Agriculture

Europe numbers one million agricultural employers who provide work to over 7 million workers. With 15 million farm holdings, in which over 40 million people work, the agriculture sector makes a vital contribution to healthy nutrition, and still plays a key role in the economic, environmental and social policies in Europe. EFFAT activities in the agriculture sector include promoting a sustainable Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), safeguarding employment and fair pay in rural areas, and further developing social dialogue in order to improve working conditions in this sector.

Platform on undeclared work: undeclared work in agriculture

The European Platform tackling undeclared work gathers relevant actors involved in fighting undeclared work. EFFAT has been able to include various activities as well as interventions from its sectors in this platform. For example, kindly find hereunder Mr. Spahn's...

Call for an updated and stronger EU Forest Strategy

Call for an updated and stronger EU Forest Strategy

Acknowledging the report from the European Commission on progress in the implementation of the Forest Strategy the undersigned organizations, representing forest owners, managers, contractors and the forest-based industry, call on the European Commission, Parliament...

Agriculture events

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