Charter of the rights of retired and elderly persons in Europe

The European federation of retired and elderly persons (FERPA) plans to conduct an awareness raising campaign to focus more social and political attention on the situation of 100 million individuals aged over 65 living in all European countries, whose number is bound to increase given the lengthened life expectancy. Continue reading Charter of the rights of retired and elderly persons in Europe

FERPA participation: virtual ETUC Executive Committee held 23 September 2020

Today, 23 September, Ferpa took part in the virtual meeting of the ETUC Executive Committee. The meeting, which normally takes place in person, had to be held remotely due to health restrictions imposed by Covid-19. Despite this, participation was very active.During the extraordinary meeting, the following items have been discussed: Continue reading FERPA participation: virtual ETUC Executive Committee held 23 September 2020

Retired people protagonists of the ETUC Euro demonstration : Brussels, 26th of April 2019

Retired people have also been protagonists of the European ETUC Euro demonstration organized in Brussels on 26th of April 2019. The FERPA General Secretary Agostino Siciliano held his speech at the demo representing the claims of rights and needs of pensioners, workers and young people. Continue reading Retired people protagonists of the ETUC Euro demonstration : Brussels, 26th of April 2019