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Delivery Hero Workers in Turkey Unionize [Bloomberg] 2021-01-16

2021: International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour [ILO] 2021-01-15

IFJ and EFJ demand immediate release of Andrei Alexandrov and other journalists imprisoned [IFJ] 2021-01-15

Metal Workers Register Labour Relations Concerns at Systemair AB [TUAC] 2021-01-13

International trade union solidarity [Education International] 2021-01-13

ILO launches 'Voices' - a new window on the world of work [ILO] 2021-01-11

1000 days of fighting for union rights at #Cargill Turkey [IUF] 2021-01-11

Attack on political transition in the US is a disgrace [ITUC] 2021-01-07

Brands are weathering the pandemic. Garment workers are not [Thomson Reuters] 2021-01-04

The year the unions kept us strong [NewsClick] 2021-01-02

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Delivery Hero Workers in Turkey Unionize 2021-01-16 [Bloomberg]

RadioLabour's World Report for the week ending Friday January 15, 2021 2021-01-16 [RadioLabour]

Will 2021 Bring Positive Change for Working-Class People? 2021-01-15 [Working-Class Perspectives]

2021: International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour 2021-01-15 [ILO]

IFJ and EFJ demand immediate release of Andrei Alexandrov and other journalists imprisoned 2021-01-15 [IFJ]

Google Workers Launch New Union 2021-01-14 [The Bullet / Alphabet Workers Union]

Homeworkers need to be better protected, says the ILO 2021-01-14 [ILO]

Metal Workers Register Labour Relations Concerns at Systemair AB 2021-01-13 [TUAC]

International trade union solidarity 2021-01-13 [Education International]

EFJ/IMS open letter to International Ice Hockey Federation President René Fasel 2021-01-13 [EFJ]

All at sea: half a million seafarers stranded by the pandemic – in pictures 2021-01-13 [The Guardian]

Third of oil and gas workers faced pay cut in 2020 due to pandemic, survey shows 2021-01-12 [Reuters]

Trade and industrial policy: implications for development and international labour standards 2021-01-12 [IndustriALL]

Google is reportedly monitoring staff emails for 'disruptive' language after 400 employees set up a union 2021-01-11 [Business Insider]

ILO launches 'Voices' - a new window on the world of work 2021-01-11 [ILO]

1000 days of fighting for union rights at #Cargill Turkey 2021-01-11 [IUF]

Unresolved Labour Cases Pileup at Indian Embassies 2021-01-09 [Leaflet]

Energy companies failing to invest in Just Transition 2021-01-09 [IndustriALL]

RadioLabour's World Report for the week ending Friday January 8, 2021 2021-01-09 [RadioLabour]

Big Changes As Employers Prepare To Hire Foreign Workers 2021-01-09 [JDSupra]

The bad old days of union-busting are alive and well at Amazon 2021-01-07 [CLI]

Here’s how we make 2021, the International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour, count 2021-01-07 [Equal Times]

Attack on political transition in the US is a disgrace 2021-01-07 [ITUC]

ILO to release report on home workers 2021-01-07 [ILO]

Around the world, platform food couriers are mobilising for basic workers’ rights 2021-01-06 [Equal Times]

PSI mourns death of SAMWU General Secretary, Koena Ramotlou 2021-01-05 [PSI]

BWI General Secretary’s New Year Message 2021-01-05 [BWI]

Best wishes for 2021! 2021-01-05 [Education International]

New multimedia platform 'Voices': Real people, true stories from the world of work 2021-01-05 [ILO]

Brands are weathering the pandemic. Garment workers are not 2021-01-04 [Thomson Reuters]

Free Julian Assange and the 234 other journalists in prison 2021-01-04 [IFJ]

The year the unions kept us strong 2021-01-02 [NewsClick]

Why the pandemic is so costly for women 2020-12-31 [The Daily News]

60 journalists were killed in 2020 2020-12-31 [IFJ]

60 journalists killed in 2020, including two in Europe 2020-12-31 [EFJ]

2020 - The Year at LabourStart 2020-12-30 [LabourStart]

White-collar workers in a changing world of work 2020-12-30 [IndustriALL]

Marc Bélanger of RadioLabour - Labor Radio Podcast Member Spotlight Series 2020-12-30 [Labor Radio Pod Network]

Update on the IDWF Solidarity Fund, December 2020 2020-12-28 [IDWF]

Year End Messages of 2020 - From the President, Vice President and the General Secretary 2020-12-28 [IDWF]

The year in images: from war in the Caucasus to US street protests 2020-12-25 [Opendemocracy]

 VIDEO  Ricetta da Nobel 2020-12-25 [Collettiva]

Minister Mutsvangwa mourns veteran journalist Dongozi 2020-12-25 [The Herald]

UNI launches first trade union network for car dealers 2020-12-24 [UNI Global Union]

BWI General Secretary: Realising Rights on the Ground 2020-12-24 [BWI]

Pandemic crushes women workers at both ends of the global supply chain 2020-12-24 [The Morning News]

Will autonomous ships be the “downfall” of the shipping sector? 2020-12-24 [Equal Times]

#2020InReview: How Covid changed the world of work 2020-12-24 [Equal Times]

Global Manifesto to Democratize Work 2020-12-24 [Centre for Future Work]

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