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06 October 2019 20:10

Brazil: Justice to victims of Vale in Brumadinho!

 

Sixty trade unionists holding different flags gathered to commemorate and seek justice to the victims of the Vale S.A. tragedy in Brumadinho earlier this year at the Quimicos ABC Trade Union auditorium. The union also held a photo exhibit of those killed and still missing due to the tragic disaster.Read more...


06 October 2019 19:38

Representatives and Coordinators of nine Latin American Trade Union Networks on Multinational Companies (MNCs) participated in a three-day training session aimed at strengthening their work in the region. The training was based on the question “How to build solidarity across borders?” and addressed topics such as communication, globalization, and international trade union action as well as shared the experiences of the various MNC Networks.Read more...


04 October 2019 16:28

On 3 October 2019 a BWI delegation headed by Ambet Yuson, General Secretary of BWI, submitted another report that detailed concrete evident on recurring violations and poor working conditions and warned the remaining months were critical to the --- Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (TOCOG), Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) and the Japan Sports Council (JSC) ---responsible for the construction of the venues for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.Read more...


04 October 2019 06:13

Third Sub regional Women’s Conference for Eastern Europe and Central Asia Read more...


03 October 2019 16:25

Videos on Gender Equality Produced by BWI affiliatesRead more...


03 October 2019 14:17

The video highlighting the election process of QDVC’s Workers’ Welfare Committee (WWC) was released today. Read more...


01 October 2019 16:44

17 September: The Bustamante Industrial Trade Union (BITU), a BWI affiliate in Jamaica, held a successful gender workshop. “Women in Decent, Sustainable Jobs: Equipped for Tomorrow´s Working World”, in Kingston, Jamaica. Read more...


30 September 2019 13:27

BWI’s global migration campaign and, in particular, its implementation in Asia is featured in a new book written by Michele Ford, Professor of Southeast Asian Studies and Director of the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre of the University of Sydney .Read more...


26 September 2019 13:30

23 September 2019: BWI Turkish affiliates---YOL-IS, AGAC-IS, TARIM ORMAN-IS and ORMAN-IS---gathered at the YOL-IS headquarters to take part in the struggle against the climate crisis and its catastrophic effects by showing their support for the youth-led global climate strike. Read more...