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Maddalena Colombi
m.colombi@effat.org

Trade unions support Action for Climate

Trade unions support Action for Climate

Seven European trade unions are supporting the global day of protest being staged by young people against climate change on Friday: ETUC, EFJ, EFBWW, EPSU, EFFAT, ETF and IndustriAll (representing workers in energy intensive industries). Greta Thunberg, the...

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...

Tourism is growing and workers deserve their fair share!

Tourism is growing and workers deserve their fair share!

7 November marks European Tourism Day. Today, once again, the EU champions one of the most rapidly expanding sectors of the European economy, accounting for 10% of global Gross Domestic Product (GDP), 7% of world exports and one in ten jobs worldwide. Tourism is one...

The EU Sugar market crisis– EFFAT & CEFS respond

The EU Sugar market crisis– EFFAT & CEFS respond

EFFAT, representing employees of the EU sugar sector, and CEFS, representing EU sugar manufacturers, unite to sound the alarm about the extreme crisis on the European sugar market. EU white sugar prices are now at their lowest since records began over twelve years...

Events

Apr 24
ETUC Steering Committee
Brussels - Boulevard Roi Albert 2 5
Apr 29
EFFAT Domestic workers meeting
European Federation of Trade Unions in the Food, Agriculture and Tourism - 130A Avenue Louise, 1050 Bruxelles
Apr 30
EFFAT Womens’ Committee
EESC - Room JDE/60 Rue Belliard 99, 1040

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