The European Trade Union Institute is the independent research centre of the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) which itself affiliates European trade unions into a single European umbrella organisation. Its Annual report is an essential tool in the hands of European workers' representatives, that aims to support a collaborative relationship between European workers and their employers.
Working class heritage and achievements are at the base of the modern workers' rights. The cover illustration of the spiral cone represents the workers' "voice" and it's inspired by communist manifests.
The visual consistency of the document is guaranteed by the use of circular shapes repeated in the graphics along the report.