Now available in Polish: The book on “Conditions and Criteria for Social Dialogue in Europe – the Workers’ Perspective“ published

The Aachen-based publishing house Shaker has released a German version of the book that provides the first ever comprehensive analysis of the conditions and quality criteria which are required for a successful Social Dialogue in Europe.

The book is based on a study that was conducted by the European Centre for Workers’ Questions (EZA) in close coordination with the HIVA research institute of the...

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Seminars in April 2018

The future of Europe – the social dimension

04.04. – 06.04.2018, Utrecht / Netherlands

CNV (Christelijk Nationaal Vakverbond)

Contact: Hester Houwing


"Strengthening social dialogue – shaping European integration": special project for workers' organisations in the Western Balkans

[6th working group of the special project]

12.04. – 13.04.2018, Budapest / Hungary


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Conference of HIVA "On the road. Economic and legal aspects of the road transport sector in Europe"

On 26 March 2018 the KU Leuven Research Institute for Work and Society (HIVA) organises a conference on the economic and legal aspects of the road transport sector in Europe in collaboration with the European Centre for Workers’ Questions EZA and ACV – CSC Transcom. The social dimension of the current legislative framework as well as of the recent proposal of the European Commission will be...

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New intern at EZA

Juliette Gille-Vignale is from France and has been studying political science for three years at the "Sciences Po" College of Political Science in Rennes, France. Her degree course is called "Politics and Society", with a special focus on social sciences. As part of her studies, she has been doing an eight-week internship at the European Centre for Workers' Questions (EZA) since 19 February 2018. ...

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Seminar: The Future of Europe – the social dimension – 5 and 6 April 2018, Utrecht, the Netherlands

The Christian National Trade Union Federation of the Netherlands (CNV), with the assistance of the World Organisation of Workers (WOW), in cooperation with the European Centre for Workers’ Questions (EZA) and with the support of the European Union, have the pleasure to inform you about a two-day seminar on:

“The Future of Europe – the social dimension”

In 2017, Juncker launched a discussion on...

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125 years of Rerum Novarum

EZA's annual report 2016

EZA Contributions to Social Dialoge