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An alliance to put decent work at the centre of sustainable and integral development 2017-12-15 [Equal Times]

The global youth unemployment crisis: the great challenge of our time [along with climate change] 2017-12-15 [Equal Times]

Unions take action against Glencore ahead of investor call 2017-12-14 [IndustriALL]

Magnus Gissler: Growing international interest for Nordic agreement model 2017-12-12 [Nordic Labour Journal]

Migrant workers expose recruitment practices 2017-12-11 [Global Cause ]

Ending modern slavery and child labour: a global challenge 2017-12-10 [Global Cause]

Why ‘zero tolerance to modern slavery’ isn’t good enough for companies 2017-12-10 [Global Cause]

UNI Global Union and World Players Association leadership propelled two years of collective action and commitment to establish independent Centre for Sport and Human Rights in 2018 2017-12-08 [UNI Global Union]

LGBTI workers' rights are human rights 2017-12-08 [IUF]

Stopping Sexual Abuse on the Job Begins With Empowering Workers 2017-12-08 [The Nation]

IndustriALL welcomes nine new trade unions 2017-12-07 [IndustriALL]

IndustriALL welcomes nine new trade unions 2017-12-07 [Industriall]

Trade Union Action on Decent Work for Persons with Disabilities 2017-12-07 [PSI]

Unions at Shell to protest violations on Human Rights Day 2017-12-05 [IndustriALL]

UNI Deputy GS calls for business and government to deliver on human rights 2017-12-05 [UNI Global Union]

BWI Amandla Manifesto reaffirms trade unions are instruments of change 2017-12-05 [BWI Global Unions ]

General Electric unions develop cross-border cooperation and solidarity 2017-12-04 [IndustriALL]

Pulp and paper workers unite in Budapest 2017-12-04 [IndustriALL]

Unions must do more to fight gender-based violence in their own ranks 2017-12-01 [Equal Times]

Decent Work Forum: ‘With a Union, We May Fight Together’ For more info 2017-12-01 [s]

Strategy plan objective is to achieve 'Power to the People' 2017-12-01 [BWI]

After a 47-day strike, Korean health care workers win a huge pay rise 2017-12-01 [UNI Global Union]

UNI Global Union and World Players Association announce collective plan to establish independent Centre for Sport and Human Rights in 2018 2017-12-01 [UNI Global Union]

Women players from across the world battle for equality of opportunity and pay 2017-12-01 [UNI Global Union]

UNI calls for world to “Make a Stand to End Modern Day Slavery” 2017-12-01 [UNI Global Union]

Unions must do more to fight gender-based violence in their own ranks 2017-12-01 [Equal Times]

Decent Work Forum: Sharing Strategies for Success For more info 2017-11-30 [Solidarity Center]

Governments urged to prioritise access to remedy for slavery victims 2017-11-30 [ITF]

Will a robot take your job? 800 MILLION workers will be replaced by machines by 2030, report warns 2017-11-30 [Daily Mall]

Final Declaration of the International Meeting of Workers' Organisations, Rome, November 2017 2017-11-30 [WMCW]

Global delivery unions address digitalisation and automation challenges 2017-11-30 [ITF]

Forum Opens on Promoting Women Workers’ Rights For more info 2017-11-30 [Solidarity Center]

Women’s discrimination shown in port toilet provision 2017-11-29 [Port Strategy ]

UNI adds its weight to call for political courage and stronger governance to eliminate child labour and slavery 2017-11-29 [UNI Global Union]

16 pledges to end gender based violence at the workplace 2017-11-29 [UNI Global Union]

In Face of Climate Crisis, Environment and Trade Union Movements Finding Common Cause 2017-11-29 [Common Dreams]

Shanghai copper meet, fee talks come amid mine strikes 2017-11-28 [KITCO]

16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence 2017 2017-11-28 [Education International]

November 25: A Call to Action, A Window of Opportunity and Time to Change the Dialogue 2017-11-28 [IFJ]

IFJ survey: One in two women journalists suffer gender-based violence at work 2017-11-28 [IFJ]

IWC calls for increased leadership roles for women in unions 2017-11-28 [BWI Global Unions]

Welcome to BWI 4th World Congress in Durban! 2017-11-28 [BWI Global Union]

PSI GS address at the Vatican 2017-11-27 [PSI]

Children’s clothing doing away with gender labels 2017-11-27 [Equal Times]

Football’s gender pay gap worse than in politics, medicine and space 2017-11-27 [Guardian]

Saint-Gobain union network advances and promotes global dialogue with management 2017-11-23 [IndustriALL]

Banks and shipowners join campaign for the safe recycling of ships 2017-11-24 [IndustriALL]

Unions Call for Strong ILO Convention on Gender-Based Violence 2017-11-24 [ITUC]

Violence against women at work - a trade union issue 2017-11-24 [IndustriALL Global Union ]

World's richest are waging war on the poor, says Columbia University professor 2017-11-24 [Independent]

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