RadioLabour Global News Report for Friday November 8, 2019

Today's labour news

Global action for victimised Thai rail workers 2019-11-11 [ITF]

Breaking through - UNI affiliates recognised for outstanding organising work 2019-11-10 [UNI]

RadioLabour's World Report for the week November 4 to 8, 2019 2019-11-09 [RadioLabour]

 VIDEO  AIRF Congratulates and Greets Lula on his release from Prison For more info 2019-11-09 [The Guardian]

Visas for overseas NHS staff just ‘window-dressing’, says UNISON 2019-11-09 [UNISON]

RadioLabour Global News Report for Friday November 8, 2019 2019-11-08 [RadioLabour]

Investment Week 2019 Recap: A Fearless Inventory of FDI 2019-11-08 [TUAC]

Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa 2019-11-08 [World Socialist Website]

Action in shipbuilding and shipbreaking 2019-11-07 [IndustriALL]

RadioLabour Global News Report for Thursday November 7, 2019 2019-11-07 [RadioLabour]

Matildas’ equal pay deal is part of a global shift recognising value of women in sport 2019-11-06 [The Guardian]

At least 44,000 work stoppages since 2010 2019-11-06 [ILO]

Road transport unions vow to collectively fight privatisation, deregulation and liberalisation 2019-11-06 [ITF]

Adidas, get off the sidelines! 2019-11-06 [IndustriALL]

How to secure and promote freedom of association? New ILO web application provides a guide for workers 2019-11-06 [EI]

RadioLabour Global Union News Report for Tuesday November 5, 2019 2019-11-05 [RadioLabour]

Worker Rights Lawyers Share Successes, Strategies For more info 2019-11-05 [Solidarity Center]

A UN treaty on business and human rights is vital for economic and social justice 2019-11-05 [Equal Times]

Worker Rights Lawyers Join in First Global Conference For more info 2019-11-04 [Solidarity Center]

RadioLabour Monday November 4, 2019 2019-11-04 [RadioLabour]

Protests worldwide share dissatisfaction with the status quo 2019-11-04 [NUPGE]

Human Rights Violations: the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) publishes two reports on human rights violations 2019-11-04 [IFJ]

Trade union renewal, a global challenge 2019-11-04 [Education International]

EFJ and partner organisations call on governments to end impunity 2019-11-04 [EFJ]

RadioLabour's World Report for the week October 28 to November 1, 2019 2019-11-03 [RadioLabour]

AIRF Extends Full Support to Striking ATU Workers in the US For more info 2019-11-02 [AIRF Communication Centre]

AIRF Urges Thailand to Respect International Labour Standards 2019-10-31 [AIRF Communication Centre]

Kickstarting STRIKE! The Game of Worker Rebellion 2019-10-31 [Boing Boing]

Hundreds of Worker Rights Lawyers Set to Meet in Mexico For more info 2019-10-30 [Solidarity Center]

Global agreements: the foundation for building strong finance unions 2019-10-30 [UNI Global Union]

UNI Finance -- organizing strong unions to tackle the changing world of work 2019-10-30 [UNI Global Union]

Just Transitions for regional, green & digital economic revivals 2019-10-30 [TUAC]

Solidarity with UMT, Morocco 2019-10-29 [AIRF Communication Centre]

Solidarity with Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU), Australia 2019-10-29 [AIRF Communication Centre]

Reviving labour’s fortunes by centring the margins 2019-10-29 [Opendemocracy]

IFJ and battleface launch new insurance for journalists across the world 2019-10-29 [IFJ]

World Bank ombudsman to launch investigation into IFC funding of Bridge International Academies 2019-10-29 [Education International]

MEAA strengthens global links with crew and entertainment workers 2019-10-27 [MEAA]

 VIDEO  AIRF Salutes the Youth Power Opposing the Railway Privatization in India  ActNOW!  2019-10-25 [AIRF Communication Centre]

 VIDEO  AIRF Salutes the Youth Power Opposing the Railway Privatization in India 2019-10-25 [AIRF Communication Centre]

The 25 wealthiest dynasties on the planet control $1.4 trillion 2019-10-25 [Bloomberg]

IFJ hosts film screening at ITF House on misuse of global aid 2019-10-25 [ITF]

Global Unions Federations call for 'bold commitments' in advancing the Beijing Platform for Action ahead of UN 2019-10-25 [IFJ]

Austerity has 'held down' growth and living standards throughout OECD 2019-10-24 [TUC]

Union head: 737 Max crashes caused by 'incestuous relationship' between FAA and Boeing 2019-10-24 [Salon]

Superyachts and private jets: spending of corrupt super-rich revealed 2019-10-24 [The Guardian]

Could the demise of Thomas Cook mark a new beginning for the tourism industry? 2019-10-24 [Equal Times]

 VIDEO  AIRF protests against Privatisation For more info 2019-10-23 [AIRF Communication Centre]

Faber-Castell Global Trade Union Network Reinforces Solidarity 2019-10-23 [BWI]

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This month in labour history

10-11-1984 Transport unions call for International blockade of coal and oil shipments to the UK in solidarity with the Miner's Strike. [more]