June 10, 2020

The social case for the EU’s Financial Transaction Tax

On 9 October 2012, the Economic and Financial Affairs Council of the EU discussed the introduction of a comprehensive system of financial transaction taxes. Eleven EU member states expressed their support for the system through the use of the “Enhanced Cooperation Procedure” in the Lisbon Treaty. A... Find out more

June 10, 2020

Training European young trade union leaders (24-28 February 2015)

During the last week of February, 24 young trade union leaders from 12 countries participated to the... Find out more

June 10, 2020

Commission gives green light for financial transactions tax

The European Commission adopted on 23 October a proposal for a Council Decision which will allow the... Find out more

June 10, 2020

The ETUI is launching it’s brand new online learning platform: register now!

The Education department is officially launching today it’s new online learning platform, where trade unionists across Europe can register... Find out more

June 10, 2020

Time for a makeover for EU takeovers

The latest issue of the ETUI’s Worker Participation news bulletin was published on 19 November. The editorial lead article written by the... Find out more

June 10, 2020

ETUI-ETUC Crossroads conference to debate new social start for Europe

After years of harsh austerity policies, the European Union remains confronted with anaemic growth, high unemployment, rising poverty and... Find out more

June 10, 2020

Report: steering labour migration policies into the right lane

The face of European labour migration has changed quite radically over the last decades and needs a new policy approach on the part of... Find out more

June 10, 2020

European Citizens’ Initiatives: strengths and limits of a new form of direct democracy

Since 2012 European citizens have gained the right to place a topic on the European agenda provided they succeed in collecting one million... Find out more