Occupational cancers kill at a rate of more than once a minute worldwide, according to a comprehensive review of the available evidence by the ITUC.
ITUC Pledge on Toxics: “If you expose us, we’ll expose you”
Nepal Earthquake: ITUC Calls for Huge International Effort: Gulf States Must Allow Migrant Workers to Return HomeThe ITUC has appealed to the international community to mount a huge relief effort for Nepal following Saturday’s huge earthquake, which has cost over 3,000 lives, left more than 6,000 injured and destroyed homes, buildings and infrastructure across the country.
Rana Plaza: Compensation for Victims of Industrial Homicide Still Short of TargetTwo years after the deaths of more than 1,100 workers in the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh, the compensation fund for their families and for the thousands injured is still US $6 million short of the $30 million target.
South African unions step up action against xenophobiaITUC-affiliated trade union centres in South Africa COSATU, FEDUSA and NACTU have pledged to step up action against xenophobia following violent attacks against foreigners in the country which have cost seven lives.
ITUC urges Guatemala to keep UN Commission Against ImpunityThe ITUC and its regional organisation in the Americas, TUCA, have urged the president of Guatemala to extend the mandate of the UN International Commission Against Impunity in Guatemala (CICIG).
Newsletter ITUC Newsletter #59 Statement Statement by Global Unions to the 2015 Spring Meetings of the IMF and World Bank Washington, 17-19 April 2015 Statement ITUC Statement on International Women’s Day 2015 Trade Union Guide ITUC Organising Academy Report Economic Briefing #3 - 2014: Creating Quality Jobs and Inclusive Growth: The Role of G20 Leadership