Govts have tools: Now deliver an international agreement on modern slavery

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UNI General Secretary to La Cote: 'It’s time to redefine the social contract for the new world of work' 2017-10-20 [UNI Global Union]

Breastfeeding and Work: Let’s Make It Work 2017-10-19 [Equal Times]

Made in China 3/2017: Chinese Labour in a Global Perspective 2017-10-19 [Chinoiresie]

IFJ and EFJ condemn murder of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia 2017-10-18 [IFJ]

Unite warns there can be ‘no room for complacency’ over Bombardier Airbus deal 2017-10-18 [Unite the union]

Prime Minister must act on OECD call for stronger workers’ rights, says TUC 2017-10-17 [TUC]

NUJ backs Helsinki Declaration for ethical PR 2017-10-17 [NUJ]

UN labour body report paints bleak picture for jobs worldwide 2017-10-17 [Business Day]

“Leaving No One Behind” when fighting against extreme poverty 2017-10-17 [equal times]

Crying foul play over trade agreements 2017-10-17 [UNI Global Union]

UNI sends message of condolence and solidarity after bomb blast kills more than 230 2017-10-17 [UNI Global Union]

FIA Mourns the loss of Peter Plouviez 2017-10-17 [FIA]

Govts have tools: Now deliver an international agreement on modern slavery 2017-10-17 [Equal Times]

Queen Supports Replicating Modern Slavery Act across Commonwealth 2017-10-17 [Freedom United]

Queensland Industrial manslaughter debate reveals commitment and misunderstandings 2017-10-16 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Safety protocol with 16 points for journalists covering conflict zones 2017-10-14 [IFJ]

There must be zero tolerance of modern slavery in the shipping industry 2017-10-14 [Equal Times]

Governments have the tools, now they must deliver an international agreement on modern slavery 2017-10-13 [equal times]

“There must be zero tolerance of modern slavery in the shipping industry.” 2017-10-13 [equal times]

Unions Call on IMF and World Bank to Support Global Wage Rise 2017-10-13 [ITUC]

Australia the first stop on international roadshow over safety management Standard 2017-10-12 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Queensland Industrial Manslaughter arguments cover old ground 2017-10-12 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

IndustriALL affiliates mobilize to #STOPrecariousWork 2017-10-12 [IndustriALL]

Unions take action against precarious work at Shell 2017-10-12 [IndustriALL]

How garnishees keep gouging debtors 2017-10-12 [Business Day]

IFJ/EFJ statement on article 11 of the draft copyright Directive on copyright in the digital single market 2017-10-12 [IFJ]

Racial discrimination is a reality in schools and classrooms 2017-10-12 [Education International]

International Day of the Girl Child 2017-10-12 [Education International]

Ignoring health and safety of workers part-and-parcel of Amazon’s anti-union plan 2017-10-12 [UNI Global Union]

UNI WEB gives full backing to UNI DGS Christy Hoffman to become next General Secretary 2017-10-12 [UNI Global Union]

Seafarers: new ITF app supports your wellbeing 2017-10-11 [ITF]

Campaigners warn against damaging trade deals 2017-10-11 [Morning Star]

Workplace Mental Health highlighted this World Mental Health Day 2017-10-11 [NUPGE]

Global Women’s Organising Assembly 2017-10-11 [ITUC]

UN Report: Freedom of Association Key to Democracy For more info 2017-10-10 [Solidarity Center]

Queensland Queensland’s Industrial Manslaughter push moves to Parliament this week 2017-10-09 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Safety Differently – The Movie reviewed 2017-10-09 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

The gender pay gap that still needs to be closed 2017-10-09 [The Economist]

Victoria Near Kill : Jim Ward speaks 2017-10-09 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

When Workers Worldwide Hurt, We All Hurt 2017-10-08 [CUPW]

Global Economy’s Stubborn Reality: Plenty of Work, Not Enough Pay 2017-10-08 [NYTimes]

World Day for Decent Work: Immigrant Protections Essential for Achieving Decent Work 2017-10-08 [AFL-CIO]

Minimum wage focus for World Day for Decent Work 2017-10-07 [NUPGE]

ITF fights back against ICTSI victimisation  ActNOW!  2017-10-06 [ITF]

10 ways to fight precarious work 2017-10-06 [IndustriALL]

Unions worldwide support journalists on strike to save social security and welfare funds 2017-10-06 [IFJ]

Strong unions key to winning decent working conditions, says IFJ 2017-10-06 [IFJ]

World Teachers Day is celebrated in every corner of the world 2017-10-06 [Education International]

We can turn the tide on precarious work 2017-10-06 [IndustriALL]

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