Vera dos Santos Costa

Director of the Education Department


The Director of the Education Department, Vera dos Santos Costa, is a political scientist who is very committed in the European trade union movement. She has created many education and communication programmes on European economic and social issues. Vera uses her experience in trade union capacity building to contribute to the ETUI and ETUC’s education objectives and wider influence. Vera has a bachelor’s degree in Political Science, a master’s in Human Resources Management and Organisational Dynamics, and holds a teaching degree in Political, Economic and Social Sciences.

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ETUI Education - Digital Learning and Training

Promotional material The ETUI started developing support material for the trade union movement in the early stages of the COVID19 crisis. With specific regard to Covid-19, ETUI is focusing on the workers’ perspective. The Covid Social Impact platform is monitoring the social and employment consequences of Covid-19 in EU member states. In addition... Find out more