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News | 03 Jul 2014 Press Release

Global unions welcome Finnish food chain report

The report, available here, follows up an earlier report Cheap has a high price, which traced back the supply chain of two common supermarket own brand food...

News | 03 Jul 2014 Press Release

Update on MV Isis, Tilbury, UK

Last week the ITF initiated arrest procedures against the vessel Isis at Tilbury on behalf of its crew.As a result of the legal action the operators, Derna...

News | 03 Jul 2014

Workers unite worldwide for Reinstate the 305 campaign

Workers from across the globe are keeping up the pressure in support of striking Turkish Airlines (THY) workers who were unfairly sacked by phone, email or text.THY...

News | 03 Jul 2014 Press Release

Portsmouth demo tomorrow to tackle Condor Ferries’ ‘social dumping’

Representatives of ITF-affiliated unions, including the RMT and Unite the Union, will be joined by the ITF’s UK and Ireland inspectorate at 16:00 tomorrow, 18...

News | 03 Jul 2014

New guide supports women bus workers

Buses are an essential part of all modern societies. It takes hundreds of thousands of workers worldwide to keep them running efficiently and effectively – and an...

News | 03 Jul 2014 Press Release

Global campaign to target Chevron over Gorgon delays and overruns

The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) has joined forces with the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) in a global campaign to build awareness over...

News | 03 Jul 2014

US axes Swazi trade deal over rights abuses

President Obama withdrew the country’s eligibility for the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) last Thursday. Michael Froman, the US trade representative,...

News | 03 Jul 2014 Press Release

ITF disturbed over continued human rights abuses in Swaziland

The International Transport Workers’ Federation is disturbed to hear that less than 48 hours after charges were dropped against two human rights’ defenders in...