The Nordic supermodel is under pressure
The whole world looks to the North with its high rates of employment, equality and welfare. But if the Nordic model is to maintain its vitality towards 2030, this requires renewal and political action.
The trade union movement joins forces in new EU-Office
Joining forces: The central organisations LO, FTF and Akademikerne are setting up a joint EU-Secretariat in Brussels. This is a natural consequence of shared interests in the EU. In future, one joint secretariat will see to all lobbying in the EU on behalf of the three organisations.
Common goals for EU's labour market
Decent labour market conditions must go hand in hand with high productivity and competitiveness. These are some of the common goals that LO, FTF, AC and DA have presented in their new joint declaration on European policy, "The future European labour market".
Collective bargaining round 2014: Sensible settlement
The social partners in industry - CO-Industri and DI - have agreed on a renewal of the collective agreements for hourly-paid workers and salaried workers for the next three years. A sensible settlement says LO-President Harald Børsting.