Blog: EU winds of change and choices

Picture of Kevin Callinan. ICTU president Kevin Callinan has said that the cost of living must continue to be the main focus for unions in public service pay talks this year.

Last week’s European Commission recovery proposals and the approach suggested by its two most influential members, Germany and France, suggest the EU response to the coronavirus-induced economic crisis may be much more positive than 12 years ago. Fórsa general secretary Kevin Callinan says an incoming Irish Government must also avoid the poor domestic political choices that could hurt ordinary workers and their families. Read his full blog HERE.


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