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Day: March 8, 2019

education unionists push for the adoption of a binding Convention and Recommendation on violence against women and men in the world of work

To mark this year’s International Women’s Day, Education International and its member organisations recognise women’s contributions to the worlds’ societies, celebrate their achievements, renew their commitment to advancing gender equality within unions, in education and in society, and urge governments…

Bangladesh unions call to reinstate over 12,000 retrenched garment workers

Over a hundred workers were imprisoned, over 12,000 were retrenched and cases were filed against over 5, 000 workers in the aftermath of workers’ protests against a meager wage hike in December 2018 to January 2019. Despite both the government…