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| Whistleblowing

Trade union trainings on whistleblower protection

Eurocadres will offer its member organisations a number of training seminars on the issue of whistleblower protection which will take place this year and beginning of 2020.

| Employment | Mobility

European Labour Authority agreement welcomed

Eurocadres broadly welcomes today’s provisional agreement between the European Commission, the European Parliament and the Council to support the Commission’s proposal to set-up a European Labour Authority (ELA).

| Employment

ILO supporting a Brighter Future for Work

The international Labour Organisation’s (ILOs) Global Commission on the Future of Work has published a new report titled: ‘Working for a Brighter Future’¸ addressing the unprecedented challenges and changes taking…

| Whistleblowing

New petition on whistleblower protection

Sign the new petition for a strong whistleblower protection direction. Eurocadres is teaming up with WeMove.EU to demand improvements in the directive.

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| Trade secrets

Real mobility for professionals

As Eurocadres has emphasized during the past year, the proposed trade secrets definition and limitation period are a threat to real freedom of mobility for professionals.

| Digitalisation | Employment

The Single Market Strategy will have a big impact on the labour market

The Single Market Strategy was presented by the Commission Vice President Jyrki Katainen and Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska on 28 October 2015. The Strategy aims at creating a deeper and fairer…

| Digitalisation | Education & Training

The Commission Work Programme focuses further on growth and jobs

The Commission published its new Work Programme for 2016 on 27 October 2015 setting out 23 key initiatives across the Commission’s 10 political priorities. Eurocadres, representing professional and managerial staff, is…

| Trade secrets

Safeguards for workers, journalists and public authorities

Joint NGO letter on Trade Secrets Directive calls on EU Parliament to defend safeguards for workers, journalists and public authorities.

French delegation
| General

Declaration of French Delegates to General Assembly

The French Delegation of six trade union member organisations presented its joint declaration to the General Assembly on 20 October 2015. The declaration can be read hereafter in French. (Google…

| Migration | Mobility

Real Freedom of Mobility

Only addressing the posting of workers directive and social security coordination is not good enough. There are many more issues that need to be addressed.

ICT2015 in Lisbon
| Digitalisation

Digitalisation is taking over

The European Commission organised its biggest digital event of the year, ICT2015, with more than 7000 participants in Lisbon. The biggest aims and challenges for the digital era are how to create growth and jobs. Many talk about the 900.000 unfilled vacancies and skills mismatch in Europe, which were also mentioned at the event.

| General

New face of Eurocadres

–With the new website, logo and visual identity we have better tools to be a strong voice for the interests of professionals and managers in Europe, says Martin Jefflén, President…

| Education & Training

SMEs in Europe: key competencies for enhanced employability

There are 21.6 million SMEs accounting the 99.8% of all European enterprises, employing 88,8 million people with an added value of more than 3,5 trillion euro.

| Skills & qualifications

European competence for Supervision

An open European labour market needs Europe-wide recognition of diplomas which allows real opportunities and perspectives for professionals.