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  • 21/01/2016
    More guarantees for the Youth Guarantee
    With youth unemployment over 22% across the EU*, and a shocking 53% in Spain*, European trade unions are demanding that funding for the Youth Guarantee is extended.  Youth representatives of the European Trade Union Confederation and European sectoral trade union federations will meet...
  • 30/11/2015
    FGTB Horval calls for a drive to attract young trade unionists
    At the EFFAT Executive Committee meeting, Charlotte Hautekeur from Belgium's FGTB Horval organisation encouraged EFFAT's members to take action and give a commitment to make trade unions more attractive to young people. 
  • 17/09/2015
    Where are we at two years after the Youth Guarantee?
    Two years after the endorsement of the Council Recommendation on the Youth Guarantee, it is time to take stock of its progress. The European Youth Forum (EYF) conducted an extensive consultation with its Member Organisations, which are closely following the progress of the...
  • 11/09/2015
    Trade Union youth structures in the spotlight of the next Transfer publication.
    The next edition of Transfer (Vol. 21, issue 4), the European Trade Union Institute publication expected in November, will feature an article outlining the existing structures for organising and representing young workers in six European trade union federations (ETUFs) including EFFAT.Trade Union...
  • 03/07/2015
    EFFAT Youth Committee in Dublin joined protest to demand Justice for Clerys Workers
    The latest  EFFAT Youth Committee meeting took place on 23-25 June in Dublin.At the meeting young members from EFFAT affiliates had the opportunity to follow a 2 days ETUI training program focused on campaigning, communications skills and trade union leadership.The three days meeting concluded...
  • 30/06/2015
    Bringing social dialogue to the next level - EFFAT and FoodDrinkEurope think ahead to explore new avenues for employment
    Milan 30 June 2015 - On occasion of the FoodDrinkEurope Congress hosted in the EU Pavillion of EXPO Milan 2015, from 29 June through 2 July, EFFAT and FoodDrinkEurope, social partners in the food and drink industry met to discuss increased attractiveness and employability in their sectors at the...

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EFFAT is the European Federation of Food, Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions. As a European Trade Union Federation representing 120 national trade unions from 35 European countries, EFFAT defends the interests of more than 22 million workers towards the European Institutions, European employers’ associations and transnational companies. EFFAT is a member of the ETUC and the European regional organisation of the IUF.