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ILO Director-General Houngbo calls for collective action in the Arab states to address growing challenges in the world of work [ILO] 2024-04-29

ACTU Statement on Gaza [ACTU] 2024-04-22

Seafarers’ lives matter [ITF] 2024-03-20

Seafarer safety in the Red Sea must come first [ITF] 2024-03-09

IFJ and unions in the Arab world join forces to promote press freedom in the region [IFJ] 2024-02-23

Shipping industry calls for release of Galaxy Leader crew still held captive [ITF] 2024-02-19

IBF Warlike Operations Area Committee: Increased support for IBF covered seafarers [ITF] 2024-02-17

IBF to implement High-Risk Area in the Red Sea [ITF] 2024-01-03

Gulf States Treat Migrant Workforce as Disposable [Human Rights Watch] 2023-12-18

Unions endorse BWI’s climate manifesto, call for more health and safety protection for workers§ [BWI] 2023-11-27

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Broadcaster VRT shares trade union message condemning “violations of human rights by the State of Israel” ahead of Eurovision semi-final 2 2024-05-10 [wiwbloggs]

WFTU on the pre-meditated attack on Rafah 2024-05-09 [WFTU]

ILO Director-General Houngbo calls for collective action in the Arab states to address growing challenges in the world of work 2024-04-29 [ILO]

ACTU Statement on Gaza 2024-04-22 [ACTU]

Statement: Canada must suspend arms trade with Israel 2024-04-06 [PSAC]

Seafarers’ lives matter 2024-03-20 [ITF]

100,000 workers have just pledged to BDS a US oil company complicit in Israel’s genocide 2024-03-20 [The Canary]

Seafarer safety in the Red Sea must come first 2024-03-09 [ITF]

Port workers refuse to handle military cargo bound for Israel 2024-02-26 [Aliran]

IFJ and unions in the Arab world join forces to promote press freedom in the region 2024-02-23 [IFJ]

AFL-CIO condemns Hamas attacks, calls for cease-fire 2024-02-20 [Northwest Labor Press]

Shipping industry calls for release of Galaxy Leader crew still held captive 2024-02-19 [ITF]

IBF Warlike Operations Area Committee: Increased support for IBF covered seafarers 2024-02-17 [ITF]

National Education Association Board of Directors takes action to reaffirm call for a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas 2024-02-15 [EI]

AAUP Joins Labor Union Call for Ceasefire in Gaza 2024-02-14 [Inside Higher Ed]

The WFTU on the forth-coming attack on Rafah 2024-02-14 [WFTU]

American Federation of Teachers Joins Call for Gaza Cease-Fire 2024-01-31 [Common Dreams]

BCFED endorses ITUC and CLC statements calling for a Gaza ceasefire 2024-01-29 [BCFED]

BWI-MENA welcomes new projects coordinator 2024-01-24 [BWI]

IBF to implement High-Risk Area in the Red Sea 2024-01-03 [ITF]

Gulf States Treat Migrant Workforce as Disposable 2023-12-18 [Human Rights Watch]

Condolences on the Loss of Journalists in the Middle East Conflict 2023-12-10 [CMG]

United Auto Workers union calls for 'immediate, permanent cease-fire' in Israel-Hamas war, becoming largest labor union to do so 2023-12-03 [CBS]

Unions stand with Palestine, reject sending workers to Israel 2023-11-29 [Arab News]

Unions endorse BWI’s climate manifesto, call for more health and safety protection for workers§ 2023-11-27 [BWI]

Pushing for trade union innovation in a changing world of work 2023-11-21 [BWI]

Harvard Grad Union Endorses BDS and Calls for Ceasefire, Drawing Member Criticism 2023-11-13 [The Crimson]

Don’t Send Indian Construction Workers to Israel to Replace Palestinian Workers 2023-11-11 [CITU]

MUA Sydney Demands Termination of Palestine War Crimes 2023-11-10 [MUA]

Don't send Indian construction workers to Israel to replace Palestinian workers-CWFI 2023-11-08 [CITU]

MEAA statement on Israel and Palestine crisis 2023-11-06 [MEAA]

How unions are responding to the Israel-Hamas war 2023-11-05 [Politico]

Letter to the Prime Minister 2023-11-05 [NZCTU-Te Kauae Kamahi]

ICM and member assocaitions call for peace and resourcing during violence in Israel and Palestine 2023-11-04 [International Council of Midwives]

ANMF Statement on Middle East Conflict 2023-11-01 [ANMF]

WFTU on the completion of the visit to the Middle East 2023-10-29 [WFTU]

Unions organise challenging section of working populace 2023-10-28 [BWI]

Statement regarding Israel-Hamas conflict 2023-10-21 [RTBU]

NTEU Statement on Israel and Palestine 2023-10-21 [NTEU]

ICN condemns Gaza hospital bombing and calls for protection of healthworkers 2023-10-18 [International Council of Nurses]

'From friend to enemy': Palestinians in Israel suspended from jobs over war 2023-10-16 [Al-Jazeerah]

INMO condemns scenes in Israel and Palestine 2023-10-13 [INMO]

Workers accuse Middle East operations of McDonald’s, Chuck E. Cheese and other Western brands of labor abuses 2023-10-12 [ICIJ]

COSATU statement on the Palestinian struggle-endiing the root cause of violence means ending 75 years of occupation and apartheid 2023-10-11 [COSATU]

ITUC stands in solidarity with the PGFTU 2023-10-11 [ITUC]

We are a movement! – women trade unionists 2023-09-13 [BWI]

Young workers strengthen regional presence and leadership 2023-09-07 [BWI]

PSI Regional Women’s Conference Declaration 2023-07-19 [PSI]

Workers want more heat stress protection, push for just transition 2023-07-17 [BWI]

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