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Modi government’s anti-worker laws met with union …

Details: The laws include the Code on Industrial Relations, the Code on Social Security and the Code on Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions. The legislation was passed in Parliament without debate, as opposition parties were …

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Iraqi workers need good laws now! IndustriALL

Details: For the past 10 years unions in Iraq have mobilized and campaigned for the government to pass a new labour and trade union law. Today, the 1987 Saddam Hussein-era laws remain in effect and are actively enforced. They prevent unions from carrying out normal union activity.

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Sri Lankan unions oppose oppressive new laws IndustriALL

Details: The unions believe the new laws will invariably restrict freedom of expression and freedom of association. “While we accept security forces should have powers to arrest suspects, legally detain and interrogate them, we firmly believe the government has a responsibility and a duty to ensure fundamental rights of the people in establishing

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Council of global unions joint statement on the …

Details: The suspension of labour laws which protect fundamental principles and rights at work, including protection from the violation of principles of freedom of association and forced and compulsory labour has no merit, will expose workers to harm, abuse and mistreatment and as well violate the government of India’s obligations under international

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Labour rights are human rights: UN report IndustriALL

Details: Many states fail to protect workers’ rights to freedom of assembly: this includes outright bans on independent unions in countries like Saudi Arabia and China, new labour laws in India that increase flexibility, crackdowns on unions in Egypt and South Korea, and states in the US providing incentives to Nissan and Volkswagen to remain union-free.

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Myanmar must reform labour laws to end union busting

Details: Myanmar must reform labour laws to end union busting. 7 June, 2019 Twenty-five unionists from the Industrial Workers Federation of Myanmar (IWFM) and the Mining Workers Federation of Myanmar (MWFM) converged in Yangon on 17-18 May 2019 for a mid-term meeting of the union building project. They shared their views on topical issues such as law

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French unions respond to new labour law IndustriALL

Details: During his election campaign, he claimed that restrictive labour laws are responsible for an unemployment rate of almost 10 per cent. Unions disagree, and argue that making it easier to fire workers will not create jobs. The unemployment rate is a result of the financial crisis, and subsequent austerity policies. The new labour law will throw

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Ending migrant workers’ rights violations in Mauritius

Details: The paradise island of Mauritius hosts more than 45,000 migrant workers. Migrant workers’ rights violations are common in the country’s textile and garment sector supply chain, including exploitation by recruitment agencies in the countries of origin, …

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5 reasons why we need the right to strike IndustriALL

Details: 5 reasons why we need the right to strike. 16 February, 2015 The fundamental right to strike is under attack from employers and governments at the International Labour Organization (ILO), which sets global standards on labour rights. Eliminating this human right would have serious repercussions on us all. Here are five key reasons why we need

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IndustriALL warns Argentina not to weaken labour laws

Details: In a meeting with Argentina’s labour minister Jorge Triaca, Jyrki Raina warned the government not to weaken labour laws and social protection, currently among the best in Latin America. “They have contributed to balanced industrial relations and social peace in the country,” Raina said.

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Iraqi workers take to streets over unpaid wages IndustriALL

Details: "Iraq is experiencing exceptional circumstances as it faces a fierce war against terrorism, as well as the battle against corruption which is spreading throughout the economy. To overcome such a difficult situation, jobs need to be secured in all sectors and …

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Mauritian employers use Covid-19 to push back against

Details: Mauritian employers use Covid-19 to push back against labour laws. 23 July, 2020 In October 2019, Mauritian unions won a great victory when new labour law amendments were introduced after years of struggle. But employers have used the pandemic to push back. Mauritian unions, including IndustriALL affiliate the Confederation of Workers in the

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Union takes Mauritian employer to court after migrant

Details: However, the government continues to amend laws to worsen their working conditions. With the increasing discrimination and limiting of workers’ rights, the union wants labour laws to be enforced, and adequate protection to be given to migrant workers in Mauritius.”

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Indian states suspend labour laws and increase working

Details: Indian states suspend labour laws and increase working hours. 14 May, 2020 Some Indian states are using coronavirus as a pretext to attack working conditions. Many have increased the working day to 12 hours, while others have suspended or provided exemptions to labour law. State governments, including Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and

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Zambian government seizes Collum Mine over poor working

Details: The Zambian government has emphasized that the take over is not nationalism, but due to non compliance with labour laws, safety and environmental standards and non payment of royalties at the previously state-owned coal mine.

