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Day: February 13, 2019

Bangladesh Government set to throw away Accord achievements

13.02.2019 The Bangladesh Government is set to throw away the achievements of the Bangladesh Accord, which was a response to the Rana Plaza building collapse in 2013 that claimed more than 1000 lives. Rather than negotiate a responsible handover of…

Italian unions mobilize for ‘A future for work!’

Hundreds of thousands of trade union members from across Italy came together in Rome on February 9 for a demonstration called by the three largest national union confederations demanding the ‘populist’ government act to ensure ‘A future for work!’ Unemployment…

Italian unions stage a massive protest against government policy

Last weekend the San Giovanni square was full of workers, pensioners and families from all over Italy, many held union flags and banners. Many came to Rome in 12 trains, approximately 1,300 buses and two ships. They joined all together…

Haiti endorses the Safe Schools Declaration

Haiti endorses the Safe Schools Declaration Topics in this post: Education International welcomes the endorsement by Haiti of the Safe Schools Declaration, committing itself to protect students, teachers, schools, and universities during times of violent conflict. The Global Coalition to…