Category: News

In solidarity with CGIL, Italy

NFS stands in solidarity with CGIL Letter of solidarity with CGIL Italy The Nordic Council of Trade Unions - NFS, which represents 15 national Trade Union Confederations and through them more than 8,5 million members in the Nordic region, wants to express our deepest solidarity and support to CGIL.   We...

World Day for Decent Work

Decent Work for Young People in the Nordics The global pandemic has had a negative effect on the labour market and on the most vulnerable, younger generation and people the furthest from employment, in particular.The next generations on the labour market will likely be met with unfair disadvantages as the...

Trade Unions, Climate and Just Transition

Climate change requires more than change in consumption. It also requires us to transform production. Our economies are faced with a social, economic, and ecological transition we have rarely seen before, that leads to both risks and possibilities for our labour markets and workers. Together we in the Nord...

LO Norway’s President Hans-Christian Gabrielsen has passed away

It is with great sadness and regret that we have received the message that the President of LO Norway and Vice President of Hans-Christian Gabrielsen passed away his morning, 9 March, at home. Our thoughts from the whole NFS family go out to those close to Hans-Christian, his wife Trine and da...

Working for the Climate

Working for the Climate - Online Launch event and Seminar Just Transition towards a carbon-neutral future is among the most urgent environmental, social, and economic issues of our times. Acknowledging this 14 trade union confederations from six countries have come together to show how Just Tran...

President’s greetings 2021

Nordic challenges and Nordic cooperation - NFS in 2021 The Nordic countries will face similar social, ecological, and financial challenges after the Corona-crisis. We are at a breaking point where we have an excellent opportunity to deepen the Nordic cooperation, work together and support each other in th...

Situation in Belarus

Situation in Belarus – Statement from The Council of Nordic Trade Unions, NFS We write on behalf of the Council of Nordic Trade Unions - NFS and our 15 member organisations which represents 8,5 million members including academics, white collar and blue-collar employees across all Nordic countries con...