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Qatar Significant Labor and Kafala Reforms [Human Rights Watch] 24-09-2020

Ukraine / Global Miners' protest goes underground [Eric Lee - Solidarity]  ActNOW!  23-09-2020

India 3 Labour Code Bills Passed In Rajya Sabha Amid Opposition Boycott [NDTV] 23-09-2020

Belarus More Than 20 Detained At Belarusian Potash Mine For Backing Worker's Political Demands [RFE]  ActNOW!  22-09-2020

Zimbabwe Nurses call off strike as minister promises to improve conditions [PSI]  ActNOW!  22-09-2020

Ukraine / Global Support miners protesting underground [IndustriALL]  ActNOW!  21-09-2020

Philippines International solidarity with workers and unionists facing tyranny [PSI] 19-09-2020

Global Strong Unions Are Pivotal For Safety Of Healthcare Workers And Patients [Scoop] 18-09-2020

Iran Navid Afkari: How sport must respond [UNI Global Union] 18-09-2020

South Africa Union says Covid-19 opportunism is behind wage disputes in South Africa [IndustriALL] 17-09-2020


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Asia
How can we better protect migrant workers in the next global crisis? [Devex] 25-09-2020


Australia
 VIDEO  Health workers’ union calls for Mikakos axing [The New Daily] 24-09-2020 11 more labour news stories from Australia today


Barbados
trade unionist joins Mottley’s fold [The Gleaner] 24-09-2020


Canada
/ Manitoba Transcontinental abandons Manitoba workers during pandemic [Unifor] 24-09-2020 14 more labour news stories from Canada today


Colombia
British and Irish unions express ‘extreme concern’ over violence in Colombia For more info [Justice for Colombia] 24-09-2020


Eswatini
SNAT blames education ministry on exams councils fraudulent results [The Swaziland News] 24-09-2020


Europe
Stronger borders and more returns cannot be dressed up as solidarity [ETUC] 24-09-2020 1 more labour news stories from Europe today


Global
IndustriALL Global Union and TUAC raise concerns at OECD Steel Committee [IndustriALL] 25-09-2020 2 more labour news stories from Global today


Guinea
/ Africa The ongoing struggle to protect Guinea’s domestic workers [Equal Times] 24-09-2020


India
India’s low unemployment rate gives no reason to cheer; workers prefer to sit out of job market [FE] 25-09-2020 2 more labour news stories from India today


Ireland
Concern about burnout among Dublin Fire Brigade staff [98FM] 25-09-2020 7 more labour news stories from Ireland today


Kyrgyzstan
'Information Is the Key': Empowering Kyrgyzstan's Young Workers For more info [Solidarity Center] 24-09-2020


Malaysia
These gloves help fight Covid-19. But they're made in sweatshop conditions [Los Angelos Times] 24-09-2020


New Zealand
Hospital struggles with 'exceptionally bad' capacity problems [Radio New Zealand] 25-09-2020 5 more labour news stories from New Zealand today


Qatar
Significant Labor and Kafala Reforms [Human Rights Watch] 24-09-2020


South Africa
/ Zimbabwe Numsa pickets against human rights abuses in Zimbabwe [Elitsha] 25-09-2020 15 more labour news stories from South Africa today


UK
/ Ireland / Northern Ireland Jobs Support Scheme: Finance Minister seeks clarity from Treasury [BBC] 25-09-2020 9 more labour news stories from UK today


USA
/ USA / California  VIDEO  'Stop Rigging The Election' SEIU 1021 Oakland Workers Demand Union Democracy In Midst Of Covid Pandemic For more info [LVP] 25-09-2020 13 more labour news stories from USA today


Zimbabwe
/ South Africa VIDEO  NUMSA picketing at the Zimbabwean embassy in Pretoria in solidarity with poorly paid Zimbabwean workers [Pindula News] 25-09-2020 4 more labour news stories from Zimbabwe today