IFJ strongly condemns politically-motivated crackdown on media

Other news

Journalists’ organisations call on government to drop charges against journalist 2017-11-14 [IFJ]

Norwegian-Iraqi journalist arrested in Iraq 2017-11-05 [IFJ]

IFJ strongly condemns politically-motivated crackdown on media 2017-11-01 [IFJ]

IFJ welcomes new government committee to counter threats against journalists 2017-10-18 [IFJ]

Yes to Kurdistan, but not at any price 2017-09-25 [Equal Times]

Local journalist’s house shot at in east Baghdad 2017-09-12 [IFJ]

Here's how Iraqi union leader won workers' unpaid wages 2017-08-24 [Solidarity Center]

Iraqi Union Leader Wins Workers’ Unpaid Wages after Solidarity Center Training For more info 2017-08-23 [Solidarity Center]

Gvt staff told to down tools in heatwave 2017-08-16 [BBC]

Iraqi unions urge parliament to reject social security bill 2017-08-11 [IndustriALL]

The Iraqi Government Must Listen to the Stakeholders: Repeal the Social Security Draft Law 2017-08-10 [ Iraqi Civil Society Solidarity Initiative ]

Two journalists killed 2017-07-12 [IFJ]

Violations against journalists have reached a “dangerous level” in the Kurdistan Region-Union 2017-06-05 [NRT]

Parliament urged to reject illegitimate trade union law 2017-06-03 [IndustriALL Global Union]

Union organizes Shell workers 2017-04-23 [IndustriALL]

Kurdish woman reporter killed by bomb blast in Mosul 2017-03-01 [IFJ]

Women dealing with worsening harassment in the workplace 2017-02-05 [Al-Monitor]

Teachers unsafe in own classrooms:Union 2017-02-02 [Al-Monitor ]

IFJ and KJU condemn brutal attack on journalists by ruling party people in Kurdistan region 2017-01-26 [IFJ]

How their enemies get by with killing Iraqi journalists 2017-01-13 [Al-Monitor]

Afrah Shawqi: Iraqi journalist kidnapped from Baghdad home 2017-01-03 [Guardian ]

Radio journo gunned down in Kirkuk 2016-12-09 [IFJ]

Parliament accepts proposal to pay Kurdish gov’t employees in return for oil 2016-12-06 [RUDAW]

Teachers clash with Iraqi security forces in protests over unpaid salaries 2016-11-20 [Middle East Eye]

“The Middle East will bring an the end to the EU” 2016-11-15 [Equal Times]

Unions: after free association, what next? 2016-11-14 [USI]

Unions demand legal rights over ratification of ILO C87 2016-11-04 [IndustriALL]

Wesam Chaseb: In Iraq, ‘Change Will Start from Unions’ For more info 2016-11-01 [Solidarity Center]

Health crisis in the making as doctors flee Iraq due to unbearable working conditions 2016-10-17 [Al-Monitor]

Calla for Kurdish independence decline in Iraq as public sector workers strike demanding pay 2016-10-11 [Al-Monitor]

International solidarity helps teachers organise 2016-09-17 [Education International]

Contract workers protest in Karbala over pay delays 2016-09-11 [ATUC]

UNESCO chief condemns deaths of media workers in Brazil and Iraq 2016-09-11 [UN News Centre]

Media worker killed in western Iraq 2016-09-11 [Al-Arabiya]

Towards living wages in Iraq and Jordan 2016-09-03 [IndustriALL Global union ]

Trade unionists call for secular state and end to privatisations 2016-09-02 [The Morning Star]

Unionists call for secular state and end to privatisations 2016-09-02 [Morning Star]

Worker strike briefly disrupts Taq Taq field 2016-08-25 [Iraq Oil Report]

Abused Indonesian Migrant Worker Returns Home from Iraq 2016-08-25 [TEMPO]

Call for thorough investigation in to killing of Kurdish journalist 2016-08-17 [IFJ]

Kurdish journalist killed in Duhok, evidence of torture 2016-08-17 [Rudaw]

Unemployed South Iraq Protesters Ask for Job Opportunities 2016-08-11 [Asharq Al-Awsat]

IFJ supports a safety training for journalists in risky zones 2016-08-10 [IFJ]

Militants shoot energy plant workers in Iraq 2016-08-06 [Reuters]

IS murders oil workers, security guards in Kirkuk suicide attack 2016-08-05 [Iraq Oil Report]

Trucker strike risks output at Kurdistan’s Shaikan field 2016-07-30 [Iraq Oil Report]

Laborers facing harsh conditions in holy city of Najaf 2016-07-23 [Al-Monitor]

Mandatory holiday for all government workers announced as temperatures expected to soar above 50C 2016-07-23 [Guardian]

ISIS Tightens Grip On Scores Of Female Sex Slaves 2016-07-09 [Iraq Oil Report]

[More News]

This month in labour history

21-11-2009 Leather workers in the Federation of Workers' Councils and Unions of Iraq win their strike for back pay from the government [more]