The ITUC has called on the government of Kazakhstan to respect the rights of workers in the country to form and join trade unions of their choice, in line with international law, following a series of government interventions to deregister the CNTUK national centre which recently affiliated to the ITUC, and to stop individual unions from obtaining registration.
ITUC Calls on Kazakhstan Government to Respect Freedom of Association
Greece: General Strike Looms as IMF Demands Further Suppression of Workers’ RightsGreece’s national trade union centre GSEE is calling a general strike on 8 December as details emerge from negotiations between creditors and the government for wholesale removal of workers’ rights.
ITUC Statement on International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
Marrakech Climate Conference: Real Progress on economic diversification, transformation and just transition, but more ambition and more finance neededUnions around the world are pleased to see governments standing together in their resolve to implement the Paris climate agreement, with the impending threat of a US withdrawal from the agreement under a Trump Presidency.
Korean Unions Plan National Actions as Park Government Faces Public BacklashKorean national trade union centre KCTU has announced plans for a general strike on 30 November to protest the government’s labour policies, as opposition to embattled President Park Guen-hye grows.
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