NETLEX Conference: 25 years of trade union legal activism in Europe

The European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) is organizing the next NETLEX anniversary conference in Paris (CFDT headquarters, 4 bd Villette, 75019 Paris) on December 2 and 3, 2021.

Several topics will be discussed during the event such as the legal commitment of the ETUC over the years, the opportunities to strengthen the European and international dimension of the legal network of trade unions or the role of the Council of Europe and in particular of the European Social Charter and the European Committee of Social Rights in the protection and promotion of trade union rights. Participants will also have the opportunity to hear and debate on the protection of human rights during the pandemic, on human rights due diligence, on the role of trade unions in the changing world of work, but also on the access of the self-employed to collective bargaining. and how to promote collective bargaining through EU initiatives on minimum wages and gender pay transparency.

Eliane Chemla, Vice-President of the European Committee of Social Rights and Henrik Kristensen, Deputy Head of the European Social Charter Department will participate in the event.

The Conference will be held in a hybrid format. Interpretation in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish will be available in the room. Interpretation will be provided for online participants in English and French only. Online participants will be able to speak remotely and be heard in the room.

For more information, please visit the conference webpage or contact Thomas Taylor Di Pietro ([email protected]) or Esyllt Meurig ([email protected]).

Follow the conference online: https://stardust-group.zoom.us/j/88513459174?pwd=WTkydG1MNXVWZHFGaXJPZkhwV2hCdz09
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