Come along to the TUC Aid fringe meeting on Tuesday evening at Congress - hear Labour's Rushanara Ali, ILO's Guy Ryder, Prospect's Sue Ferns and War on Want's John Hilary. What can unions and governments do to make a diffference overseas?PDF version available for download
Launched in 2007, the ongoing negotiations for an EU-India Free Trade Agreement (FTA) have thrown up a range of worrying issues for Indian and EU workers. This briefing note explains those concerns in more detail.
The international campaign for a Robin Hood Tax/Financial Transactions Tax is launching a Global Week of Action from 16-23 May 2012, spanning the G8 in Camp David, an informal EU summit in Brussels and the European Parliamentary vote on the European ...PDF version available for download
EU Finance Ministers are meeting on Tuesday (13 March) in Brussels, and the Danish Presidency has put the EU proposal for a financial transactions tax (what we call the Robin Hood Tax) on the agenda. Take the online action and tell Finance Ministers ...PDF version available for download
At the end of the second day of the Nigerian General Strike, NLC Acting General Secretary Owei Lakemfa and TUC Secretary General John Kolawole write about the horrific attacks on protesters and strikers.PDF version available for download
At the end of November, governments will gather in Busan, South Korea, to discuss aid effectiveness. The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) is pressing for a conclusion that promotes pro-poor growth and favours working people, and TUC Gen...PDF version available for download
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