Trade unions and Ministry of Culture agree on extension of collective agreement

Ministry of Culture, Slovenia,
10 May 2023, Slovenia

On Tuesday, 9 May, members of the trade union confederation Glosa-Zasuk and the SVIZ trade union, together with representatives from the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Labour, Family and Social Affairs, held a third meeting at the Ministry of Culture, where the social partners agreed on the need to extend the existing collective agreement for cultural activities.

They will work to ensure that it includes and regulates the labour standards of precarious workers in the cultural and creative sector. They will also seek to regulate working conditions and ensure social security for the whole sector, and agreed that collective bargaining should be launched as soon as possible.