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Day: May 28, 2018

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh revs up CUPE NS convention

Delegates from across Nova Scotia were revved up by a speech by NDP leader Jagmeet Singh on Monday, focusing on fixing inequality in the Canadian economy and the importance of public services. Singh cited a recent study that showed over half…

Asia-Pacific

Asia-Pacific Topics in this post: Asia-Pacific Trade Union Rights Violations in Cambodia The Cambodian Ministy of Education arbitrarily fired 11 teachers and Education officers for alleged absenteeism. The discharged staff included the former President of the Cambodia Independent Teachers’ Association…

Iraq: Teachers’ salary cuts limited

Iraq: Teachers’ salary cuts limited Topics in this post: Kurdistan’s education trade union was successful in easing drastic salary cuts planned for teachers. Salaries have fallen in the Iraqi state of Kurdistan since 2014, as the region was hit with…