The future of work – The time for talking is over

Today's labour news

Prime Days for Amazon Protests 2019-07-20 [Rank and File]

ACTU President Addresses Symposium on the Centenary of the ILO 2019-07-18 [ACTU]

Orange Group signs groundbreaking global agreement advancing gender equality with protections against discrimination and promoting work-life balance for its 149,000 employees 2019-07-18 [UNI Global Union]

UNI Global Union and Sherpa send formal notice to Teleperformance—calling on the world leader in call centres to strengthen workers' rights 2019-07-18 [UNI Global Union]

Ethical recruitment dilemma 2019-07-17 [The Star]

The future of work – The time for talking is over 2019-07-17 [ILO]

Towards the localization of the SDGs - #Listen2Cities 2019-07-17 [PSI]

FIFA moves closer to global standards on child protection and wellbeing, says World Players Association 2019-07-17 [UNI]

Government of Canada turns back on communities harmed by Canadian mining overseas, loses trust of Canadian civil society 2019-07-16 [USW]

AUDIO: RadioLabour World Report for Tuesday July 16, 2019 2019-07-16 [RadioLabour]

As Prime Day Gets Underway, Amazon Workers Are Striking Worldwide 2019-07-16 [Refinery29]

6 Years After the Rana Plaza Collapse, Are Garment Workers Any Safer? 2019-07-16 [The Nation]

UNI Global Union stands in solidarity with more than 17, 000 striking workers at Walmart 2019-07-16 [UNI Global Union]

Resistance and Solidarity - Amazon workers demand a better deal this Prime Day 2019-07-15 [UNI]

Amazon launches 65-hour Prime Day, despite protests over warehouse conditions 2019-07-15 [Smart Company]

Resistance and Solidarity: Amazon workers demand a better deal this Prime Day 2019-07-15 [UNI Global Union]

ITF supports Amazon workers in fight for their rights 2019-07-15 [ITF]

Minnesota Amazon’s Workers Plan To Disrupt Prime Day With An Organized Strike 2019-07-15 [Z6]

Off track: educators warn of slow progress at first major review of SDG 4 2019-07-14 [Education International]

INSIDE LABOUR: 4IR and the ideological prison 2019-07-13 [Fin24]

Is There a Global Future for Unions? 2019-07-12 [Common Dreams]

New IPI platform collects best practices to tackle online harassment of journalists 2019-07-12 [EFJ]

Amal Clooney says Trump attacks on media make reporters ‘vulnerable’ to abuse 2019-07-11 [Global]

AUDIO: RadioLabour World Report for Thursday July 11, 2019 2019-07-11 [RadioLabour]

Global Media Freedom Conference: new pledges not credible without action, press freedom groups say 2019-07-11 [IFJ]

“‘Hot desking’ and ‘clean desk’ policies are a source of anxiety for employees,” says sociologist Danièle Linhart 2019-07-11 [Equal Times]

Nestlé sales force workers across Russia confined to rooms and compelled to resign employment 2019-07-10 [IUF]

AUDIO: RadioLabour World Report for Tuesday July 9, 2019 2019-07-09 [RadioLabour]

Base metals unions determined to stay united against challenges 2019-07-09 [IndustriALL]

Shell unions to collaborate on organizing 2019-07-09 [IndustriALL]

Off track: educators warn of slow progress at first major review of SDG 4 2019-07-09 [EI]

IndustriALL signs quality of working life agreement with Renault 2019-07-09 [IndustriALL]

The world is off-track to achieve the SDGs 2019-07-09 [PSI]

AUDIO: RadioLabour World Report for Monday July 8, 2019 2019-07-08 [RadioLabour]

Unions call for cross-party commission to agree climate emergency plans - TUC 2019-07-08 [TUC]

Megan Rapinoe says equal pay talk must ‘move to the next step’ 2019-07-08 [The Guardian]

Cancel Qatar - The money for the next Men's World Cup would be better invested in the women's game 2019-07-08 [The Atlantic]

AUDIO: RadioLabour World Report for Friday July 5, 2019 2019-07-06 [RadioLabour]

Just 10 per cent of workers receive nearly half of global pay 2019-07-05 [ILO]

Heather Smith (1959-2019): Goodbye to a passionate teacher and leader 2019-07-05 [Education International]

Rest in peace Esther Busser 2019-07-05 [ITUC]

ILO Staff Vindicated, Pay Cuts Blocked 2019-07-05 [PSI]

Nearly half of global wages received by top 10%, survey finds 2019-07-04 [Guardian ]

UBI without public services is a neoliberal’s paradise 2019-07-03 [PSI]

World Day for Decent Work 2019 theme: invest in the care economy 2019-07-02 [ITUC]

AUDIO: RadioLabour World Report for Tuesday July 2, 2019 2019-07-02 [RadioLabour]

New ILO figures on global pay distribution reveal pervasive inequality 2019-07-02 [ILO]

Global effects of gangsterism and policing – POPCRU 2019-07-02 [Politicsweb]

IFJ launches new Global Charter of Ethics for Journalists 2019-07-01 [IFJ]

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