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Day: May 18, 2020

Education union fights for payment of educators’ salaries

Education International firmly supports educators in Iraqi Kurdistan struggling to get salaries paid and condemns the brutal crackdown on their peaceful demonstrations by security forces. On 16-17 May, teachers and education support personnel demonstrated in most of Kurdistan’s cities over…

UN Human Rights experts: every worker must be protected!

A group of UN human rights experts have called on governments “to ensure preventative and precautionary measures are in place to protect every worker” as restrictions are eased and work resumes. “Every worker is essential”, they declare in a statement…