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The future is now: Gender equality amidst COVID-19 [BWI] 2021-03-02

Migration and Trade Unions – Migrant Labour Struggles and Challenges [GLU] 2021-03-01

Teleperformance profits on the back of unequal and unsafe conditions for workers [UNI] 2021-02-27

New Report: Pandemic places long-term care work among world’s most dangerous jobs [UNI] 2021-02-27

RadioLabour's World Report for the week ending Friday February 26 - Uber drivers are Uber workers says UK court [RadioLabour] 2021-02-27

 VIDEO  A New Social Contract for a gender-equitable recovery and resilience [ITUC] 2021-02-26

UK Supreme Court’s Uber decision is a victory for all gig workers [Al Jazeera] 2021-02-26

Sweatpants sales are booming, but the workers who make them are earning even less [Vox] 2021-02-26

McDonald’s Secretive Intel Team Spies on ‘Fight for $15’ Workers, Internal Documents Show [VICE] 2021-02-25

UNI releases principles for collectively bargaining to advance remote workers’ rights [UNI Global Union] 2021-02-24

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IndustriALL, ITF and TUAC urge action on export credit to revive global economy 2021-03-04 [IndustriALL]

Showtime for Xi as China's annual Congress opens 2021-03-04 [POLITICO]

 VIDEO  Stewardship in the forestry and value chain amidst COVID-19 2021-03-03 [BWI]

 VIDEO  The future is now: Gender equality amidst COVID-19 2021-03-03 [BWI]

 VIDEO  Women workers push for more ILO Convention 190 ratifications 2021-03-03 [BWI]

'Climate change isn’t just an environmental story, it affects almost every beat we cover' 2021-03-03 [IFJ]

Teachers, have your say about educating for sustainable development and global citizenship 2021-03-03 [Education International]

Decisive moment for the OECD: Secretary-General selection heading into the final stretch 2021-03-03 [TUAC]

G20 Finance Meeting raises expectations for the 2021 Italian presidency 2021-03-03 [TUAC]

Labour unions, TUAC and ITUC priorities for the G7 2021-03-03 [TUAC]

The future is now: Gender equality amidst COVID-19 2021-03-02 [BWI]

COVID-19 pandemic fuels attacks on health workers globally 2021-03-02 [AP]

Recycling without waste pickers is garbage. 2021 Global Waste Picker Day 2021-03-02 [Global WastePickers Alliance]

Large expansion in vaccine production and equitable distribution are vital 2021-03-01 [ITUC]

Migration and Trade Unions – Migrant Labour Struggles and Challenges 2021-03-01 [GLU]

BWI kicks off women’s month with gender audit 2021-03-01 [BWI]

8 March: Panel discussion on countering the regressive impact of COVID-19 on gender equality 2021-03-01 [ILO]

Shocking increase in the number so agricultural workers and farmers harmed by pesticides 2021-03-01 [IUF]

FAO again warned that proposed partnership with CropLife is incompatible with its mandate 2021-03-01 [IUF]

Teleperformance profits on the back of unequal and unsafe conditions for workers 2021-02-27 [UNI]

New Report: Pandemic places long-term care work among world’s most dangerous jobs 2021-02-27 [UNI]

RadioLabour's World Report for the week ending Friday February 26 - Uber drivers are Uber workers says UK court 2021-02-27 [RadioLabour]

 VIDEO  A New Social Contract for a gender-equitable recovery and resilience 2021-02-26 [ITUC]

Pandemic places long-term care work among world’s most dangerous jobs 2021-02-26 [SIPTU]

UK Supreme Court’s Uber decision is a victory for all gig workers 2021-02-26 [Al Jazeera]

Post-Capitalist Futures? Work After Automation 2021-02-26 [The Bullet / Brent Toye]

Sweatpants sales are booming, but the workers who make them are earning even less 2021-02-26 [Vox]

McDonald’s Secretive Intel Team Spies on ‘Fight for $15’ Workers, Internal Documents Show 2021-02-25 [VICE]

Global Unions joint statement: Crossroads for the OECD 2021-02-25 [ITUC]

Tax abuse and money laundering is trapping billions in poverty, says UN 2021-02-25 [The Guardian]

Guest Editorial: Susan Murray, OHS specialist and IUF consultant 2021-02-24 [IUF]

Unions unite in condemning Facebook bullying and call for bolder steps to tackle news deserts 2021-02-24 [IFJ]

Strengthening digital capacity during the pandemic 2021-02-24 [IndustriALL]

Unions demand profit out of care after revealing global tax dodging by care corporations 2021-02-24 [PSI]

UNI releases principles for collectively bargaining to advance remote workers’ rights 2021-02-24 [UNI Global Union]

ILO: Cease all acts of harassment and intimidation against workers 2021-02-23 [ILO]

Danone workers rally to defend Danone’s dual economic and social project 2021-02-23 [IUF]

IndustriALL and ASOS join forces for the recovery of the global garment industry 2021-02-23 [IndustriALL]

Labor Start website harnesses the Internet on behalf of labor struggles around the world | Israeli founder, Eric Lee: “If you work for the same dream of social justice and solidarity, then there are a lot of people you can work with” 2021-02-17 [Davar]

TUC issues warning to government over reported support for 'regressive' candidate in OECD leadership race 2021-02-17 [TUC]

Migrant organising as a pathway to union renewal 2021-02-17 [GLU]

IUF calls on Danone’s Board to protect the company’s commitment to the environment, its workers and communities 2021-02-17 [IUF]

BWI’s open letter to Military Attaches in the Embassies of Myanmar 2021-02-17 [BWI]

100 million workers — displaced 2021-02-17 [Axios]

More bosses are using software to monitor remote workers. Not everyone is happy about it 2021-02-17 [ZDnet]

Guest Editorial: Kristjan Bragason, Regional Secretary of EFFAT-IUF 2021-02-17 [IUF]

BWI’s open letter to Military Attaches in the Embassies of Myanmar 2021-02-17 [BWI]

UNI joins call for vaccinations for all; suspension of WTO rule restricting COVID treatment access for millions 2021-02-17 [UNI Global Union]

Global South urges rich countries to lift monopolies on Covid19 medical products 2021-02-17 [PSI]

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