Original title: No More Automatic Firing of Contract Agents after Six Years
Summary title: Petition No 0178/2017 by Michael Ashbrook (German) on behalf of Non-permanent Staff Forum, bearing 108 signatures, on the implementation of non-discriminatory employment conditions and career prospects for the non-permanent employees and contractual agents at the European institutions
Petition number: 0178/2017

Why all of EU staff should support this Petition; bad conditions for the Contract Agents have already contributed to further cuts in 2014. Improving their status will help to stabilise ours.
Why all those who work for their money should support this Petition; making workers precarious is the most modern form of slavery. We must fight back before all of us are made into post-modern slaves.

The EP's Petitions Committee replies to 0178/2017

Stop Automatically Firing Contract Agents after 6 Years
How to officially support European Parliament Petition 0178/2017

Follow this link to read the text of the Petition;
Petition 0178/2017(external link).

This Petition is a serious matter because it proposes to change the Staff Regulation, which is a law of the European Union. All legal residents of the EU over 18 can, and should, give it their support.
In order to do so, you must first register with PETI, the EP's Petitions Committee; Register with the EP's Petitions Committee(external link).

If you have questions, you may find your answers here; Petitions FAQ(external link), Frequently asked Question # 17(external link), Frequently asked Question # 29(external link).

If you really cannot find your answer in the FAQ, you may have to send an email to the PETI Secretariat; .

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