The TUC General Secretary has written to the President of Paraguay to express solidarity with the campaign by the CUT-A and CNT national trade union federations to secure respect of for trade union rights and extended collective bargaining coverage.
TUC General Secretary Frances O'Grady has written to the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, protesting at his unilateral decision to withdraw union rights from staff in UN bodies, and urging him to rescind the withdrawal forthwith.
Replying to a letter from Faruk Celik, Turkish Minister of Labour and Social Security, seeking to excuse recent events, Bernadette Ségol, General Secretary of the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) reiterated her deep concerns at the totally disproportionate use of force by the police during the events in Istanbul in...
Speech by Sam Gurney, the UK worker delegate to the ILO Conference 2013 and member of the ILO Governing Body. How the ILO needs top make sure there are no more Rana Plazas, and how unions are campaigning for change in the UK.