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Budget line "Information and training measures for workers' organisations"

The Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Integration of the European Commission has published a new call for proposals VP2020/02 for workers' organisations. Further information:

EZA-Member EUROFEDOP on the Corona crisis

Read here the statement and demands of EUROFEDOP (European Federation of Public Service Employees) on the Corona crisis

Seminars in April 2020

Note that, due to the current Corona outbreak, all the seminars that were planned to take place in April 2020 are going to be postponed. As soon as we have further information we'll inform you.

Disponibilité limitée au secrétariat d'EZA

Par mesure de protection contre la propagation du virus corona, le secrétariat d'EZA ne dispose plus de personnel. Veuillez nous contacter par e-mail.

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.