Rights

Published on 15 August 2018 21:24

Statement on Fatality at Al Wakrah Stadium

Participants of the Child Labour Marathon

The Building and Wood Workers’ International has been informed by the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy in Qatar that a 23-year old Nepalese man was killed yesterday morning, the 14th of August, while working on the project site of Al Wakram Stadium, one of the facilities for the 2022 World Cup games. Read more...


Published on 14 August 2018 17:41

On the 9th of August about 700 people gathered in Santiago, Chile, to protest against the Young Statute – a new annex to the labour law which limits the rights of young workers between 18 and 24 years old. Read more...


Published on 12 August 2018 07:11

A cross-sector Youth Summit held in Manila this week has helped to cement the struggles of young workers at the centre of the fight for global justice, according to the BWI. Read more...


Published on 12 August 2018 05:48

On this year’s International Youth Day, the BWI calls on unions to fight for decent jobs for young workers. Read more...


Published on 07 August 2018 17:57

The BWI Africa and Middle East have been working in promoting empowerment of young workers in the BWI sectors for the past 10 years. Read more...


Published on 01 August 2018 08:31

The BWI strongly condemns the assassination attempt against labour leader Mr. Jessielou Cadungog earlier this week in Cebu, Philippines. Read more...


Published on 25 July 2018 19:34

Carried out by LAC region Read more...


Published on 17 July 2018 07:36

For the first time ever, UN Member States have agreed on a multilateral framework for cooperation on the global governance of migration. Read more...