PRESS RELEASES

European trade unions set out workers’ concerns

The European Commission this week proposed a “Services Package” of measures aimed at “making it easier” to provide services across Europe. European trade unions note that the Services Package shows improvements, but does not address...

EU to pay Libya to keep refugees out of Europe

Commenting on the outcome of the Valletta informal Summit, ETUC General Secretary Luca Visentini said “The EU has decided to pay Libya, with a Government that controls only  a part of the country, to keep...

22 KESK trade unionists released from prison in Turkey: a “temporary victory” for trade...

Brussels, 24/11/2009 For the most part they are members of the Confederation of Public Sector Trade Unions (KESK) and members of its teachers’ union Eğitim-Sen. Many of them hold important posts within their trade union,...

Joint Statement of ETUC, ITUC, TURK-IS, HAK-IS, DISK, KESK

Following the visit of ETUC and ITUC to Ankara on 12-13 October 2016 A joint ITUC and ETUC delegation visited Ankara on 12 and 13 October 2016. Representing the International and European trade union movement, our...