Joint statement on digitalisation adopted
On 29 October, the EFCI and UNI Europa adopted a joint statement on digitalisation in the framework of the European Social Dialogue Committee for Industrial Cleaning. The social partners agree that a strong engagement from both employers and employees is needed to ensure a successful digital transition in the sector, to the benefit of all its actors.
The EFCI participates to the Tripartite Social Summit
On 16 October 2019, the EFCI participated to the Tripartite Social Summit, a bi-annual forum for dialogue between the EU institutions and the European social partners. During his intervention, EFCI’s President Juan Díez de los Ríos stressed the importance of considering the services industry perspective in all EU legislative actions.
Joint statement: “Reducing labour shortages by improving skills matching”
The EFCI co-signs a joint statement by the European employers community to invite policy makers and social partners to take concrete actions in order to reduce labour shortages by improving skills matching across European Member States.
EFCI’s 2019 Conference
Last June, the EFCI organised its 10th Conference under the “Cleaning and Facility Services: shaping the industry for the future”. It reunited more than 100 stakeholders to discuss the challenges ahead for the sector.
EFCI’s Political Priorities
Ahead the 2019-2024 legislature, the EFCI presents its priorities to ensure the best conditions for a competitive cleaning and facility services sector in the EU. The EFCI prioritises 4 key areas for action.