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Category Archives: International Employment Rights
See all agreements involving trade unions at national and EU level to tackle #coronavirus and its impact on working people by clicking here etuc.org/en/trade-unions-and-coronavirusâ€¦ Constantly updated – CTUF will update this message and also sent out tweets when new agreements … Continue reading
Due to the rapid spread of the coronavirus disease and the Governmentâ€™s ineptitude in the face of the crisis the Steering Committee of the Campaign For Trade Union Freedom believes that it would be reckless and foolhardy to proceed with … Continue reading
From the International Union of Food, Agricultural, Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Tobacco and Allied Workersâ€™ Associations (IUF)Â The government of Ukraine is preparing a massive legislative assault on fundamental trade union rights. A draft labour law submitted to parliament on December … Continue reading
Draconian new rail anti-strike laws planned by the government amount to â€śslavery and forced labour,â€ť Aslef general secretary Mick Whelan said yesterday. He said that this new Tory legislation would require rail unions to sign â€śminimum service agreementsâ€ť guaranteeing maintenance … Continue reading
The Labour Party is the only party with a transformative plan to create jobs that offer security, fair pay and dignity at work, as well as an economy that works for the many Britian’s labour laws are in desperate need … Continue reading
By Tony Burke,Â Chair Campaign For Trade Union Freedom Australian trade unionists hailed a â€śvictory for ordinary workersâ€ť yesterday following the shock defeat of a Bill which would have allowed applications to deregister a union or sack union officials. The Ensuring … Continue reading
By Tony Burke,Â Chair of the Campaign For Trade Union Freedom The system is rigged against working people. This was shown very clearly recently when Asda threatened to sack workers who did not agree to a new contract. The new contract … Continue reading
By Nicola Countouris and Keith Ewing First published on the UK Labour Law Blog, 28th October 2019, and is available atÂ https://wordpress.com/view/uklabourlawblog.com. In a remarkable article â€“Â Donâ€™t be fooled â€“ the EU is no defender of workersâ€™ rights –Â TheÂ Guardianâ€™s economics editor … Continue reading