News

  1. October 07, 2015

    UFTUM celebrated World Day for Decent Work

    7 October 2015

    On the occasion of World Day for Decent Work, the Union of Free Trade Unions of Montenegro, in partnership with Friedrich Ebert Foundation, organized conference: "Decent Work as a National Goal" (more)
  2. July 15, 2015

    Seminar: "Role and Importance of Works Councils and European Works Councils and Their Relationship With Trade Unions - Threat or Need"

    Milocer, 10-12 July 2015

    The Union of Free Trade Unions of Montenegro, in partnership with Friedrich Ebert Foundation (Belgrade Office) organized an educational seminar on the role and importance of works councils and European Works Councils and their relationship with trade unions. Lecturers at the seminar were: Peter Seideneck - Adviser of General Secretary of the European Trade Union Confederation; Andrej Zorko - Executive Secretary of the Association of Free Trade Unions of Slovenia and Vesna Mlinaric - Adviser of President of the Croatian Metal Workers Union-ITU operating within the Union of Autonomous Trade Unions of Croatia. (more)
  3. July 12, 2015

    Mothers with three or more children entitled to lifelong compensation from 2016

    Congress Resolution of the Union of Free Trade Unions of Montenegro on the protection of motherhood and raising the birth rate was implemented through the Law Amending the Law on Social and Child Protection adopted yesterday (more)
  4. June 12, 2015

    Campaign against blank agreements on termination of employment

    On 11 June 2015, the Union of Free Trade Unions of Montenegro launched a campaign against the blank agreements on termination of employment, which is currently assessed as a greatest violation of the rights of employees. (more)
  5. May 29, 2015

    Sandra Obradovic's dismissal

    President of the TU of Aluminium Plant Podgorica (KAP) and member of the UFTUM leadership, colleague Sandra Obradovic, was dismissed due to her union activities. (more)
  6. May 20, 2015

    Round table "Amendments to the Labour Law with the Aim of Further Flexibilization of Labour Relations - Arguments PRO and CON".

    Podgorica, 20 May 2015

    The Union of Free Trade Unions of Montenegro Free Trade Unions of Montenegro in partnership with the Friedrich Ebert Foundation organized a round table on "Amendments to the Labour Law with the Aim of Further Flexibilization of Labour Relations - Arguments PRO and CON". (more)
  7. May 04, 2015

    ILO Regional conference “Labour market transitions of young women and men in Eastern Europe and Central Asia”

    28-29 April 2015

    UFTUM attended the Regional conference “Labour market transitions of young women and men in Eastern Europe and Central Asia” (more)
  8. March 25, 2015

    Round Table: “Reform of Pension system in Montenegro and EU countries – Comparative Experiences and Practices”

    With the support by the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, the Union of Free Trade Unions organized a round table on the subject of “Reform of Pension system in Montenegro and EU countries – Comparative Experiences and Practices”. (more)
  9. February 12, 2015

    UFTUM addressed to the Government of Montenegro with the initiative to write off citizens' debts

    The Union of Free Trade Unions of Montenegro addressed to the Government of Montenegro with the official initiative to write off debts of economically over-indebted citizens of Montenegro and their families. (more)
  10. December 26, 2014

    UFTUM admitted to ITUC

    At the meeting of the ITUC General Council, held 16-18 December in Brussels, the Union of Free Trade Unions of Montenegro was admitted to membership of this large trade union organization. (more)