Trade unions have celebrated with the UGTT, one of the partners of the National Dialogue Quartet awarded the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize for a peaceful transition to a democratic future in Tunisia.
ITUC Congratulates Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet on Nobel Peace Prize
ITUC Condemns Terrorist Atrocity in TurkeyThe ITUC has condemned the terrorist atrocity in Turkey which has taken the lives of at least 86 people and injured 186 others. Two bombs exploded during a peace rally in Ankara organised by Turkish trade unions and other civil society groups.
Global Unions’ statement: IMF and World Bank should take recession threats seriouslyOn the eve of the Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Lima, Peru (9-11 October 2015), the ITUC and its Global Unions partners call on the international financial institutions to adopt policies that counter the global economic slowdown.
World Day for Decent Work: “End Corporate Greed”Trade unions around the world are once again mobilising on October 7, the World Day for Decent Work, under the banner “End Corporate Greed”, with activities stretching from Japan to Ecuador and South Africa to Russia.
Pacific Trade Agreement a Recipe for Corporate GreedThe ITUC has described the 12-country “Trans-Pacific Partnership” (TPP) trade deal announced on 5 October as a recipe for corporate greed. While the final text of the agreement is still not publicly available, leaked texts have given rise to major concerns amongst trade unions and other civil society groups.
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