Turkish workers strike at union busting Korean company Hyosung

22.08.2016 IndustriALL affiliate DİSK/Tekstil takes action against union busting South Korean company.

South African petrochemical workers win three-week strike

19.08.2016 On 17 August, the Chemical Energy, Paper, Printing, Wood and Allied Workers Union (CEPPWAWU), an IndustriALL South African affiliate, signed new two-year agreement with the National Petroleum Employers' Association.

Turkey: IndustriALL repeats its call for full democracy as crackdown on fundamental rights escalates

18.08.2016 In the wake of the failed coup in Turkey on 15 July 2016, a state of emergency was declared, leading to an unacceptable crackdown on democratic rights.

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Breakthrough for Ansell workers in Sri Lanka

18.08.2016 IndustriALL Global Union and its Sri Lankan affiliate the Free Trade Zones and General Services Employees Union (FTZGSEU) have finalized a Memorandum of Understanding with Ansell, putting an end to a long-running dispute with the multinational glove and personal protection equipment company.

Garment workers in Tamil Nadu, India, win minimum wage hike

18.08.2016 The Madras High Court verdict on 15 July upholding the Tamil Nadu governments’ order to increase minimum wages for garment workers by 64 per cent is a big victory. However, workers need strong unions in order to implement the wage hike.

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Rio de Janeiro calling – A luta continua!

29.06.2016 In October, more than 1,000 union leaders from all five continents will gather to Rio de Janeiro for the second congress of IndustriALL Global Union, to take a number of important decisions, but also to show our support for Brazilian unions.

Global Worker: bringing international labour issues closer

18.08.2016 IndustriALL's magazine Global Worker takes an in-depth look at issues relevant to workers all around the world.

CUT and Força Sindical act together to defend workers’ rights in Brazil

17.08.2016 Brazil’s five trade union centres, including the CUT and Força Sindical, joined forces on 16 August in pursuit of a common goal: defend workers' rights.

Ukrainian coal miners desperate over unpaid wages

11.08.2016 ITUC and IndustriALL intervene as mine worker sets himself on fire after being driven to despair by the authorities’ indifference about unpaid wages.

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