Rights

18 October 2021 06:12

More than 2,000 women workers benefit from union trainings

 

Women trade union leaders of BWI in the Latin America and the Caribbean held its 14th Regional Women Committee (RWC) Meeting on 16 September where they reported on the output of their numerous initiatives and engagements in the region. Read more...


14 October 2021 01:32

BWI held its first ever youth-led webinar to mark World Day for Decent Work last 7 October. Read more...


12 October 2021 04:26

Coinciding with the World Day for Decent Work on 7 October, Ukraine’s trade unions launched their biggest protest to date against the government’s plan to change the country’s labour and trade union legislation, asserting that it will undermine workers’ social guarantees.Read more...


11 October 2021 14:10

The BWI Regional Committee in Latin America and the Caribbean held its 16th regional meeting last 23 September concluding its Statutory Meetings in the region. It called for the strengthening of BWI’s global union strategy to effectively respond to new labour realities as a result of the pandemic. Read more...


09 October 2021 09:58

To build our vision of a just and sustainable future, trade unions must flourish and for decent work to be a reality, we must be organised.
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07 October 2021 02:28

BWI’s trade union affiliates in India joined a nationwide strike (Bharat Bandh) called by different farmers’ organisations on 27 September to demand the repeal of farm laws and to oppose the country’s privatisation policy and anti-worker labour codes. Read more...


01 October 2021 08:11

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...