STOP Precarious Work
On 7 October 2014, the World Day for Decent Work, IndustriALL Global Union is calling on all its affiliates to mobilize their members and join the global fight to STOP Precarious Work.
Unions are pushing against this tide by organizing precarious workers, fighting laws that expand precarious work and mobilizing in support of secure employment with good pay and working conditions.
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23 September 2014 at 14:01
The IndustriALL Indonesian Council will have a rally in front of Bundaran HI. At least 500 workers, half of them women will join this activity. CEMWU also comfirm that they will have the global action on Rio Tinto at the same place. The activity will start at 09.00 until 11.00 AM.
18 September 2014 at 16:54
The IndustriALL Zambia affiliates Mineworkers’ Union of Zambia (MUZ), National Union of Building,Engineering & General Workers (NUBEGW), National Union of Commercial & Industrial Workers (NUCIW) and National Energy Sector and allied Union of Zambia (NESAWU are planning to organize a march
18 September 2014 at 15:50
Join IndustriALL Global Union in using social media to boost the global campaign day ‘STOP Precarious Work’ on 7 October. Through the message-boosting tool Thunderclap, together we will take a stand against precarious work.
17 September 2014 at 14:09
Five Uganda affiliates of IndustriALL Uganda Textile, Garment, Leather and Allied Workers' Union (UTGLAWU); National Union, Clerical, Commercial, Professional and Technical Employees Union (NUCCPTE); Uganda Hotels, Food, Tourism, and Allied Workers Union(UHFTAWU); Uganda Chernical, Petroleum and
21 August 2014 at 09:54
Thanks to the commitment of the Plastic Omnium Varroc Kamgar Sangathna trade union, member of the IndustriALL Indian affiliate Shramik Ekta Mahasangh (SEM), workers of the auto parts producer employed as trainees will be granted the same rights and benefits as their colleagues on permanent contracts.
21 August 2014 at 08:20
IndustriALL Global Union, together with its affiliate, FISEMA, held a workshop on 8 August focused on organizing Rio Tinto’s workers and subcontractors at the company’s mineral sand mine operation QMM in Fort Dauphin, Madagascar.
20 August 2014 at 11:35
Local 537 of the Utility Workers Union of America (UWUA) is marking an important win after ratifying a new labour agreement with Pennsylvania-American Water. The new agreement brings nearly 150 workers back off strike and does not include management demands to eliminate protection against subcontracting.
30 July 2014 at 16:09
The number of people in precarious work in Thailand has reached a critical limit. Last April, Yongyuth, the general secretary of IndustriALL Global Union affiliate The National Metal Federation (TEAM), gave several examples from the garment, electronics and auto industries, where less than 50 per cent of the workers have permanent contracts
30 July 2014 at 16:01
IndustriALL Colombia organized its 20th women’s workshop in Bogotá on 3 and 4 July 2014. Women from the affiliated unions Sintravidricol, Sintracarbon, Sintraindomecol, Utrammicol and Sintraelecol attended the workshop.
18 June 2014 at 12:51
The issue of sustainability is at the heart of efforts on the part of Brazilian unions to halt the adoption of a controversial new mining law pending a process of public consultation. Brazilian unions as well social and environmental groups are united in their attempt to postpone the vote on the mining code, which they say lacks legitimacy.
16 June 2014 at 13:30
Workers at Huhtamaki’s plant in Commerce, California, have asked management to “engage in a good faith dialogue” about working conditions in the plant. Temperatures can reach 100 degrees F or more, and workers are subject to a disciplinary system they say management uses “only as a tool to punish workers.”