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| Digitalisation | Employment

Building back better through the European recovery fund

Eurocadres outlines how the fund can enable a just recovery post-COVID in European Forum event.

Martin speaking during Congress 2021

After 8 years at the helm, Martin Jefflén’s presidency ends during our sixth congress

At the conclusion of his second term in office, Martin Jefflén departs Eurocadres for a new venture in trade unionism

Nayla Glaise elected as new Eurocadres President

A French national and UGICT-CGT member, Ms Glaise received an overwhelming majority from Eurocadres members.

| Event | General

Leading Responsibly – Congress adopts ambitious policy programme to meet the challenges facing European professionals and managers

Today Eurocadres members outlined the trade union’s vision for the future of work in Europe, during our 6th congress in Madrid, Spain.

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| Digitalisation | Employment

European Parliament adopts resolution on the use of AI in law enforcement

In a decisive majority, the European Parliament calls for a ban on the use of facial recognition in public places by law enforcement.

| Employment | Migration

Blue Card Directive voted through the European Parliament

This week, Eurocadres spoke with Euronews’ on the importance of the directive.

| Digitalisation | Working conditions

Changes needed to protect digital labour platform workers

As part of the second-stage consultation of European social partners, we reaffirm the need for further EU action to ensure basic labour standards and rights to platforms’ workers.

| General

Staffing changes within the Eurocadres Secretariat

Kevin Flynn joins as new Communications and Policy Officer, while Head of EU Affairs, Janina Mackiewicz, departs after 7 years at Eurocadres.

| Occupational health and safety | Psychosocial risks

Necessary action absent in new Commission strategy on health & safety

The new directive on psychosocial risks which is needed is lacking in the new EU Occupational Health & Safety Strategic Framework 2021-2027.

| Whistleblowing

Role of trade unions in setting up internal whistleblowing channels

Eurocadres launched a new guide for trade unions and employers on setting up internal whistleblowing channels.

| Event | Whistleblowing

Speak – Listen – Whistle UP!

Eurocadres is organising a launch of the new guide on internal whistleblowing channels that can be used by trade unions and employers.

| Digitalisation | Event

First anniversary of the framework agreement on digitalisation

The European cross-sectoral social partners concluded in June 2020 a new autonomous framework agreement on digitalisation. Eurocadres will in a series of 4 workshops discuss strategies for implementation of the agreement with its member organisations.

| Whistleblowing

New civil society monitor on the EU Whistleblowing Directive

Eurocadres in partnership with the Whistleblowing International Network (WIN) and Transparency International Europe are delighted to announce the development and launch of a new online platform to monitor transposition and implementation of the EU Directive on Whistleblowing (2019/1937) across Europe.

| Whistleblowing

New online tool on whistleblowing for trade unions

Eurocadres has developed an online self-learning tool for trade union representatives about whistleblowing channels in workplaces.