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Call for Papers GURN/ITUC workshop: A Green Economy that Works for Social Progress

For the second year, the Global Union Research Network (GURN) and the ITUC launch a call for papers for their workshop ’A Green Economy that Works for Social Progress’ scheduled for October 2011.

The call for papers includes three different issues:

I. Working Conditions (i.e. wages, freedom of association, Collective Bargaining and Organizing, Occupational Health and Safety) in "Green Jobs"

II. Environmental Rights and Collective Bargaining on Environmental Issues

III. Green Taxation and Fairness

Authors are invited to submit proposals for one issue. Papers can be submitted in one of the following languages: English, French and Spanish.

The deadline for proposals is 30th June 2011. Selected authors will receive an invitation to the workshop in Brussels.

Please find in the document below more detailed information. For further information, please contact Lene Olsen, olsen@ilo.org