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Did you see our new report on organising young workers?

๐Ÿ“ขEPSU's new report shines a light on six innovative initiatives on organising young workers.

Read the report here โ–ถ๏ธ https://bit.ly/3EIN6hS

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โš ๏ธThe UK's largest care home operator has been funnelling cash through tax havens - and reporting artificial losses.

๐Ÿ“ขCICTAR's new report highlights the need for greater accountability and oversight in the care sector

๐Ÿ“‹Read the report here: https://bit.ly/3dzsNb6

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๐Ÿ—“Today is the 10th December #HumanRightsDay!

We remind that labour is not a commodity. Workers have the right to #strike to defend their interests.

"Right to strike: country fact sheets" covers 48 countries and sets out these points:
๐Ÿ”ธwho has the right to call a strike,
๐Ÿ”ธdefinition of a strike,
๐Ÿ”ธwho may participate in a strike,
๐Ÿ”ธprocedural requirements, and
๐Ÿ”ธlegal consequences of participating in a strike.

For more on the right to strike check out EPSU's country fact sheets โ–ถ๏ธ https://bit.ly/3pGoBff

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๐ŸšฐEPSU sent a letter to the MEP Water Group demanding to take the voices of two millions citizens into account.

We remind 3 pillars of the Right2Water European Citizensโ€™ Initiative:
๐Ÿ”ธGuaranteed water and sanitation
๐Ÿ”ธNo liberalisation of water services
๐Ÿ”ธGlobal access to water

See letter here โ–ถ๏ธ https://bit.ly/3oPKnOs

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EPSU #newsletter ๐Ÿ—ž is out: Platform workers, sectoral social dialogue, and a new year!

โš•A joint paper on the European Care Strategy
๐ŸคŸ๐ŸฝOrganising Young Workers: New report
โšก๏ธEuropean Social Partners call for a Just Energy Transition

Read more here โ–ถ๏ธ https://bit.ly/323DfFk

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๐ŸŽ„โ˜ƒ๏ธ2022 is coming - and a #NewYear is a great moment to look back on the big moments of 2021! Welcome to EPSU's #2021Wrapped of fighting for public services workers!

Let's start with 23rd June. EPSU members celebrated Public Service Day with a splash across Europe!

Do not forget to share these great moments and stay tuned๐Ÿ˜‰

https://twitter.com/EPSUnions/status/1473274739816906759?s=20
๐ŸŽžEPSU's retrospective journey continues. The next item in the #2021Wrapped list is on #EnergyCrisis.

๐ŸšจSkyrocketing prices revealed the massive shortcomings of the neoliberal energy system. Over 50 million people live in #EnergyPoverty in Europe!

๐Ÿ“ขEPSU calls for public ownership in the energy sector to ensure people's right to energy.

Watch our video here๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ
https://twitter.com/EPSUnions/status/1473588688382742530?s=20
๐ŸŽžEPSU's #2021Wrapped reminds the Global Day of Action for #CareWorkers - #CAREday21 today.

๐Ÿ‘€Let's have a look at EPSU's symbolic action in front of the #EuropeanCommission.

๐Ÿ‘ฃWe call on European policy-makers to hear the voices behind these empty crocs and to improve working conditions in #care.

โœŠ๐ŸฝOur thanks go to all the health, social care, and other public services workers delivering for all people, not the few.

Watch the video here๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ
https://twitter.com/EPSUnions/status/1473941736552640512?s=20
The last #CollectiveBargaining newsletter of 2021 is out!

๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly: New agreements in central government and for private doctors
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain: Unions unite in calls for more health staff
๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟWales: Many care workers could see a pay rise by 11%
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland: Childcare staffing crisis is driven by low pay
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance: Unions react to another pay freeze for public sector workers

And much more โ–ถ๏ธ https://bit.ly/3swIYP5
๐ŸŽ™Time to unmute!

๐ŸŽ„โ˜ƒ๏ธFor 2022, our #NewYear resolution is to make sure that the voices of 8 million public service workers will be heard loud and clear!

โœŠ๐Ÿฝ EPSU will be fighting for people and the planet now and throughout 2022.

https://twitter.com/EPSUnions/status/1474374480722018330?s=20
New year, new #CollectiveBargaining ๐Ÿ—ž newsletter!

๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands: Pay rises of up to 9% for mental health workers
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUK: Unions pushing for pay rises for drivers in the waste sector
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany: First increase in the national minimum wage for 2022

Find more here โ–ถ๏ธ https://bit.ly/32RAt6w
๐Ÿ’‰The European Commission says 80% of adults in the EU are vaccinated. But the rest?

Here is the missing part of the story! Only 8% of the people in Africa are fully vaccinated.

๐Ÿ“ขEPSU calls on the Commission to stop blocking #TRIPSWaiver.

Watch the video here ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ
https://twitter.com/EPSUnions/status/1480547823154302976
EPSU #newsletter๐Ÿ—žis out! New year, new opportunities for change: public service workers are key

๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟEPSU supports ITUC's call for an inquiry into the killings in Kazakhstan
๐Ÿ“‹French Presidency of EU Council: What do we expect?
๐Ÿ“•Eurofound's report revealed the need for EU social dialogue in social services

And much more โ–ถ๏ธ https://bit.ly/3rhU3kx
โœŠ๐ŸฝTime to show international solidarity! The strike of the waste collection drivers continues in the UK. Tomorrow, Unite members in Coventry will hold a demo in front of the Council House.

๐Ÿ’ช๐ŸฝThose who can't join - let's show our cyber support!

๐Ÿ“ขQuote this tweet, write your own message and do not forget to tag "@coventrycc"

Click here โ–ถ๏ธ https://twitter.com/EPSUnions/status/1483061591406899202
๐ŸŽ™Looking for a bit of weekend listening? EPSU podcast #7 is online!

Ahead of the @RightToEnergy Forumโšก๏ธ, we sit down with Dr Vera Weghmann from PSIRU to discuss the failure of energy liberalisation.

โš ๏ธDo not forget to register for the Forum! It starts on Monday!

Click here to listen to the podcast๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ
https://twitter.com/EPSUnions/status/1484475256496656389
โš ๏ธThe staff shortage crisis in #healthcare is worsening. The shortage exceeds two million across Europe.

๐Ÿ“ขEuropeโ€™s governments should substantially increase funding for health and care and respond to the demands of workers.

Here are the reports from European countries๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ
https://www.epsu.org/article/staff-shortages-health-increase-across-europe
โš ๏ธThe book by Castanet exposes the scandals of big private elderly care companies like ORPEA: abuse to elderly people, worker rights violations and waste of public funds!

โ›”๏ธStop funding private companies with public money.

๐Ÿ“ขIt's time to #MakeCarePublic!
https://twitter.com/EPSUnions/status/1485666414082068480
Did you check our #CollectiveBargaining ๐Ÿ—žnewsletter?

๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland: COVID bonus and reduced working hours
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งThe UK: Pay victory for waste workers as other disputes continue
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance: Health and social care workers take action & energy workers plan strike

Read all the latest here ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ
https://www.epsu.org/epsucob/2022-january-epsu-collective-bargaining-newsletter-no2
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บEU is in final negotiations on #MinimumWageDirective

โšก๏ธMillions of people across Europe struggling to pay their energy and other bills - urgent action is needed!

๐Ÿ“ขThe Directive must ensure an adequate, fair #MinimumWage and a decent standard of living.

Spread the word, tap here to share๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ
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