IMPROVING WORKING LIVES & FUTURES
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29 Nov 2023
On 28-29 November 2023, trade unions of workers in metro systems around the world have met in Istanbul, Türkiye. Representing workers from Latin America and the Caribbean, Europe, the Arab World and
23 Nov 2023
This statement has been agreed by organisations representing leaders of some of the largest cities, international climate initiatives, transport authorities and operators, supply-chain businesses
16 Nov 2023
This is the report of research commissioned by the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) from the Global Labour Institute (GLI) in Manchester, UK and Université Alassane Ouattara (Côte d
23 Aug 2023
The question of sustainable investment, funding and fares is central to determining if the future of our public transport systems will be one of slow decline and increased inequality or of improvement
07 Jul 2023
Last year, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) was invited to submit a white paper in support of the Urban 20 communiqué to G20 leaders. We strongly supported action on the
13 May 2023
Sexual assault ‘is not normal’ but (for us) its normal: metro mass transit woman worker Chelsea Ofosu describes how she faced an attack by armed robbers while working as a metro mass transit worker.
18 Nov 2022
The 15 workers’ stories presented in this report depict public transport workers’ experiences in accessing decent sanitation facilities. The stories are drawn from 13 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe
18 Nov 2022
This research is part of the ITF programme ‘Just Cities and women public transport workers in Latin America’. It was written by Louise Sophie Sträuli and Marijke Vermander. The research was possible
09 Nov 2022
Global shipping urgently needs to decarbonise. The world is facing a climate emergency. Urgent action is needed to limit global warming or we will face disastrous consequences. Watch this video to see