Rights

21 April 2021 06:27

Sabah workers demand release of delayed wages and allowances

 

Members of the Sabah Timber Employees Union (STIEU) has castigated the Sabah forest Industries (SFI) and the state government for failing to release the salaries of 2,000 workers for the months of December 2020 and January 2021 respectively. Read more...


21 April 2021 02:36

Last 15 April, the BWI-affiliated Timber Employees Union of Peninsular Malaysia (TEUPM) became the sole and exclusive bargaining organisation of workers at the Hok Lai Timber Company, after it won in a certification of election determined through secret ballot. Read more...


20 April 2021 12:09

At the start of this year’s 16 Days of Activism on Violence against Women, I am speaking out on the hidden pandemic, the surge of violence against women during the COVID pandemic. As this has been predominantly domestic violence, this is a critical time to engage on the role that trade unions should play in the support of women who are victims of abuse as well as the prevention of violence against women by working with men to address prejudices, possessiveness and aggression. Read more...


20 April 2021 08:45

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...