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News | 13 Jul 2019

ITF supports Amazon workers in fight for their rights

Through a series of planned actions next week, Amazon will be challenged to do the right thing and recognise workers and their importance to the success of the...

News | 26 Jun 2019

ILO renews social contract with centenary declaration

ITF general secretary Stephen Cotton has delivered a clear message to the International Labour Organisation (ILO): now is the time to assert authority as the...

News | 17 Jun 2019

Vatican, ITF and employers join forces to fight for global justice

Final Statement of the Workshop (Casina Pio IV, 4-5 March 2019) The Chancellor of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, in collaboration with the...

News | 27 Apr 2019

International Workers’ Memorial Day: making technology work for us, not against us

By Victor Figueroa, ITF strategic researcher Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) are crucial issues for workers everywhere in the world. Over decades workers in...

News | 15 Apr 2019

Take action in solidarity with Uber riders around the world! 

Global ride-hailing company Uber is one of the world leaders for attacking workers’ rights.   It cuts corners on employment standards and is under legal...

News | 15 Jan 2019 Press Release

Transport in 2040: how automation and technology will impact the future of work

The forward-looking assessment, produced by WMU, investigates how the global transport industry will change as a result of automation and advanced technologies,...

News | 08 Aug 2018

Workshop addresses the future of work for women in public transport

Unionists and researchers – from Colombia, Kenya, Mexico, South Africa, Thailand and the UK – met in in Bogotá, Colombia to look at the changes taking place in...

News | 28 Jun 2018 Press Release

ITF to Uber in London: ‘now overhaul your business model.’

The company was appealing against this decision. ITF automation coordinator Mac Urata commented: “Globally, Uber has already lost to local competitors in China,...