Solidarity

21 April 2021 05:27

Blog: A call for urgent action on Myanmar

 

Trade unions have been fundamental to building functioning democracies for over a century. Trade unions can only fully and freely function in democracies. It is also true that democracy cannot be complete without trade unions. In other words, there are no trade unions without democracy, and no democracy without trade unions. Read more...


20 April 2021 07:33

Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions (HKCTU) General Secretary Lee Cheuk Yan and four other democracy leaders received prison sentences for organising and participating in a pro-democracy rally in 2019 which was deemed illegal under Hong Kong’s new National Security Law.
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19 April 2021 02:54

The Building and Woodworkers International (BWI), representing 12 million workers worldwide, supported the creation of Myanmar’s National Unity Government (NUG) as a counter to the country’s brutal military junta.

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15 April 2021 12:05

Philippines Solidarity Action (GS Report 2021)Read more...


15 April 2021 11:57

Myanmar Solidarity Action (GS Report 2021)Read more...


15 April 2021 11:52

Hong Kong Solidarity Action (GS Report 2021)Read more...


15 April 2021 11:48

Belarus Solidarity Action (GS Report 2021)Read more...


05 April 2021 02:42

A court in Hong Kong convicted Lee Cheuk Yan, General Secretary of the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions (HKCTU), and several others for organising and taking part in a democracy rally deemed illegal by the Chinese Special Administrative Region’s National Security Law.
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31 March 2021 07:45

The Building and Wood Workers International (BWI) strongly condemns the murder of trade union and youth leader Chan Myae Kyaw at the hands of Myanmar’s brutal military regime.
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