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No co-determination, no social protection: platform-based work

Regardless whether Uber or Deliveroo – platform-based or gig work occurs more and more frequently in the EU. Together with ETUI and CNV from the Netherlands, EZA organised a seminar addressing the complexity and challenges of this new form of work.

EU-Commissioner Nicola Schmit at EZA Conference

High-ranking speakers, discussions and the outlook for a future “Social Deal” in Europe: A short overview of the results of the EZA Conference in Brussels (3 - 4 March 2020).

EZA-Statement about the Brexit

EZA regrets that the United Kingdom leaves the European Union after 47 years of membership and with it a piece of diversity in the EU.

Seminars February/March 2020

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

04.02. – 06.02.2020, Bukarest / RO

MCL / EFAL (Movimento Cristiano Lavoratori / Ente Nazionale per la Formazione e l'Addestramento dei Lavoratori)

Contact: Sergio Silvani and Piergiorgio Sciacqua

E-Mail: efal@mcl.it


Cooperation of workers' organisations and other civil society organisations to raise the…

EZA-News Nr. 4/2019

Topics: EZA kick-off seminar Aachen: Social and ecological transformation for the future

A visit to the EPSC: the think tank for the future of Europe

Values in politics: Interview with Spain's former Interior Minister Zoido

100 years CFTC: french union celebrates anniversary of founding

60 years of social security coordination – from a workers’ perspective

For six decades social security coordination has been part of European Union policy. This is to guarantee that European workers do not lose their security if, for instance, they do not work in their own home country. The "HIVA Research Institute for Work and Society" at KU Leuven has now published a large-scale publication.

EZA-Kick-Off Seminar 2019 in Aachen

These are drastic words, which highlight the enormity of the problem: There cannot be good workplaces on a dead planet. This way, the ecological transformation also reaches the sphere of influence of workers’ organizations. At this year’s kick-off seminar in Aachen on 28 and 29 November, EZA took a closer look at this issue together with Nell-Breuning-Haus (NBH).

EZA-Aktuell no. 3/2019

Topics: Populism vs. Productivity: strong right-winged results are scaring of skilled labour

A safe and healthy workplace: presentation of the EU-OSHA campaign

From the Ruhr-region to Europe: Interview with MEP Dennis Radkte

Inspiration for Tunisia: Delegation from Tunis gets to know the European social dialog

A delegation from Tunis on a visit to Königswinter

European Social Dialogue, Labour Jurisdiction and Digitalisation - just three keywords that the delegation of the Tunis School of Business and Economics (ESSECT) and its partners in the Königswinter employee centre have dealt with.

The educational trip was created through a partnership with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) and is carried out in cooperation with the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES) and the European Centre for Workers' Questions…