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News | 20 May 2019 Press Release

ITF condemns suspension of union members in Auckland

As part of a campaign for fairer wages, members of the ITF-affiliated Rail and Maritime Transport Union (RMTU) had planned partial strike action that intended to...

News | 19 May 2019 Press Release

Seafarers condemn working conditions on board Blumenthal ships

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) have been contacted by current and ex-crew members who have told distressing stories of intimidation,...

News | 17 May 2019

Standing up for justice on International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

The 17 May is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. The ITF young transport workers committee agreed unanimously to support the...

News | 16 May 2019

ITF dockers and seafarers unions honour ILWU longshoreman killed in fatal incident in Los Angeles

Brother Santoyo tragically passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019 after an incident at the Pier which has also critically injured a second college and ILWU...

News | 16 May 2019

ITF backs Senegalese workers in BRT project 

The ITF has hosted an event in Dakar, Senegal, 13-15 May, to help prepare workers and their unions for the city’s planned bus rapid transit (BRT)...

News | 16 May 2019 Press Release

Seafarers unions express concern about “sabotage” attack and rising tensions in the Gulf

The attack reportedly occurred on at 6am local time (10:00 GMT) on Sunday causing damage to the structure of the four vessels – including Saudi oil tankers...

News | 15 May 2019 Press Release

Machinists union calls for US government to investigate Delta Air Lines

The airline is accused of surveilling employees involved in union activities and targeted dismissals of union activists. In addition, marking the latest in a long...

News | 15 May 2019

ITF Dockers unanimously support ILWU Canada after strike vote

Statement in support of ILWU CanadaITF Dockers' Section Committee, Genoa The ITF Dockers’ Section Committee, representing over 420,000 dockers around the world,...