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UNI Asia & Pacific organized a two-day workshop in Nepal on ‘Effectively Organizing Workers in a Nepalese Context’ [UNI] 2023-02-02

Education unionists take stock of development cooperation in Asia-Pacific [Education International] 2023-01-24

Region second deadliest globally on IFJ Killed List [IFJ] 2022-12-13

Women call for more diversity and inclusion in broadcasting [UNI] 2022-12-03

Underpaid at home, vulnerable abroad: How seasonal job schemes are draining Pacific nations of vital workers [Phys] 2022-11-29

The Copyright Experience of the University of the South Pacific: a Union Perspective [Education International] 2022-11-29

Unions share innovative trade union approaches, release report [BWI] 2022-11-16

Rising Together for Justice: Essential Rights for Essential Workers [UNI] 2022-11-09

IndustriALL Asia Pacific committee stands firmly with struggling workers [IndustriALL] 2022-11-05

Education unions on the move to rebuild in Asia-Pacific [EI] 2022-10-29

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Pacific medical team reaching out to cyclone hit workers in rural New Zealand 2023-03-07 [Radio New Zealand International]

International Women’s Day 2023 – women workers for peace! 2023-03-04 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

UNI publishes guides to support gender equality in Asia-Pacific 2023-02-28 [UNI Global Union]

Local focus: Inside RSE worker accommodation, where four bedrooms can earn landlords $3500 a week 2023-02-07 [NZ Herald]

UNI Asia & Pacific organized a two-day workshop in Nepal on ‘Effectively Organizing Workers in a Nepalese Context’ 2023-02-02 [UNI]

Education unionists take stock of development cooperation in Asia-Pacific 2023-01-24 [Education International]

Region second deadliest globally on IFJ Killed List 2022-12-13 [IFJ]

RSE worker treatment like 'slavery' says Equal Opportunities Commissioner 2022-12-12 [Radio New Zealand]

Women call for more diversity and inclusion in broadcasting 2022-12-03 [UNI]

Underpaid at home, vulnerable abroad: How seasonal job schemes are draining Pacific nations of vital workers 2022-11-29 [Phys]

The Copyright Experience of the University of the South Pacific: a Union Perspective 2022-11-29 [Education International]

Unions share innovative trade union approaches, release report 2022-11-16 [BWI]

Rising Together for Justice: Essential Rights for Essential Workers 2022-11-09 [UNI]

IndustriALL Asia Pacific committee stands firmly with struggling workers 2022-11-05 [IndustriALL]

Education unions on the move to rebuild in Asia-Pacific 2022-10-29 [EI]

NZCTU calls on Government to urgently address the Pacific pay gap 2022-10-13 [NZCTU-Te Kauae Kamahi]

Unions in Asia Pacific intensify efforts to organize white collar workers 2022-10-05 [IndustriALL]

NZCTU calls for immediate action on RSE scheme 2022-10-04 [NZCTU-Te Kauae Kamahi]

Migrant workers living at school camp forced to endure unacceptable conditions 2022-09-26 [Stuff]

The 6th UNI APRO youth conference: #makingyouthmatter! 2022-09-24 [UNI]

Cement unions focus on organizing and gender equality 2022-09-04 [IndustriALL]

It is the absence of social justice that turns the climate crisis into a climate catastrophe 2022-09-02 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Workplace relations minister confirms govt review of RSE scheme 2022-08-17 [Radio New Zealand]

It�s time for a minimum earning guarantee for Pacific workers 2022-08-15 [Devpolicy Blog]

Action urged over appalling living conditions and treatment of RSE workers 2022-08-09 [NZCTU-Te Kauae Kamahi]

NZ's health recruitment may impact Pacific, nursing experts say 2022-08-06 [Stuff]

BWI affiliates hold congress delegates’ assembly, elect Noonan as regional VP 2022-08-04 [BWI]

BWI affiliates hold congress delegates’ assembly, elect Noonan as regional VP 2022-08-03 [BWI]

Global education union movement mourns Aloysius Matthews and celebrates his legacy 2022-07-21 [EI]

It's time to give domestic workers across Asia and the Pacific the rights they deserve 2022-06-16 [Journal Online]

Solidarity sparks union renewal programme in Asia-Pacific 2022-06-11 [EI]

Federation of Asia Pacific journalists formed at IFJ Congress 2022-06-04 [IFJ]

Unions and Civil Society React to Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF) Member Countries Announcement 2022-06-01 [PSI]

RSE scheme needs an overhaul-Green Party MP 2022-05-21 [Radio New Zealand]

Strategies to address child labour in artisanal fisheries and aquaculture 2022-05-20 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Abused RSE workers in Australia too afraid to speak out 2022-05-16 [Radio New Zealand International]

Union calls out Australian wool industry push for cheap Pacific labour 2022-05-13 [Radio New Zealand International]

In Oceania, Aspen Medical expose raises serious concerns 2022-05-05 [PSI]

UNI APRO May Day 2022 Message 2022-05-02 [UNI]

30th UNI Asia and Pacific Executive Committee Meeting strengthens strategic goals, policy work and advocacy efforts 2022-04-27 [UNI Global Union]

Asia Pacific tops IFJ's Killed List as deadliest region for journalists 2022-02-10 [IFJ]

Tonga eruption and tsunami: New Zealand officials working to determine what's needed for Pacific Island nation-Jacinda Ardern 2022-01-16 [Newshub]

IFJ, UNESCO launch kit to defend media freedom in the Pacific 2021-12-23 [IFJ]

Living and working conditions of educators severely impacted by the pandemic 2021-12-04 [EI]

SWIDT-Bunga 2021-12-01 [Youtube]

Global union federations in Asia Pacific urge to end the “vaccine apartheid” 2021-11-27 [EI]

TEU welcomes Toeolesulusulu Damon Salesa as world's first Pasifika vice-chancellor of a university outside the Pacific nations 2021-11-16 [TEU-Te Hautu Kahurangi]

POSTER: Union Power Must Protect Women Speaking Out! International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women 2021-11-16 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Fiji, Phillipines urged to do more for seafarers 2021-11-11 [Radio New Zealand International]

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