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Latin American & Caribbean offshore taskforce…

ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) affiliated trade unions meeting in Rio de Janeiro today launched a new Americas Region task force group dedicated to protecting the rights of Latin…

Court orders Wizz Air to reinstate dismissed…

The European Transport Workers' Federation (ETF) and the International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) today welcomed the decision of Romania’s Ilfov court to order the reinstatement of an…

ITF investigates labour rights abuses on Thai…

An ITF delegation has boarded industrial fishing vessels landing their catch in Songkhla port, Southern Thailand this week, as part of an investigation into labour rights abuses.

Union outcry forces rejection of Uber ‘women’s…

An outcry raised by a coalition of trade unions and civil society groups has led UN Women to disassociate itself from a partnership with ‘ride booking’ app provider Uber just over a week after its…

Unions worldwide welcome steps to resolve Kenya…

Global road transport unions meeting in London today welcomed the peaceful return to work of Kenyan drivers and reinforced the call for union rights at Kuwait-based company Agility logistics.

ITF warns of crisis as Kenyan police make ready…

The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) is warning of an imminent crisis as massed, armed Kenyan riot police make ready to attack truck drivers peacefully gathered near the towns of…

ITF investigates DP-DHL India allegations

An ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) official returns from India today after a fact-finding visit to investigate allegations made by Indian unions and workers – as well as in a…

Mass rejection of Uber women ‘jobs’ plan

A coalition of concerned organisations, led by global unions including the ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation), has formed to express its shock over a ‘strategic partnership’ between…

ITF Seafarers’ Trust renews support for a…

The Seafarers’ Trust provided core funding for the Maritime Piracy Humanitarian Response Programme (MPHRP) launched in September 2011 when maritime piracy was at its peak, with many seafarers…