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Beyond health workers, millions more need better conditions to beat Covid-19 2020-03-27 [PSI]

PSI raises alarm with WHO on urgent need of PPE 2020-03-27 [PSI]

World Players Association Welcomes Postponement of 2020 Tokyo Olympics Due to COVID-19 2020-03-27 [UNI]

UNI and UPU call for united action to protect postal workers during COVID-19 pandemic 2020-03-27 [UNI]

Resources for educators during the COVID-19 outbreak 2020-03-27 [EI]

Guiding principles on the COVID-19 pandemic 2020-03-27 [EI]

The British government has abandoned the Global South to coronavirus 2020-03-26 [Opendemocracy]

Global tyre industry continues to slow down 2020-03-26 [IndustriALL]

ITF calls on Maersk to protect their workers during the Covid-19 crisis 2020-03-26 [ITF]

open letter from the world's 1.6m seafarers 2020-03-26 [ITF]

Brands must urgently take steps to minimise impact of the coronavirus on garment workers’ health and livelihoods For more info 2020-03-26 [CCC]

Live-blog on how the Coronavirus influences workers in supply chains For more info 2020-03-26 [CCC]

Defending agricultural workers, in a pandemic and beyond 2020-03-25 [IUF]

Message from IFJ president to all the ifj affiliates 2020-03-25 [IFJ]

COVID-19: Education unions stand united and mobilise 2020-03-25 [Education International]

COVID-19 and the world of work: Impact and policy responses 2020-03-25 [ILO]

ITUC Global COVID-19 Survey: Half of countries in lockdown as COVID-19 pandemic wreaks health and economic havoc on working people and their families 2020-03-25 [ITUC]

Half of countries in lock down as covid-19 pandemic wreaks havoc on working people & their families 2020-03-25 [Scoop World]

Social movements in times of pandemic: another world is needed 2020-03-24 [Opendemocracy]

New appointment on extreme poverty and human rights for former UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food Olivier De Schutter 2020-03-24 [IUF]

RadioLabour's newscast for March 24, 2020 2020-03-24 [Radio-Canada]

G20 COVID: Trade unions call for coordinated action for public health, jobs and incomes 2020-03-24 [Scoop World]

G20 COVID: Trade unions call for coordinated actionfor public health, jobs and income 2020-03-24 [ITUC]

COVID-19 - an existential crisis for the garment industry 2020-03-24 [IndustriALL]

Everyone's a socialist in a crisis 2020-03-23 [Red Flag]

Entertainment workers should not be collateral in COVID-19 crisis, says UNI affiliate IATSE 2020-03-22 [UNI Global Union]

Google contract workers in Pittsburgh win coronavirus protections 2020-03-22 [UNI Global Union]

COVID19: UNI Commerce unions stand up for workers in time of crisis 2020-03-22 [UNI Global Union]

Sport’s COVID-19 Response Should Include All Athletes 2020-03-22 [UNI Global Union]

‘This is crazy:’ Rage boils over at Amazon sites over coronavirus risks 2020-03-22 [Politico]

The Insanity of Making Sick People Work 2020-03-22 [Canadian Dimension]

TUAC Briefing on the Coronavirus Crisis: Origins, Development and Policy Response 2020-03-21 [TUAC]

Covid19 crisis: Mapping out trade union and social partners’ responses 2020-03-21 [TUAC]

Precarious workers pushed to the edge by COVID-19 2020-03-21 [ILO]

RadioLabour's World Report for the week March 2 to 6, 2020 2020-03-21 [RadioLabour]

“COVID-19: educators and unions stand united and mobilise”, by David Edwards. 2020-03-20 [Education International]

Trade unions leading fight to protect workers from coronavirus around the world For more info 2020-03-20 [People's World]

ITF and ICS calls on global agencies to keep maritime industry moving in Covid-19 crisis 2020-03-20 [ITF]

We Shall Overcome announces virtual festival 2020-03-20 [Union News]

RadioLabour's World Report for 19 March 2020 2020-03-19 [RadioLabour]

Global alliance of unions demands Amazon take urgent measures to address COVID-19 2020-03-19 [UNI]

IFALPA Forms COVID-19 Industrial Response Team 2020-03-19 [IFALPA]

Almost 25 million jobs could be lost worldwide as a result of COVID-19, says ILO 2020-03-19 [ILO]

Organizing around the World for PTO: Pandemic Time Off 2020-03-19 [Labor Notes]

Women In Global Governance: Never Ending Fight For Equality? – Analysis 2020-03-19 [eurasiareview]

I saw colleagues die of Ebola. Health workers must not become coronavirus martyrs 2020-03-18 [The Guardian]

COVID-19 highlights lack of social protections for gig economy workers 2020-03-18 [Business & Human Rights Resource Center]

RadioLabour's newscast for March 18, 2020 2020-03-18 [RadioLabour]

Video attacking H&M on labour rights 2020-03-18 [Youtube]

Trade unions around the world lead fight to protect workers from coronavirus fallout 2020-03-17 [The Morning Star]

This month in labour history

14-03-1883 Karl Marx dies in London UK at age 64. [more]