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Day: May 9, 2020

A trade union Manifesto for inclusive education

Italian education trade union is asking educators to sign a manifesto laying out seven points for inclusive education during COVID-19. Following the epidemiological emergency arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Italian Government has ordered containment measures for many public services,…

UNITE HERE calls for strict measures to protect workers and guests as U.S. casinos set to reopen

As casinos across the U.S. closed since March prepare to reopen, the IUF-affiliated UNITE HERE is calling for strict measures to protect workers, guests and public health. “Hundreds of thousands of workers are employed in the gaming industry in the…

Series of industrial accidents rocks India as work resumes post-lockdown

The series of accidents on 7 May started in the early hours with the gas leak at LG Polymers plant located near Vishakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh. Other incidents the same day include a boiler explosion at unit 6 of the…