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Indian unions hold nationwide protest against anti-worker

Details: Existing labour laws were originally enacted as a result of workers’ struggles and address specific needs and protections of workers’ rights in a variety of manufacturing, services and construction sectors. Trade unions have opposed the oversimplification of labour laws and contend that both the bills absolutely ignored objections raised by

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Labour law changes and migrant workers' rights in India

Details: Since 2014, the Modi government has restructured an expansive labour law regime of over 40 laws in to four codes, under the false assumption that the laws are archaic and need to be made more effective, flexible and in sync with the emerging economic and industrial scenario. The Code on wages was published in August 2019, and will come into effect.

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Mobilisation des syndicats mauriciens contre une

Details: Labour laws. Related Articles. Á propos de IndustriALL. Les affiliés d’IndustriALL Global Union représentent plus de 50 millions de travailleurs dans 140 pays des secteurs des mines, de l’énergie et de la manufacture.

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Veolia Moroccan subsidiary flouts labour laws and

Details: Amanor, a subsidiary of French multinational Veolia, operating in water and waste management, and energy services, is responsible for mass dismissals, including of the union leader, non-payment of contractual benefits, an all-out attack on the union, and now a blocking of state aid for 500 workers because management refuses to register the workers to receive social security during …

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Alarming attacks on labour laws during Covid-19 in South

Details: Laws related to wages, social security, occupational health and safety and industrial relations are modified in such a way that workers are denied fundamental workers’ rights. IndustriALL Global Union is committed to work strategically with other global union federation to support affiliates’ efforts to build unity and solidarity and resist

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Sri Lankan unions demand withdrawal of anti-worker labour

Details: “In the process of changing the labour laws, the Sri Lanka government should take into account the views of trade unions. Enhancing protection of workers’ rights and labour standards towards sustainable development should be the primary purpose of labour laws.”

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Millions of workers strike in India IndustriALL

Details: The trade unions had presented a charter of 12 demands, including a strong stance against the anti-worker proposed amendments to labour laws, a new minimum wage, the end to contract labour in permanent perennial work and payment of same wage and benefits for contract workers as regular workers for similar work, strict enforcement of all basic

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Malaysian government urged to end emergency rule and

Details: Français. 14 April, 2021 Malaysian unions are campaigning to end emergency rule in the country, calling on the government to reform labour laws to protect workers’ rights during the Covid-19 pandemic. Since a change of federal government in 2018, the Pakatan Harapan government have begun reforming labour law. After the Industrial Relations

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Zambian unions petition Dangote on violation of workers

Details: According to the labour laws, the workers employed through contractors were doing core work that required permanent contracts. Therefore, the company, through the contractors, is promoting precarious work through short term contracts, no benefits …

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South East Asian unions turn online to defend workers

Details: Union leaders are using online communication platforms to explain how workers’ rights are protected under national labour laws or to discuss Covid-19 policy response. Some unionists have used the phone for negotiating with employers to not cut wages.

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STOP Precarious Work IndustriALL

Details: Unions are pushing against this tide by organizing precarious workers, fighting laws that expand precarious work and mobilizing in support of secure employment with good pay and working conditions.What is precarious work?Casual, temporary, indirect, zero-hours contracts, are all terms that describe precarious work. This type of work is increasingly being used to replace direct, permanent …

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Details: Alarming attacks on labour laws during Covid-19 in South Asia. 18 December, 2020 Across South Asian countries labour laws are facing increased attacks undermining workers’ rights including freedom of association and collective bargaining. IndustriALL South Asia affiliates call for building national and international solidarity to protect

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The role of the ILO IndustriALL

Details: Many countries use the Conventions as a tool to bring national laws in line with international standards. ILO Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work Adopted in 1998, the Declaration commits member states to respect and promote eight fundamental principles and rights in four categories, whether or not they have ratified the

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“Time to consign old Iraqi labour laws to the dustbin of

Details: While Iraq’s Constitution sets out protections of workers’ right to organise into a trade union of their choosing, the Saddam era laws 150 and 151 have removed that legal protection since 1987. The IndustriALL Iraqi National Council has campaigned together with their national centres and others in a unified effort to repeal the draconian laws.

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Turkish Parliament adopts new anti-union legislation

Details: Turkish Parliament adopts new anti-union legislation. 25 October, 2012 IndustriALL Global Union joins with the international labour movement in calling for a Presidential veto on anti-union legislation passed by the Turkish Parliament on 18 October. In spite of a long-standing campaign conducted by the global and national trade union movement

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Scrap labour law amendment bills, say unions in South

Details: If the labour laws amendments are passed the right to strike, to living wages and to collective bargaining will be taken away from workers. Other non-wage rights on housing and land enjoyed by workers which are part of benefits in the sectoral minimum wages set by the minister of labour will be adversely affected.

