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‘We need an exit strategy for #glyphosate’ says #EFFAT

‘We need an exit strategy for #glyphosate’ says #EFFAT

The days are numbered for glyphosate, the world’s most widely used herbicide. After three failed attempts at reaching a qualified majority decision, two meetings will be held on 24 and 27 June to decide on the future of the compound.  Representing European agricultural workers, EFFAT is calling for an exit strategy that promotes alternative substances […]

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An appetite for the future: FoodDrinkEurope and the European Federation of  Food Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions (EFFAT) launch youth  apprenticeships pledge

An appetite for the future: FoodDrinkEurope and the European Federation of Food Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions (EFFAT) launch youth apprenticeships pledge

| October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

FoodDrinkEurope, together with its social partner, the European  Federation of Food Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions (EFFAT), has launched an industry  pledge to encourage high quality apprenticeships and traineeships in food and drink  manufacturing companies across Europe. This joint initiative was presented to MEPs at an  event in the European Parliament earlier today.  With this […]

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Employment: European Skills Passport to facilitate recruitment in hospitality sector

Employment: European Skills Passport to facilitate recruitment in hospitality sector

On 17 June, the European Commission launched the European Hospitality Skills Passport, a tool developed to facilitate contact between jobseekers and employers in the hospitality and tourism sector in Europe. The Skills Passport allows workers and employers to overcome language barriers and to compare hospitality workers’ skills in order to facilitate recruitment in the sector. […]

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