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Unions push for labour reforms to address public unrest 2022-01-21 [BWI]

Democracy and workers’ rights are the main guarantees of peace and stability in Kazakhstan 2022-01-20 [IUF]

A Communique by the Confederation of Labor of Russia (KTR) on the events in Kazakhstan 2022-01-17 [KTR]

WFTU: Solidarity statement with the people of Kazakhstan 2022-01-17 [WFTU]

'Lessons of Kazakhstan': the FNPR assessed the events 2022-01-16 [Central Asia Labour Rights Monitoring Mission]

Kazakhstan: ITUC demands inquiry into killings 2022-01-13 [ITUC]

Violence and repression of media grows amid anti-government protests 2022-01-15 [IFJ]

Respect democracy and fundamental rights 2022-01-15 [Central Asia Labour Rights Monitoring Mission]

Government must respect democracy and fundamental rights 2022-01-12 [IndustriALL]

Fundamental change needed 2022-01-12 [ITUC]

Kazakstan: Fundamental change needed 2022-01-12 [ITUC]

Kazakh president gives shoot-to kill order to quell protests 2022-01-07 [Reuters]

Russia sends troops to put down Khazakstan uprising as fresh violence erupts 2022-01-07 [Reuters]

Kazakh Oil, Gas Facility Workers Go On Strike As Rallies Continue In Republic - Reports 2022-01-06 [UrduPoint / CNN]

10 Years Later, Many Questions Remain About The Zhanaozen Violence 2021-12-19 [RFE RL]

Who fired the shots? Ten years after the Zhanaozen massacre oil workers’ fight to organis 2021-12-17 [The Ecologist]

Kazakhstan needs strong unions 2021-12-16 [IndustriALL]

Ten years after the Zhanaozen massacre: oil workers’ fight to organise goes on 2021-12-16 [CALRMM]

Workers’ Rights Denied: Zhanaozen’s Legacy 2021-12-16 [The Diplomat]

10 years after the Zhanaozen massacre: oil workers’ fight to organise goes on 2021-12-15 [People & Nature]

Remembering Zhanaozen 2021-12-15 [CA Labour Rights Mission]

Union joins global ratification campaign of ILO Convention 190 2021-06-26 [BWI]

Respect union rights! 2021-06-16 [IndustriALL]

COTU (K) S.G meets designated delegates to the 109th International Labour Conference (ILC) 2021-05-22 [COTU]

Global unions condemn government attacks on unions  ActNOW!  2021-02-05 [ITUC]

Threat against fuel and energy workers union  ActNOW!  2021-02-04 [ITUC - PERC]

Kazakhstan must stop attacks on unions  ActNOW!  2021-02-04 [IndustriALL]

Independent Union Under Threat of Suspension 2021-01-28 [Human Rights Watch]

Safety at Workplace 2020-07-25 [COTU]

Kazakh union leader Erlan Baltabay released 2020-03-24 [IndustriALL]

Union develop strategies against gender-based violence 2020-02-29 [BWI]

Union develop strategies against gender-based violence 2020-02-23 [BWI]

They shot to kill: the massacre of Kazakhstan’s striking oil workers, eight years on 2020-01-14 [Opendemocracy]

Global Pilots on Bek Air flight Z2100 2020-01-07 [IFALPA]

Kazakh leader remains in custody on politically motivated charges  ActNOW!  2019-12-20 [IndustriALL]

Kazakh union leader Erlan Baltabay imprisoned again  ActNOW!  2019-11-02 [IndustriALL]

Union leader Erlan Baltabay imprisoned again 2019-10-21 [ITUC]

Solidarity works: jailed union leader freed 2019-09-12 [IAMAW]

Solidarity works: jailed union leader freed in Kazakhstan 2019-08-12 [ITUC]

Kazakh union leader freed 2019-08-12 [IndustriALL]

President pardons jailed trade union leader Erlan Baltabay  ActNOW!  2019-08-10 [KTR]

KVPU calling for Baltabay’s liberation and condemning the repression of independent trade unionists in Kazakhstan  ActNOW!  2019-08-08 [КВПУ]

IndustriALL призывает освободить казахстанского профсоюзного лидера 2019-07-24 [IndustriALL]

IndustriALL calls for release of Kazakh trade union leader  ActNOW!  2019-07-24 [IndustriALL]

International condemnation as repression deepens in Kazakhstan 2019-07-18 [ITUC]

Kazakh trade union leader faces 8 years in jail 2019-07-01 [IndustriALL]

Workers’ Rights Crackdown Under Fresh Scrutiny 2019-06-11 [HRW]

President Resigns - Now Is a Chance to Guarantee the Citizens Their Rights 2019-03-20 [Svenssonstiftelsen]

Activists in Kazakhstan face continued repression 2019-03-15 [IndustriALL]

Рolice detain, fine journalist covering Zhanaozen rallies 2019-03-13 [Eurasianet]

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