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Labour laws in 104 countries reserve some jobs for men only 2018-05-25 [The Economist]

Shell unable to answer worker questions at AGM 2018-05-24 [IndustriALL]

A model failure: why the world needs a new social contract 2018-05-24 [Equal Times]

PSI brings perspective of public service workers to social dialogue in 'Global Deal' Flagship Report 2018-05-24 [PSI]

Running for a child labour free world 2018-05-24 [BWI]

PSI brings perspective of public service workers to social dialogue in 'Global Deal' Flagship Report 2018-05-23 [PSI]

Former South Korean trade union leader released from prison 2018-05-23 [PSI]

Union calls for “real” increase in global seafarer wage 2018-05-23 [ajot]

PM ahead of the ILO Conference: It’s not arm wrestling 2018-05-22 [ips]

Ryanair CEO says not expecting strikes but cannot rule them out 2018-05-21 [Reuters]

OHS – The Hidden Profession 2018-05-18 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Not Part of the Job! Video Explores Gender-Based Violence For more info 2018-05-18 [Solidarity Center]

International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia 2018-05-18 [PSI]

Where have all the honeybees gone? 2018-05-18 [Equal Times]

“Stop mounting pressure on countries to privatize water.” PSI sends cautionary calls to World Bank 2018-05-18 [PSI]

History in the making: Education International launches first worldwide Education Support Personnel Day 2018-05-17 [Education International]

Fighting for public services in the public interest 2018-05-16 [PSI]

Trade rules threaten workers’ rights and public services 2018-05-16 [PSI]

Celebrating education’s unsung heroes 2018-05-16 [Equal Times]

Digitization Trends: Impact on Employment in Finance Industry 2018-05-15 [UNI Global Union]

Unions demand LafargeHolcim keeps its word and respects workers’ lives 2018-05-15 [BWI]

IFJ meets Taiwanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs 2018-05-15 [IFJ]

#ResNet: Research, Refine, Resist! 2018-05-15 [Education International]

Ramadan 2018 – a guide for everyone 2018-05-14 [PCS]

Tackling Modern Slavery in Construction 2018-05-14 [CIOB]

Garments workers go on strike, slam police harassment For more info 2018-05-14 [Partido Manggagawa ]

Women Will Pay The Real Cost Of Our Hunger For Cheap Clothes 2018-05-12 [Huffington Post]

Rebooting the Duty of Care 2018-05-11 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell calls for clarity on migrant workers' right to strike 2018-05-11 [UCU]

Unsafe systems of management 2018-05-10 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Dramatic fall in asbestos production worldwide 2018-05-10 [Hazards magazine]

RecruitmentAdvisor: the new platform for fair recruitment and migrant worker empowerment 2018-05-10 [Equal Times]

The Secret Labor Experiment 2018-05-10 [NYTimes]

WPFD: World media community emphasised in Accra that journalists’ social rights are at the heart of press freedom 2018-05-09 [IFJ]

Unions demand LafargeHolcim keeps its word and respects workers’ lives 2018-05-08 [IndustriALL]

Fifty years on, what has 1968 taught us? 2018-05-08 [Equal Times]

French Railworkers on Strike 2018-05-07 [The Bullet | Étienne Balibar]

#WPFD2018 journalists need proper protection to conduct investigative journalism 2018-05-04 [IFJ]

#WPFD2018 The Accra Declaration 2018-05-04 [IFJ]

2018 points to a new wave of citizen activism 2018-05-04 [Equal Times]

LafargeHolcim, keep your word, respect workers’ lives! 2018-05-03 [IndustriALL]

Glencore: Unions voice concerns and demands to shareholders 2018-05-03 [IndustriALL]

International trade unionists stage Glencore demo 2018-05-03 [Info]

IFJ urges world governments to back a proposal for a ground-breaking Convention on journalists’ protection 2018-05-03 [IFJ]

UNI and IndustriALL Global Unions lay foundation for WestRock World Trade Union Alliance 2018-05-03 [UNI Global Union]

Effective school leadership should top global and national policy 2018-05-03 [Education International]

IFJ urges world governments to back convention on journalists’ protection 2018-05-03 [NUJ]

Victoria The avoidance of accountability creates legislation 2018-05-03 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

North American cement unions ready to challenge cement multinationals 2018-05-02 [IndustriALL]

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This month in labour history

1-05-1889 May Day - the international workers' holiday. [more]