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Action in Nigeria on 7 October

Tue, 10/11/2016 - 03:07

 

Workers rallied in Lagos, Nigeria, on 7 October, to STOP Precarious Work. 

7 October in Myanmar

Mon, 10/10/2016 - 06:21

IndustriALL affiliates in Myanmar held an orientation on maternity protection.

STOP Precarious work manifestation in Pakistan

Mon, 10/10/2016 - 05:50

IndustriALL affiliate Pakistan National Textile Leather Garment & General Federation conducted a rally in Mumtazabad Multan, demanding that the government remove precarious work in all sectors and reform the labour law.

IndustriALL Global Union Congress supports struggle against South Korean government’s crackdown on unions

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 12:37

On 7 October, IndustriALL 2nd Congress adopted a solidarity resolution calling for an end to the South Korean government’s vicious attack on workers’ rights and democracy by weakening labour legislation, criminalizing protest and imprisoning trade union leaders.

World Day for Decent Work: Women mobilize for maternity protection

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 09:14

On World Day for Decent Work on 7 October, women workers joined IndustriALL’s simultaneous mobilizations in Cambodia, Indonesia, Philippines and Thailand to fight against precarious work. 

Unions from around the globe recommit to clean up Rio Tinto

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 08:17

Today, the World Day of Decent Work, leaders of unions at all major Rio Tinto operations in 13 countries sent a letter to Rio Tinto’s CEO calling for a limit on Rio Tinto’s use of precarious work and improved conditions for their precarious workers.

Active young unionists at IndustriALL Congress

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 07:36

With music, dance and concrete proposals youth participated at IndustriALL´s 2nd Congress in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Lula addresses IndustriALL Congress

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 07:14

Former president of Brazil Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva addressed the opening ceremony of IndustriALL’s 2nd Congress in Rio de Janerio.
 

IndustriALL Global Union elects new leadership

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 05:42

IndustriALL Global Union, which represents 50 million workers, has elected new leadership at its 2nd world Congress taking place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 

Executive Committee united ahead of Congress

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 08:32

Gathering in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for the IndustriALL Global Union 2nd Congress, IndustriALL’s Executive Committee united on key proposals at a meeting on the eve of the big event.

IndustriALL calls on Israel Natural Gas Lines to resolve dispute

Thu, 09/29/2016 - 09:10

IndustriALL Global Union has written to the CEO of the state-owned Israel Natural Gas Lines (INGL) calling on the company to respect labour rights and negotiate a collective bargaining agreement with IndustriALL affiliate Histadrut. 

IndustriALL Women Philippines push for 120 days maternity leave

Thu, 09/29/2016 - 06:03

IndustriALL women in the Philippines participated in a recent public hearing on the proposed law on increasing maternity leave to 120 days.

SKF World Union Committee: in times of trouble solidarity is needed

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 08:31

On 20-22 September about 50 workers’ and trade union representatives from Europe, Asia and North America where SKF Group, the world-leading producer of bearings, has operations, came to Poznan, Poland. The participants exchanged views on labour related issues in SKF, including the upcoming changes in the group.

IndustriALL calls on Shell to recognize and engage in dialogue with global union network

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 07:30

At a meeting of IndustriALL affiliates at Shell, unions took a stand against precarious work and the company’s failure to recognize union rights.

Honda workers’ hunger strike enters second week

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 07:14

Five terminated employees of Tapukara plant of Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) began a hunger strike on 19 September demanding reinstatement of workers and the withdrawal of false police charges filed against them.

IndustriALL and Tchibo sign framework agreement strengthening workers’ rights across the supply chain

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 06:47

Today, IndustriALL Global Union and Tchibo signed a global framework agreement in Hamburg, empowering workers and unions at Non Food supplier companies of Tchibo to bargain collectively on wages, social benefits and working hours in their companies and across the industry.

Survey reveals abusive use of precarious work at Shell

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 03:48

A survey on the use of precarious work at Shell highlights violations of workers’ rights by the company.

Philippines: Workers’ rights trampled by Japanese electronics and auto supplier

Mon, 09/26/2016 - 05:17

Japanese-owned company NT Philippines violates labour rights in the Cavite Economic Zone in the Philippines.

Peru mine workers go on indefinite strike

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 07:45

Workers at Shougang Hierro Peru mining company have begun an indefinite general strike. They are striking for a decent pay increase and against attacks on workers, as well as demanding better health and safety in the mines.

We stand with Lula!

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 10:25

As former Brazilian president Lula da Silva is under attack and facing an unjustified trial, the international trade union movement is coming together to protest against the sham charges.

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