Representation lodged with the International Labour Organisation (ILO) by the Greek General Confederation of Labour (GSEE) under Article 24 of the ILO constitution

The GSEE considers the Hellenic Republic to have failed to observe the Labour Inspection Convention, 1947 (No.81).

CJEU rejects possibility that EU27 make the ratification of the Istanbul Convention contingent on prior “common accord”

To accept this approach would result in a hybrid decision-making process that is incompatible with the Treaty on the Functioning of the European union (TFEU)

Halet v Luxembourg

The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights has accepted the request for referral of case Halet v Luxembourg

First regional meeting of the project 'Strengthening Trade Union Rights in the Public Services' organised by EPSU, EuroCOP and EUROMIL

Public service trade unionists from across the Mediterranean region met online on 14 and 15 September to discuss the challenges they face in asserting t

Upcoming events

Hybrid Seminar on Posting of Workers in the EU

Key challenges and best practices

ETUI training on the EU for trade unionists (introductory level)

Training event focusing on the functioning of EU institutions and how Trade Unions can play a role in the decision making process

ETUI Conference on Labour Rights & the Digital Transition

Conference on the impact of digitisation on society and the world of work.

Legal Seminar Series on How to Ensure Labour Rights of Undocumented Migrant Workers in a Changing Economy

Please save the date for a series of four online legal seminars to take place on the 6 – 13 – 20 and 27 October 2021 on the Labour Rights of Undocumented Mig

Cases under discussion

In the ETUCLEX litigation section, logged-in members of the network can share information and discuss pending cases of strategic importance to the trade union movement.


ETUCLEX is the human rights, legal and strategic litigation network of the European Trade Union Confederation and its affiliates.