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12th FILT CGIL National Congress in Catania

Below you will find the speech that Frank Moreels gave as ETF President at the 12th FILT CGIL National Congress in Catania on the 15th of February 2023.

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BTB wants more women in the airport handling sector

‘More women in the transport sector' is an ETF congress resolution that UBT supports 200%, certainly in the airport handling sector (as at Aviapartner or Alyzia).

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The right to strike is a human right!

For the moment Great-Britain is confronted with a wave of strikes across transport and other sectors.

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European Just Eat / Takeaway Conference - Brussels

In Brussels the first European gathering took place of riders and unions dedicated to Just Eat.

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What should the International Trade Union Confederation look like?

Progress is impossible without change.

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BTB is a union that supports drivers on all sides: taxis and Uber!

BTB signs an agreement with Uber! Why historic? Because it is a 'first' for Belgium, such an agreement between a platform company and a trade union organisation.

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ABVV-BTB and Uber strike historic deal for thousands of drivers

Union ABVV-BTB and Uber today announced a groundbreaking collaboration - a first of its kind within the EU - to improve working conditions for thousands of drivers who use the Uber app in Belgium.

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BTB-ABVV pushes for “safe rates” legislation in Belgium

From 24 - 28 September, the BTB-ABVV will take part in a week of action and lobbying organised by the South Korean transport union KPTU in Seoul, which aims to maintain and extend the Korean ‘safe rates’ system.

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Who is really responsible for the Borealis scandal?

Exploitation of Filipino workers at the Borealis construction site is provoking a great deal of reaction. Justifiably so.

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International solidarity in the battle against far right and corporate greed

In his speech at the annual general meeting of RMT (National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers in the UK), Frank Moreels, president of BTB and ETF, calls on the RMT comrades for international solidarity in the battle against far right and corporate greed.

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