Food

EFFAT represents the interests of over 4.5 million workers across Europe in the food and drink sector. As the largest in Europe, this is a key EU area in terms of workforce, innovation and high quality products. The EFFAT mission is to fight social dumping and reach fair pay and decent working conditions. Through its active participation in the social dialogue at European level, EFFAT negotiates agreements with European employers’ organisations that aim to improve workers’ conditions

Estelle Brentnall
e.brentnall@effat.org

Food workers press for changes in favour of climate protection

Food workers press for changes in favour of climate protection

Second workshop of the project “The bioeconomy and a future biobased food industry and agriculture sector: How can workers’ organisations shape the change?” took place in Venice  on 28 and 29 March The agro-food system across the world needs to respond to emergencies...

An important step closer to a fairer food chain for everyone

An important step closer to a fairer food chain for everyone

Today, Members of the European Parliament strongly voted in favour of promoting a fair food supply chain, delivering on their promise to #CutTheUnfair. The signatories welcome this historic vote for banning unfair trading practices in the food value chain.  This...