European Trade Union Confederation
EuroCOP has been affiliated to the European Trade Union Confederation, ETUC since November 2005. ETUC was founded in 1973. It operates at a cross-border level with other European social partners (trade unions and the employers or their representative organisations) to develop employment, social and macroeconomic policies.Within the ETUC, EuroCOP represents the police as one of the 10 European Trade Union Federations the ETUC has recognized. Others include, The European Federation of Public Service Unions (EPSU) and the European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF). EuroCOP takes active part in ETUC’s Executive Committee meetings, which take place once every two months in Brussels.