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Day: April 18, 2019

Unions in Sub-Saharan Africa strengthened by solidarity

During an IndustriALL mission to Nairobi, Kenya, IndustriALL Global Union general secretary Valter Sanches and regional secretary Paule France Ndessomin met the six IndustriALL affiliates to discuss issues faced by Kenyan workers, including precarious work. Precarious work is prevalent in…

#TheCargill14 mark a year of struggle with demonstration at head office

The 14 workers fired one year ago for organizing a union at their Cargill factory in Bursa-Orhangazi, Turkey and their union Tekgida-Is are more determined than ever to have their rights respected. To mark the first anniversary of their ongoing…

Swedish unions help to strengthen their Latin American peers

On 8 April, Magnus Kjellson and Pamela Valenzuela from Unionen, together with Fanny Högrell from IF Metall, attended a meeting at IndustriALL’s regional office in Montevideo. The aim was to assess the achievements of the “Construyendo poder sindical en América…