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Whilst the current economic is a crisis that affects workers everywhere, there are specific dynamics for transport workers and their unions. World trade slowdown has had an inevitable impact on the movement of goods and people. For the global transport industry these economic circumstances are creating unprecedented challenges. (more ..)

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Moving Hearts: Transport Workers Organise for the Future (more ..)

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Survey: We are asking transport unions to complete this questionnaire (more ..)

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Climate Justice: Follow the link below to view the pages and blog (more ..)

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Links to online trade union resources (more ..)


News online

14 Nov 2013
Transport unions call for new thinking from international labour movement
A first-of-its-kind supply chain and logistics symposium closed thisweek at the ITF’s London headquarters with a strong call for new thinking from the global labour movement and a focus on the ‘real employer’. Delegates organising in strategic...

11 Nov 2013
Trade unions must act now on climate change
Twenty activists from 14 countries came together in Johannesburg last week to determine the next steps in the fight against climate change. Participants at the meeting, which ran from 31 October to 1 November, agreed that the labour movement must...


Press releases

07 Dec 2011
Global union brands COP17 ‘a wasted opportunity’
Global union federation the ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) today reacted with disappointment to the failure of the UN COP17 climate change conference in Durban, South Africa, to deliver any progress on climate change so...


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