‘Peace is what I want more than anything now and what I dream of’, confessed Yuliia Batalina – ETF aviation worker in Ukraine – in an interview she agreed to have with us.
The ETF Executive Committee has adopted a resolution reiterating ETF’s strong call for peace in Ukraine.
We are of the opinion that trade unions must send a strong and united condemnation not just for the war in Ukraine but for any other conflict.
The Steering Committee of the ETF Railway Section condemns the war in Ukraine as we condemn all wars worldwide.
The first ETF humanitarian aid transport is on its way to Ukraine.
The convoy left Brussels this afternoon, and it is expected to reach the Slovak-Ukrainian border tomorrow, with immediate help destined to our transport workers in need in Ukraine.
It seems to be the same old story that inevitably goes back again and again to the low-cost Hungarian carrier Wizz Air.
Just this time, its actions are outrageous as they are directly linked to the war in Ukraine.
Key International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) and European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) Dockers affiliate, Federatie Nederlandse Vakbeweging (FNV) is exploring with lawyers how the union’s members can legally boycott Russian-owned and Russian-controlled vessels; whose owners want to use key Dutch ports to trade in fuels as war rages on in Ukraine.
ЄФТ ВИРАЖАЄ СВОЮ СОЛІДАРНІСТЬ З УКРАЇНОЮ
ETF Dockers urge the Council to activate as soon as possible the Temporary Protection Directive to offer quick and effective assistance to people fleeing the war in Ukraine.