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Day: November 7, 2017

Cowichan Valley civic workers vote in favour of strike action

CUPE 358 members in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island are still without a contract after nearly a year of negotiations and bargaining discussions with the Cowichan Valley Regional District (CVRD), the City of Duncan and the District of North…

Defend Georgian trade unions | IndustriALL

07.11.2017 IndustriALL Global Union has launched a solidarity campaign with the Trade Union of Metallurgy, Mining and Chemical Industry Workers of Georgia (TUMMCIWG) and its primary organization at Rustavi Azot fertilizer plant in Georgia. On 2 November, IndustriALL in partnership…

UNESCO member states should put quality education and education professionals first

EI has called on governments attending the 39th Session of the General Conference of UNESCO to put quality public education and educators high on their policy agenda. Speaking at the High Level Ministerial Panel Discussion on accountability in education, EI…

Do Solidarity Unions Need to ‘Go Public’?

Submitted on Mon, 11/06/2017 – 8:58pm By LibCom – It’s Going Down, October 31, 2017 In an election-driven, workplace-organizing campaign, going public is a key step. The workers or union try to organize under the boss’s radar for as long…