Gender Equality

26 June 2019 16:10

Women’s Strike in Shuts Down Switzerland

Participants of the Child Labour Marathon

Women’s Strike in Shuts Down SwitzerlandRead more...


22 June 2019 08:14

Breakthrough ILO standards on Violence and Harassment Convention adopted
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07 June 2019 06:18

More than 800 million women have experienced some form of violence and harassment, ranging from physical assault to verbal abuse, bullying and intimidation.Read more...


21 March 2019 19:48

Under the banner of “Stop Gender-Based Violence in the Workplace: Causes and Consequences” BWI affiliates in European Regional Women’s Committee Group 6 (Albania, Bosnia Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Macedonia, Montenegro, Moldova, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, and Slovenia) met at Hotel Granit-Ohrid from 16-17 March to discuss the implementation of BWI’s campaign to stop Gender-Based Violence as part of BWI’s global convergence number 4.Read more...


17 March 2019 10:34

The members of the Korean Federation of Construction Industry Trade Union (KFCITU) of South Korea led by Kim Kyung Shin, Chair of the BWI Asia Pacific Regional Women’s Committee and member of the BWI World Board participated in the 2019 International Women’s Day mobilization organized by KFCITU’s national center, the Korean Construction Trade Unions.Read more...


11 March 2019 06:09

In celebration of 2019 International Women’s Day, BWI will showcase a series of #Herstories by women trade union members and activists fighting against gender-based violence and campaigning for gender equality.Read more...


08 March 2019 08:02

Mirjana Subasa from CroatiaRead more...


08 March 2019 07:50

Na'amat, the Histadrut women's movement, produced a video highlighting the fight to combat harassment and violence against women in the workplace and society.Read more...


07 March 2019 20:05

Message from PSWU Ghana on IWD 2019Read more...