Editorial of the ” World “. What does the government play ? The trade unions, except the CGT, and employer completed a positive two negotiations national cross-industry importance. Thursday, February 22, at dawn, they have reached an agreement on the reform of vocational training. In the evening of the same day, they have found a compromise, and tried again the day before very unlikely, on the transformation of the unemployment insurance. On these two projects announced by Emmanuel Macron during the election campaign, the social partners consider it to have followed, in major lines, the “roadmaps” of Muriel Pénicaud, the minister of labour. But there is no indication that the government will take this into account when presenting the draft law, which must include the two reforms. On the contrary.
On the job training, Ms. Pénicaud has called the result of” insufficient, “while acknowledging” a real progress for the rights of employees.” The minister has indicated that she would reveal, Tuesday, February 27, the contours of the “big bang” as it deems imperative on ” the architecture of the system “.
A similar scenario is looming on unemployment insurance. Mr. Macron, had advocated a system of ” bonus-malus sanctions for employers who engage with the excesses of the practice of contracts of work short. The agreement provides for negotiations in the professional branches to take ” measures to moderate the use of short-term and longer durations of employment.” It takes note of the willingness of the government, “if these measures were” insufficient to establish penalties for businesses that do not have enough worked to the reduction of precariousness. Again, the minister will say, “in a few days,” one of the clear and also if it is considered that it is necessary to go further “.
“Big bang” and ” boomerang effect “