In English

Many topics to discuss in the Congress

The Union Congress May 22–24 is the place to discuss and decide on the union policy and action plan. All 442 delegates were elected by union members' votes.
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Introducing the Hermes app – a new advocacy tool

Built as a tool for seasonal workers, the Hermes mobile application is being developed into a multilingual advocacy tool for all sectors represented by the Industrial Union.
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Two Industrial Union MPs

In the parliamentary elections 2 April two MPs with a background in the Industrial Union were elected into the Finnish Parliament.
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Union elections made the union stronger

More than 53,000 members voted in the Industrial Union elections. They elected 442 delegates to represent members at the Industrial Union congress in Tampere in May 2023.
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1,517 candidates to choose from

As a member of the Industrial Union, you are entitled and warmly invited to participate in the biggest trade union elections in Finland.
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Time of pay deals

On 5 February, the Industrial Union approved the new collective agreements for the technology industry and the chemical industry.
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Crucial elections

The parliamentary elections on 2 April this year are extremely important to all of us. The results will determine the composition of the new government.
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“I want to believe in peace in 2023”

Yulia Bielokrynytska moved to Seinäjoki from Ukraine with a desire to experience new things. Now, she is the chief shop steward at her workplace.
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Your vote matters

What is the Union Congress? It is the highest decision-making body in the Industrial Union. It convenes every fifth year, next time in Tampere 22–24 May 2023.
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Four cornerstones

There are four cornerstones in The new Industrial Union strategy: labour market activity, organisational strength, influencing society and enablers.

Joint goals for the coming years


Time to elect shop stewards


Your local branch needs you


Use your democratic rights in the union elections


“This training was an eye-opener” – Learning the rules of Finnish working life