of labour law impact

Labour law is the body of rules which regulate the relationships between workers, employers, trade unions, employers' associations and the state. Its aims are manifold, ranging from ensuring workplace protection against accidents and disability to protect...
15 December 2015

Commission creates High Level Expert Group on Energy Intensive Industries

Published : Tue, 15 Dec 2015 Event: 18/12 > 18/12/2015 @ CCAB The High Level Expert Group on Energy Intensive Industries was created by the Commission decision on 26 October 2015. The first meeting of the group will be held on 18 December...
19 November 2015

Work organisation and workplace learning: creating win-win environment

On 19 November 2015, Eurofound, Cedefop and the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) will hold a joint event to present recent findings and initiatives on work organisation and workplace learning. The event will mark the 40 year anniversary of Ce...
27 May 2015

First meeting of the High Level Expert Group on energy-intensive industries

Published : Wed, 27 May 2015 The first meeting of the High Level Group (HLG) on energy-intensive industries will take place today. Discussions will focus on the reform of the Energy Trading System (ETS). Other topics, such as Energ...

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