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Women in the textile and garment sector in Ethiopia

Details: Women in the textile and garment sector in Ethiopia trained in labour law. 29 November, 2018 Women constitute more than 80 per cent of the workers in the rapidly growing textile and garment sector in Ethiopia. A good understand of labour laws is crucial to improving industrial relations. A five-day workshop in Addis Ababa, 26-30 November, which

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The mining industry must respect labour and community

Details: In a petition to mining companies and governments, the AMI called for the interests of communities affected by mining to be put before profit. This could be done through public ownership that ensures sustainability and equity in mining. Policy reforms should end exploitation by removing unjust laws, and replace the use of force with dialogue.

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Anti-union practices ruled illegal in Kaluga, Russia

Details: The prosecutor’s office replied that the management’s actions were illegal and the management had no right to ban public activities on the territory of the plant, since they are guaranteed by Russian laws. The complaint regarding physical violence against ITUA organizers was transferred to the Kaluga city police division.

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eSwatini union condemns violence against striking workers

Details: The three-day protest action called by ATUSWA is taking place in Mbabane, Manzini and other places, and is happening in accordance with the country’s laws. According to the union, organizers Sbonelo Tsabedze and Nhlanhla Tsabedze were arrested at Nhlangano while mobilizing workers to assemble at the gates of Zheng Yong factory to push for

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Union confronts workers’ rights violations at Petro Oil

Details: Soon after signing membership forms to join a union, 30 workers at Petro Oil Kenya Limited were dismissed while petrol and diesel stations where the union had majority members were outsourced. The Kenya Petroleum Oil Workers Union (KPOWU), affiliated to IndustriALL Global Union, says it will fight against the workers’ and human rights violations and for the reinstatement of the …

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The long road towards ILO–compliant Labour and Trade Union

Details: The old laws of the Saddam Hussein era, presently used against trade union organisation, need to be consigned to the dustbin of history and a new era of respect for trade union rights begun. Iraq. Labour laws. Workers' rights. Iraq Campaign. Join the IndustriALL campaign for decent labour laws in Iraq;

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PROFILE: CFMEU Fighting for Australian workers IndustriALL

Details: Solving the issue of precarious work is a challenge in Australia where laws preclude pursuing limits on contract and labour hire work. Sham arrangements see workers classed as ‘casual’ when they are in fact full time and permanent.

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Pakistan’s deadly mines

Details: Trade unions called for immediate action to hold those responsible to account and for appropriate compensation for the victims. The unions also called for strict implementation of mines safety laws and immediate ratification of ILO C176.

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“Il est temps de reléguer l’ancienne législation irakienne

Details: Le secrétaire général de IndustriALL, Jyrki Raina, a délivré aujourd’hui ce message à l’ambassadeur iraquien auprès des Nations unies à Genève. Il s’agit de la dernière étape d’un dialogue continu avec les autorités irakiennes pour assurer de toute urgence l’adoption d’une législation dans le pays respectant les règles de l’OIT sur le travail et les syndicats.

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Turkish workers strike at union busting Korean company

Details: Conditions at the factory are bad, and the union alleges that environmental and health and safety laws are violated. The high unemployment in the area allows the employer to act with impunity. Hyosung has even adopted some of the union’s suggestions and claimed them as company initiatives in an attempt to undermine the union.

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Unions support government plan to stop gender-based

Details: A woman is killed every three hours in South Africa, according to police statistics. The increasing levels of gender-based violence and femicide in South Africa mean that women are living in fear, and unions are supporting a government emergency plan to stop the violence.

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Thousands of workers rally for new wage in Indonesia

Details: Around 35,000 workers took to the streets of Jakarta on 1 September to demand a new minimum wage for 2016 and improved labour laws. Indonesia’s main trade union centres, KSPI, KSPSI, and KSBSI are asking that the government increase their efforts to protect the interests of the people.

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Global unions condemn Philippines Anti-Terrorism Act

Details: “We pledge to continually support our affiliates to resist undemocratic laws that restrict the human and labour rights of trade unionists. We extend our solidarity to our Filipino sisters and brothers who never fail to give workers a voice despite the severe political situation,” Sanches added.

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