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ITF moves to arrest vessel Isis at Tilbury

The ITF has initiated arrest proceedings on behalf of the crew of the Marshall Islands-flagged M/S Isis, which is moored at Tilbury, England and whose crew are owed at least USD130,000 in pay. The…

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Women gather in New Delhi to set rights agenda

Over 220 women from 80 countries across the world will gather in New Delhi, India, on 27-28 January for a conference organised by the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF). During the…

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ITF slams 'joke justice' as Korea union leaders…

As 13 Korean Railway Workers Union (KRWU) trade union leaders charged with having led what was a legitimate and lawful industrial action made a dignified surrender to police today, the ITF…

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ITF statement on the end of the Korea rail strike

The ITF has welcomed a settlement that has resulted in an end to indefinite strike action by its affiliate the Korean Railway Workers’ Union (KRWU), but has warned of the need for continued vigilance.

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ITF delegation in South Korea finds union…

A high-level International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) delegation is in South Korea to support the national rail strike organised by its affiliate, the Korean Railway Workers Union (KRWU).

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International delegation in Sweden to deliver…

An international delegation arrived in Sweden this week to deliver its verdict on the anti-union behaviour of IKEA Canada in the on-going dispute at Swedish retail giant IKEA’s Richmond, British…

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ITF and UITP unite with a vision to promote the…

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the International Association of Public Transport (UITP) today signed a historic Memorandum of Understanding in Brussels with the combined…

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ITF Seafarers’ Trust awards GBP100,000 to help…

The ITF Seafarers’ Trust – the charity arm of the International Transport Workers” Federation – today authorised two grants totalling GBP100,000 to aid Filipino seafarers and their families affected…

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ITF launches guide to fighting violence against…

Global union the ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) is launching a guide on how to combat violence against women as part of its support for the UN Day for the Elimination of Violence…

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ITF demands answers from Guatemalan president…

The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) today demanded the president of Guatemala reinstate protection for a dock workers’ union leader whose life is in danger – and challenged the…

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