Hands off our right to strike!

Today (18 February) the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) will stage a worldwide action day in defence of the globally regulated right to strike.The right to strike is the last resort for workers, enabling them to demand reasonable working conditions.

Europe needs more and better jobs

Two challenges are facing Europe today: fighting the high unemployment rate and social dumping and creating more jobs. What is the French-Swedish approach on how to achieve this ?

LO creates alliances for a social protocol through Treaty change

"I am happy that the Prime Minister accepted my initiative to arrange a meeting to create alliances with the countries where the issue of a social protocol is important", Karl-Petter Thorwaldsson says in an interview, referring to a meeting that will take place between social democratic political and trade union leaders from Sweden, Germany and Austria next week.

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