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Day: October 16, 2019

Algeria : International unions call on ILO to defend trade unionists facing growing repression

In May this year, the ILO undertook a high-level mission to Algeria in response to systematic violations of basic trade union rights by the government over many years, violations repeatedly highlighted by the ILO’s governing bodies. Since then, attacks on…

Sub-Saharan Africa sets ambitious union agenda

 The conference was a culmination of a week of meetings designed to build common purpose among IndustriALL Global Union affiliates on the continent: the Youth Conference, the African Mining Summit, the African Industrialization Conference, and the Women’s Conference. Each meeting,…

ICT, Electrical and Electronics unions prepare for sustainable future

“The world is fragmented and divided. There are so many irrational things taking place and trade unions must be the first ones to point them out and correct the situation,” said IndustriALL co-chair of the section, Takahiro Nonaka, from Japanese…