Speaking at a joint press conference in Jakarta today, ITUC and IndustriALL general secretaries Sharan Burrow and Jyrki Raina urged the Indonesian government to return to the bargaining table with unions for the discussion on a minimum living wage.
Indonesia: ITUC and IndustriALL support unions over minimum wage
Greece: National Strike to Defend Social SecurityGreece’s national trade union centre the GSEE has launched a national strike today to protest against the government’s plan to dismantle the country’s social security system.
TPP Agreement bad for democracy, rights, public services and healthThe ITUC has called the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) a major setback for employment and workers’ rights prospects, and signaled the determination of unions in TPP countries to oppose it.
Disinformation campaign against the ITUCThe ITUC has for some time been facing a disinformation campaign by unidentified persons, in connection with our campaign to defend the rights of migrant workers in Qatar including those preparing infrastructure for the 2022 World Cup.
Turkey: Workers Killed and Arbitrarily Detained by Turkish Security ForcesThe ITUC has strongly condemned the killing of workers and citizens by Turkish security forces.
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