News - Country: Germany - Theme: Human and Trade Union Rights

Germany: Thousands strike for better living and working conditions (13 December 2013)

The Berlin branch of the Gewerkschaft Erziehung und Wissenschaft(GEW), one of EI’s national affiliates, organised a hugely successful industrial action on 4-5 December. More than 2,400 teachers and about 150 pupils participated in the strike, demanding improved living and working conditions for education staff.