European Union

How we make a difference

| 7.12.2022

We exert influence wherever decisions concerning our members’ wellbeing and quality of life are made.We safeguard our members’... Read more


SAK, Akava and STTK strongly condemn the Russian attack on Ukraine and support sanctions imposed by the EU

| 24.2.2022

SAK, Akava and STTK strongly condemn Russia’s attack on Ukraine in violation of international law. Besides loss of... Read more


Increasing pay transparency with EU legislation is an effective way to promote equal pay

| 2.6.2021

On 4 March 2021, the European Commission proposed binding measures to promote pay transparency in Europe. FinUnions considers... Read more


The European Commission’s minimum wage proposal would promote sectoral collective agreements

| 18.12.2020

The Finnish trade union confederations SAK and STTK welcome the Commission’s proposal for a minimum wage (COM/2020/682 final)... Read more


Gig economy: Employment Committee MEPs want to boost workers’ rights

| 22.10.2018

• Transparent work contract from day one • Specific set of rights for workers in non-traditional jobs •... Read more

Lobbying with influence

| 19.1.2017

Our job is to influence whenever decisions are made on the welfare and quality of life of our... Read more