Rights

20 April 2021 08:45

Republika Srpska: Union pushes for law against harassment at work

 

The Trade Union Federation of Republika Srpska (SSRS) pushed for the passage of a law to protect workers from harassment at work.
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19 April 2021 09:16

 The threat of a strike action by ninety one (91) workers prevented a HeidelbergCement subsidiary in Belgium from implementing labour subcontracting schemes.
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18 April 2021 10:50

International Youth Day (GS Report 2021)Read more...


18 April 2021 10:08

Building a gender-equal better future (GS Report 2021)Read more...


16 April 2021 05:39

The Lava Jato operation, also known as operation car wash, which led to the unjust imprisonment of former Brazilian president Lula da Silva, was recently declared illegitimate due to the lack of impartiality of investigative judge Sergio Moro. This was after a Brazilian court on 8 March cleared da Silva of all criminal convictions stemming from the case. Read more...


15 April 2021 12:11

International Women’s Day (GS Report 2021)Read more...


15 April 2021 11:43

BWI Workers' Voices Webinar Series (GS Report 2021)Read more...


14 April 2021 14:45

On 29 March, the Belgian members of the BWI, AVC/CSC-BiE and the FGTB, joined forces to organise a national strike day that affected all sectors. It sent a strong message to employers during negotiations of an inter-professional agreement concerning wage increases, better working conditions and better end-of-career arrangements. Social partners failed to reach an agreement by the established deadline.Read more...


13 April 2021 08:31

The BWI Regional Duratex International Workers’ Network in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) recently met to discuss Duratex’s attempts to rollback labour rights and weaken trade unions by taking advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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