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News | 03 Jul 2014

Women transport workers are organising across supply chains

The women are newly-organised members of the ITF-affiliated Tumtis union, and work in the DHL supply chain. Many of the women played an active role in the DHL...

News | 03 Jul 2014 Press Release

International mission calls for Swazi labour rights action

An international delegation investigating labour rights abuses in Swaziland today called on the government there to take immediate action. The delegation, organised...

News | 03 Jul 2014

International delegation condemns Korean union leader detention

They visited the five detained leaders in prisons in Seoul, offering support and solidarity. In a statement, Subasinghe commented that the KRWU strike complied with...

News | 03 Jul 2014

Specialists in organising come together at ITF

Transport workers are at the centre of the world’s supply chains. They move goods from their source and production to consumers worldwide. When transport workers...

News | 03 Jul 2014 Press Release

Women speak out for Qatar Airways staff on March 8th

Women around the world will be backing staff at Qatar Airways (QR) who are subject to victimisation and mistreatment tomorrow, International Women’s Day. They...

News | 03 Jul 2014

ITF condemns Cambodian violence

The dispute first arose when workers went on strike on 24 December, fighting for a higher minimum wage. The government had offered an increased minimum wage of...

News | 03 Jul 2014 Press Release

Threatened Honduran port leader returns while pressure mounts on global port operator to act

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has called for union rights and a guarantee of personal safety for port union leader Victor Crespo, who...

News | 03 Jul 2014

ITF shares women’s leadership learnings at maritime women event

The event examined the opportunities and challenges facing women in the maritime world. ITF women transport workers’ coordinator Alison McGarry was among the...