Rights

01 October 2021 08:11

Regional Youth Academy: Preparing the unions’ successor generation

 

Twenty-one young leaders (21) from twelve (12) different BWI-affiliated unions in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) launched BWI’s Regional Activists Network Academy last September.Read more...


27 September 2021 05:02

More than 10,000 workers stormed the streets of Bengaluru in India on 20 September 2021 to protest the misuse of public funds under the Karnataka Building and Other Construction Workers’ Welfare Board (BOCW). Read more...


23 September 2021 06:20

BWI invites you to the youth-led webinar titled “Leading Transformation: Young Workers’ Perceptions Toward Recovery,” which will be held on 7 October 2021 at 14:00 CEST to 16:10 CEST. Read more...


23 September 2021 05:31

Gender equality requires a lot of hard work on the part of trade unionsRead more...


21 September 2021 09:11

In its effort to strengthen efforts to promote gender quality in the construction industry, BWI launched its Women in Trades Global Research Report to promote women’s access to skills trainings and secure their employment in the industry.
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17 September 2021 05:39

As part of the recommendations adopted by the BWI Africa and MENA Regional Youth Conference held on August, the global union’s young trade unionists in East Africa participated in a campaign, media and communication training last 8-10 September 2021 to improve their media and advocacy capacities. Read more...


14 September 2021 13:07

150 participants from the Asia-Pacific and Middle East regions attended BWI’s successful Women in Trades Exchange as part of the global union’s effort to push forward its “Global Women In Trades Campaign.”Read more...


14 September 2021 06:25

BWI, together with fellow Global Union Federations, ITUC-Asia Pacific, and the ITUC/Global Unions Washington Office, issued a position paper on the review and update of the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) 2009 Safeguard Policy Statement to promote and respect international labour standards in the international financial institution. Read more...


06 September 2021 02:43

To sustain the momentum and gains of the campaign to protect jobs and wages amidst a pandemic, BWI in Africa and the Middle East elected its new regional leaders on the occasion of its 4th Regional Conference held on 30-31 August.
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