Business groups and civil society representing more than half a million people and a thousand businesses have backed the international trade union call for dialogue between workers, business, governments that will ensure a just transition to a zero carbon future.
Historic partnership of business, NGOs, faith groups and trade unions sign commitment to just transition dialogue for a zero carbon future
The ITUC stands in solidarity with Indonesian workers striking in defence of a minimum living wageIndonesian unions are taking to the streets to protest Government decisions that would keep minimum wages below a level that is a basic minimum wage and would abolish the tripartite negotiations that have characterised minimum wage setting.
Korea: Major Government Crackdown Against UnionsThe ITUC has condemned the Korean government’s latest crackdown against trade unions, following a series of raids on union offices and the creation of a special task force to arrest KCTU President Han Sang-gyun who is currently under the protection of the Jogyesa Buddhist Temple in Seoul.
ITUC/TUAC Evaluation of the G20 Leaders’ SummitThe G20 G20 The Group of Twenty, or G20, is a forum for international cooperation on the most important aspects of the international economic and financial agenda. It brings together 19 countries and the European Union, which together represent around 90% of global GDP, 80% of global trade and two thirds of the world’s population. Leaders’ Summit in Antalya (15-16 November 2015) took place against the background of the tragic events in Paris. At the same time, the most recent economic forecasts of the OECD and the IMF confirmed the fragility of global growth, leaving the G20 G20 The Group of Twenty, or G20, is a forum for international cooperation on the most important aspects of the international economic and financial agenda. It brings together 19 countries and the European Union, which together represent around 90% of global GDP, 80% of global trade and two thirds of the world’s population. growth aspirations in jeopardy.
ITUC calls on workers to join climate rallies in support of Paris climate justiceWith the climate summit taking place in ten days in Paris, the ITUC issues a renewed call to all its members to take to the streets for climate justice in countries around the world.
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