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Statement on Uber Tragedy

The International Transport Workers’ Federation’s (ITF) thoughts and condolences go out to the family of Elaine Herzberg, killed by an autonomous vehicle in Arizona, USA, on Sunday 18 March 2018.


Unions meet to address serious concerns with…

The International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) brought together unions representing National Express (NEX)/ALSA workers across Spain, North America and the United Kingdom during the week of…


ITF recommends shareholders vote against ICTSI…

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) today released a shareholder advisory note detailing governance issues at International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI).


New IBF agreement secures the rights of dockers…

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and Joint Negotiating Group (JNG) met in Manila from 19-22 February 2018, for the final round of negotiations for the creation of the new IBF…


Global public transport activists take message…

Over 120 activists from more than 60 unions in around 40 countries are going to City Hall, London, to discuss the Mayor of London's approach of 'productive engagement' with unions.


Fiji crisis: ITF & ITUC alert the ILO

The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) and International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) have today written to the director-general of the International Labour Organisation (ILO)…


ITF backs Deliveroo protest in Belgium

The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) is backing riders at Deliveroo - a food delivery company - who are taking action to maintain decent working conditions.


Seafarers finally return home

The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) is pleased to announce that the eleven crew of the Panamanian flagged 'Agean Princess' have finally been able to return home to India and…


Big win for Fijian aviation workers

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has today welcomed a ruling by the Fijian Employment Relations Tribunal that ordered the return of all Air Terminal Services (ATS) employees…