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30 March 2020 05:09

UK: Unite wants COVID-19 income protection extended to self-employed construction workers

 

Unite urges the government to extend its wage protection scheme to protect all construction workers trapped in various forms of bogus self-employment and exploitative employment models.Read more...


27 March 2020 11:37

The European Federation of Building and Woodworkers (EFBWW) launched a COVID-19 webpage to provide its member unions the latest update and information on the global health crisis.
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27 March 2020 11:15

After several years of hard work, the National Trade Union of Construction and Services of Guatemala (SINCS-G) finally inaugurated its first training facility for construction workers. Read more...


27 March 2020 10:47

As countries around the world try to contain the spread of COVID-19 pandemic, one nation is standing out as an inspiring symbol of strength, discipline and solidarity. Read more...


27 March 2020 09:34

With COVID-19 reaching Brazil, BWI affiliate QUIMICOS ABC inked agreements with employers to ensure the health, safety and income of its members.Read more...


27 March 2020 08:56

UOLRA will be giving migrant brick workers in small family-owned brick factories 5,000 Argentine Pesos (about USD 78) for 4 months to offset their loss of income due to the temporary closure of small brick factories. Read more...


27 March 2020 08:20

BWI's Gutamelan affiliates raise their serious concerns regarding the measures implemented by President Alejandro Giammattei to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.Read more...


27 March 2020 08:17

With the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Japanese trade unions demand appropriate measures to help construction workers.
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26 March 2020 14:20

The Austrian trade unions launched a “Corona hotline” last 16 March to support and assist workers during the global health crisis.
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