Leading fashion brands join with unions to sign new Bangladesh Accord on Fire and Building Safety

29.06.2017 Leading fashion brands are redoubling their commitments to responsible global supply chains by entering into a new Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh with global trade unions. 

Project strengthens international youth movement

28.06.2017 A group of young workers from Latin American and Germany attended the final stage of a three-year trade union exchange programme, where they presented projects designed to organize young workers in their unions.

Turkish sock and underwear factory sacks union members

26.06.2017 Beks Sock and Underwear Factory – which produces for H&M, M&S and Tchibo – has fired union members in response to an organizing drive.

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Uruguayan metalworkers reach agreement with CIMSA after strike and protest action

26.06.2017 Uruguayan metalworkers have reached agreement with CIMSA after going on strike in support of demands for the company to comply with collective agreements and payment of wages.

IndustriALL takes workers’ and union rights to the International Labour Conference

22.06.2017 After two weeks full of intense activity and meetings the International Labour Conference ended in Geneva on 17 June.

DIAM sacks 80 Turkish union members by text message

22.06.2017 French-based multinational “merchandising solutions” company DIAM sacked 80 union members at its plant in Turkey after an organizing drive.

Union communicators meet in Budapest

22.06.2017 IndustriALL Global Union and industriAll Europe held a European union communicators’ forum at the headquarters of VDSZ union in Budapest, Hungary.

Grasberg: 4,220 workers fired as strike extended for third month

22.06.2017 IndustriALL is planning a high level mission to Indonesia to intervene in this increasingly bitter dispute.

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