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News | 03 Jul 2014

Delegation takes union rights protest to Swiss heartland

A forty-strong international delegation took its protest over a lack of labour rights direct to the Swiss heartland today, when it put a global company...

News | 03 Jul 2014

Success for first seminar on putting Mexico City policy into practice

Delegates gathered in London this month for the first seminar on ITF Mexico City policy implementation. Twenty-six union leaders and staff from ITF seafarers’...

News | 03 Jul 2014 Press Release

Father of threatened dockers’ leader murdered

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) is sad to announce that the father of Victor Crespo – the Honduran trade union leader threatened with...

News | 03 Jul 2014 Press Release

A dictatorship over workers at Qatar Airways

“This excellent piece really gets to the heart of the issue for staff at Qatar Airways. Told by flight attendants, we hear about the surveillance, curfews and...

News | 03 Jul 2014

Cuban representatives make historic visit to ITF

ITF leaders witnessed a historic moment this week as representatives of Cuban trade unions told the ITF executive board that they wanted to work with the...

News | 03 Jul 2014 Press Release

Joint statement: UNI and ITF turn page with DHL

The German National Contact Point for the OECD Guidelines (NCP) today issued a Joint Statement (click here) agreed upon by UNI, the ITF and Deutsche Post-DHL. The...

News | 03 Jul 2014

Swazi union saves jobs

The employer had been seeking to move its operations from Matsapha International Airport to KM3 International Airport, formerly known as Sikhuphe. STAWU feared that...

News | 03 Jul 2014

IMO marks World Maritime Day

This year's theme for the International Maritime Organization (IMO) World Maritime Day, 26 September, was sustainable development. IMO secretary-general Koji...