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| Whistleblowing

French Senate threatens to undermine European Whistleblower Protection Directive

Amendments to the Sylvain Waserman bill leaves whistleblowers without crucial protection

| Digitalisation | Employment

How the French presidency can deliver for European workers

As Emmanuel Macron outlines his presidency priorities, a just transition must be central to French efforts. Copyright – Euractiv On December 9th, French President Emmanuel Macron unveiled the priorities of…

| Employment | Occupational health and safety

Progress as European Commission delivers protections for platform workers

  Many of the calls from trade unions are answered as draft directive outlines how platforms will be held to account Today, December 9 2021, the Proposal for a Directive…

| 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.

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| Migration

Do not forget the skilled migrants

Employment is a key part of the integration process. A large part of the refugees entering Europe hold a higher education degree.

| Trade secrets

Trade secrets trialogue a blow for workers’ mobility

Yesterday (15.12.2015) the Council, Commission and Parliament representatives gathered for the fourth trialogue meeting to conclude the trade secrets negotiations. The negotiating MEPs have assured that it will not have effects…

| Trade secrets

Trade secrets trialogues continue: open letter to the negotiators

Trilogue negotiations on the Commission’s proposal for a Trade Secrets Directive: legal uncertainty endangers access to information and worker mobility To: Ms. Constance Le Grip, MEP Rapporteur; Mr Georges Friden,…

| Mobility | Skills & qualifications

With Fair Mobility Towards More Mobility

Migrant EU workers are mostly highly educated and, in terms of qualifications, available evidence indicates that the key problem is the recognition of their professional qualifications. This is confirmed by a newly published study of the Commission.

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| Migration | Mobility

EU Must Increase Intra-EU Mobility

Intra EU mobility is too low. Voluntary use of the freedom of mobility must be promoted and the European Commission, Council and Parliament have to direct attention to this task.
“Real Freedom of Mobility” is the name of the recently adopted position for one of three priority themes of Eurocadres, addressing the issue.

Eurocadres’ Office closed 23-24 November

Due to the current security situation in Brussels the office of Eurocadres will remain closed on 23-24 November. To get in touch with the Secretariat please use e-mails on our Contact…

Eurocadres Stands in Solidarity with Paris

Eurocadres expresses its solidarity with the people of France.
Our thoughts go to the people of Paris and our friends in the French trade unions.

| 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…