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EFFAT calls on Perfetti Van Melle to STOP use of child labour

EFFAT calls on Perfetti Van Melle to STOP use of child labour

Gathered at the Executive Committee in Brussels, EFFAT affiliates joined the IUF and strongly called on Perfetti van Melle to immediately stop the use of #childlabour by third party labour and services provider Rahat Corporation. The company should: compensate the...

Happy 1st of May – Fight for people first in a better Europe

Happy 1st of May – Fight for people first in a better Europe

Happy International Workers’ Day! Today it is May Day, the day of all workers united in solidarity. As importantly it is the first day of the month when working people in Europe will go to the most decisive and divisive polls. Between the 23 and 26 May 2019, European...

EFFAT welcomes the new EWC Agreement signed with Ardo

EFFAT welcomes the new EWC Agreement signed with Ardo

After three years of negotiations, EFFAT is pleased to announce the signature of the Ardo European Works Councils Agreement. Ardo is a family owned Belgian Group and a worldwide player of fresh frozen vegetables, herbs and fruit. Ardo has production, packing &...

EFFAT supports #FairTransport in Europe!

EFFAT supports #FairTransport in Europe!

Today transport workers across Europe start their  #FairTransport mobilisation. From 22 to 29 March workers across Europe will carry out a global action, organising pickets, events and rallies to demand decent work in their sector. EFFAT fully backs the European...