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Our identity and why we keep up the struggle
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Our identity and why we keep up the struggle

The base union for bike and motorcycle workers (S.V.E.O.D) was established in the spring of 2007. Any employee who uses a bike or motorbike for their job (couriers/delivery/ outside workers) can become a member of S.V.E.O.D. Through the union we struggle to improve our working conditions and our lives in general. Since we all share…

Statement of the Union of Efood’s Workers (Athens) on the recurring work accidents of efood’s colleagues
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Statement of the Union of Efood’s Workers (Athens) on the recurring work accidents of efood’s colleagues

Athens, 12 August 2022 Statement of the Union of Efood’s Workers (Athens) on the recurring work accidents of efood’s colleagues Recently we have all witnessed work accidents that led to the death or serious injury of colleagues. In the never ending list of these daily horrors, there are some things in common. The majority of…

Solidarity to efood’s riders from the foodpanda (Myanmar) colleagues on strike
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Solidarity to efood’s riders from the foodpanda (Myanmar) colleagues on strike

Dear colleagues of efood in Greece,   It has now been 17 days since we, foodpanda (Myanmar) riders, have begun the strike (work stoppage) against foodpanda (Myanmar) for our labour rights on June 6th, 2022. During the first week of the strike, we launched blackcross campaign (i.e. a campaign that raises awareness about the exploitation…

efood in Greece – foodpanda in Myanmar – Delivery Hero in the violation of our labour rights
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efood in Greece – foodpanda in Myanmar – Delivery Hero in the violation of our labour rights

Introduction – The struggles of the riders in Myanmar On 16th of March 2022, the management of Foodpanda, subsidiary of Delivery Hero in Myanmar, announced huge cuts in wages, decreasing the minimum guaranteed payment per delivery. The riders reacted immediately, they logged off their app’s accounts and through direct-democratic processes they self-organized their resistance and…

The Greek Police at the service of the Government and of the General Postal Service (Γενική Ταχυδρομική)
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The Greek Police at the service of the Government and of the General Postal Service (Γενική Ταχυδρομική)

The Greek Police at the service of the Government and of the General Postal Service (Γενική Ταχυδρομική) Today during an action organized by our union S.V.E.O.D. together with the General Postal Service Worker’s Collective, at the store in Leof. Mesogheion 201 street, the police decided to implement the law Chatzidaki (n. 4808/21) for the “protection”…

Our union’s viewpoint on the European Parliament legislative initiative for platform workers
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Our union’s viewpoint on the European Parliament legislative initiative for platform workers

Our union’s viewpoint on the European Parliament legislative initiative on fair working conditions, rights and social protection for platform workers – new forms of employment linked to digital development (2019/2186 (INI)). With the action plan for the European Social Rights Pillar, the European Commission has announced that by the end of 2021, it will present…

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