G8/G20

Share this page

Put People FirstOn 28th March thousands will march through London as part of a global campaign to challenge the G20, ahead of their 2nd April summit on the global financial crisis, to Put People First.

The TUC is part of this campaign, and trade unionists from all over the country will be travelling to London for the event. You can find out more about the event and add your own voice to the campaign at www.putpeoplefirst.org.uk


The TUC has today (Thursday) written to David Cameron asking him to show his support for UK workers at the G20 Leaders’ Summit in Australia, by making the case for better jobs and wages. The TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said: “It’s time that David Cameron stood up for UK...
06 November 2014
Ahead of the "People's Strike" called for Tuesday by our sister organisation KCTU in South Korea, the TUC General Secretary has written to the Korean Ambassador to London posing five key questions about his government's failure to respect workers' rights and the fundamental core conventions of the ILO. She specifically...
23 February 2014
Trade unions have been under attack in South Korea since the Park Government was inaugurated on 25 February last year. This report documents some of the attacks on freedom of association and assembly and the right to strike, and lists the 15 Korean trade union leaders in jail or on...
21 February 2014
IDM - Monthly newsletter reporting international development matters and issues affecting trade unionists around the world. Including reports, statements, interviews and events.
30 July 2013
IDM - Monthly newsletter reporting international development matters and issues affecting trade unionists around the world. Including reports, statements, interviews and events.
02 July 2013
IDM - Monthly newsletter reporting international development matters and issues affecting trade unionists around the world. Including reports, statements, interviews and events.
04 June 2013
TUC General Secretary Frances O'Grady has written to Foreign Secretary William Hague ahead of the G8 Foreign Ministers' meeting that he is hosting in London next week. Her letter urges him to use the meeting's discussion of Burma to secure international agreement on a code of responsible investment in Burma.
02 April 2013
IDM - Monthly newsletter reporting international development matters and issues affecting trade unionists around the world. Including reports, statements, interviews and events.
26 March 2013
The TUC is joining unions from across the globe in calling on South Korean President-elect Park Geun-hye to address a range of serious and ongoing labour rights concerns when she takes office on 25 February 2013.
22 February 2013
To mark the World Day for Decent Work, the TUC is releasing ‘A decent job?': a report assessing the Department for International Development's (DFID) efforts to secure decent jobs for the world's poor. DFID scores just 25 out of 56 points based on criteria developed from the International Labour Organisation's...
07 October 2012

Pages