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21 October 2020 10:30

Video: Histadrut unites Israeli and Palestinian workers on health and safety

 

Histadrut promotes occupational health and safety standards to Israeli and Palestinian workersRead more...


14 October 2020 01:47

Under the theme “Decent Work. Better Future,” BWI affiliates in Bangladesh, India and Nepal marked this year’s World Day for Decent Work last 7 October with various trade union activities. Read more...


06 October 2020 04:09

As a response to the Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank this month, BWI will hold a webinar on 16 November to discuss ways to introduce active and transparent monitoring mechanisms to ensure the compliance of projects financed by international financial institutions (IFIs) to internationally-recognised and accepted labour standards. The online event is part of BWI’s third round of webinars dubbed as “Workers Voices.” Read more...


06 October 2020 00:51

Indonesia's parliament on Monday passed the controversial Omnibus Bill on Job Creation which amended 79 laws in key sectors such as labour and tax. This despite the united opposition mounted by global union federations and Indonesian labour confederations. Read more...


05 October 2020 03:38

The Swedish Trade Union Confederation (LO), the Federation of Salaried Employees in Industry and Service (PTK) and the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise last week failed to reach an agreement on Sweden’s law on employment protection (LAS), shelving the idea of a better employment agreement between the parties and giving employers more power in the dismissal of workers.Read more...


04 October 2020 07:25

Israel's Histadrut reminds us that the struggle for decent work neccesitates a new social contract for recovery and resilience. Read more...


02 October 2020 01:50

Asserting that trade unions make workplaces safer for workers, BWI launched its second round of webinars dubbed as “Workers’ Voices,” with a discussion on occupational health and safety (OHS) last 16 September. Read more...


29 September 2020 05:42

The BWI Malaysia Liaison Council (BWI-MLC) met separately officials of the Malaysian Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH) and the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) on 23 September to bring their attention to serious gaps in the implementation of workplace safety laws.
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24 September 2020 06:33

Leading to the 7 October World Day for Decent Work, BWI Youth prepared a video to promote the need for workers to have jobs that are secure, safe and offer just wages, especially amidst a pandemic.Read more...