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EFFAT is the European Federation of Trade Unions in the Food, Agriculture and Tourism sectors. As a European Federation representing 120 national trade unions from 35 European countries, EFFAT defends the interests of more than 2.6 million members towards the European Institutions, European industrial federations and enterprise management. 
As a member of the ETUC, EFFAT promotes its members' interests in all  European interprofessional issues jointly and with strength. For many years EFFAT has given its support to the sustainable development of agrofood and tourism policy in which ethical, social and ecological aspects are considered. 
Visit the website of EFFAT to know more about them. 

The values shared by ISTO and EFFAT concern the state of working conditions of employees in the tourism sector. This matter is laid down in the Montreal Declaration adopted by ISTO in 1996, Article 14 of which states that “Personnel management is in accordance with social legislation, and undertakes to promote job satisfaction and deliver appropriate on-going staff development training”.

Click here to download the joint declaration between ISTO and EFFAT.