A Vital Labour Day

Online Seminar

The European Forum of Left, Green and Progressive Forces organised this joint online seminar which aims at supporting trade union activities ahead of the mobilisations on Labour Day, and took place on 28 April, the World Day for Health and Safety at Work.


The event focuses on the consequences of the pandemic on labour relations and on good practices that could serve as a reference for future common campaigns and actions.

Wednesday, 28 April, 17:00 – 19:00 (CET)


Yolanda Díaz, Vice President and Labour and Social Economy Minister of the Spanish government,
Heinz Bierbaum, President of the Party of the European Left
Luca Visentini, Secretary General of ETUC (European Trade Union Confederation)
Luc Triangle, Secretary General of IndustriAll Europe
Philippe Martinez, Secretary General of CGT (Confédération Générale du Travail, France)
Maurizio Landini, Secretary General of CGIL (Confederazione Generale Italiana del Lavoro, Italy)
Unai Sordo, Secretary General of CC.OO. (Confederacion Sindical de Comisiones Obreras, Spain)
Hans-Jürgen Urban, Executive Coordinator of the Secretariat of IG Metall union (Germany)
Cristina Faciaben, International Secretary of CC.OO. (Spain)
Heidi Rønne, International Secretary of the Danish Trade Union Confederation
Joao Barreiros, International Secretary of the CGTP (Confederação Geral dos Trabalhadores Portugueses, Portugal)


EN, FR, ES, IT, PT and DE


For more information, click on the website of the Party of the European Left


Originally published on the website of the Party of the European Left