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Cornelia Broos

March 23, 2016

It’s not right that young workers in Europe today are paying for the Euro crisis. A crisis that we did not cause! Young workers, especially young women and migrants, have been caught in a trap of precarious employment, low paid jobs and unpaid internships. The austerity measures which have been the EU’s response to get […]

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The Campaign Team

March 14, 2016

The EFFAT Youth Committee gathered in Brussels on 29 January. The meeting focused on the response of trade unions to the challenges that young people are facing and explored ways of cooperating with the ETUC, NGOs and civil society organisations, including the European Youth Forum. EFFAT also invited a representative from the Belgian Red Cross […]

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Young, precarious, unemployed

The Campaign Team

January 21, 2016

With youth unemployment over 22% across the EU*, and a shocking 53% in Spain*, European trade unions are demanding that funding for the EU’s Youth Guarantee is extended. Youth representatives of the European Trade Union Confederation and European sectoral trade union Federations met European Employment and Social Affairs Commissioner Marianne Thyssen on Thursday 21 January […]

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