European Federation of Food, Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions
Together for decent work and fair pay from farm to fork

EFFAT and ACV-CSC support IDWF "My Fair Home" campaign


Brussels,16 June 2016: Today marks International Domestic Workers Day! ACV-CSC and EFFAT are joining the global IDWF My Fair Home Campaign on the occasion of the 5th anniversary of the adoption of the ILO Convention C 189 for domestic workers. Employers of domestic workers are asked to make a pledge to ensure decent work for domestic workers. EFFAT will soon launch a specific campaign asking trade union staff and members who employ domestic workers at their home to join the pledge.

For more information please contact:

Kerstin Howald
EFFAT Tourism Sector Secretary

In the picture:

Karin Pape, IDWF Coordinator Europe
Pia Stalpaert, ACV-CSC President
Kerstin Howald, EFFAT Tourism Sector Secretary

EFFAT is the European Federation of Food, Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions. As a European Trade Union Federation representing 120 national trade unions from 35 European countries, EFFAT defends the interests of more than 22 million workers towards the European Institutions, European employers’ associations and transnational companies. EFFAT is a member of the ETUC and the European regional organisation of the IUF.