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Month: July 2017

Education International: Iranian unionist rearrested one month after release

Source: https://www.ei-ie.org/en/detail/15263/iranian-unionist-rearrested-one-month-after-release News has reached Education International of the rearrest of Iranian education union leader Esmail Abdi. Education International (EI) has been notified by the Iranian diaspora that Tehran teacher union leader Esmail Abdi was taken from his house on…

IUF’s Urgent Action: Iran: Haft Tapeh sugar workers are fighting for their wages, pensions and rights!

17 July 2017 Urgent Action Printer-friendly version Source: http://www.iuf.org/w/?q=node/5641 Workers at the giant Haft Tapeh sugar cane plantation and mill complex in the southern city of Shush have always had to fight for their wages and their rights. In 2008, workers…

Tehran bus workers’ union demands the release of jailed teachers in Iran

Syndicate of Workers of Tehran and Suburbs Bus Company: We demand the release of educational workers (teachers) from prisons and the annulment of judicial decisions against them. Educational workers (teachers) are among the most honorable and hardworking people in the…

Urgent news: Esmail Abdi arrested and taken back to prison

July 28, 2017- Esmail Abdi, a member of the board of directors of the Iranian Teachers’ Trade Association (Tehran), who had been released on bail, was arrested without a prior notice on July 27, 2017. Abdi was leaving his home…

Ten arrested workers from Haft Tapeh were temporarily released on bail

 The Haft Tapeh Sugarcane Workers’ Syndicate reported on July 29, 2017 that ten workers who had been arrested by the security forces following their protest actions in recent days were temporarily released on bail today. At this time, all arrested…

Iran: Security forces arrested 15 workers following protest actions by Haft Tapeh sugarcane workers

Haft Tapeh Sugarcane Workers’ Syndicate issued a public statement condemning the arrest of 15 workers in the evening of July 25th. Highlights of the statement are as follows (the original text in Farsi is attached): We denounce the failure to…

Omsin Boonleart: Workers rights advocates in Myanmar and Cambodia

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Global Capitalism: Evaluating 6 Months of the Trump Economy [July 2017]

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Taylor review into workers’ rights just ‘tinkering at the edges’

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Taylor review: report into the gig economy and workers’ rights receives muted response

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Career Express | Episode-15 | Workers’ Rights | Mr. Amarnath & Mr. Ravi | Agrasar & GKA 107.8 FM

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Police powers and your rights — information for community workers

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