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Day: March 12, 2019

Deal reached with Yves Rocher after 297 days of heroic resistance

The Gebze branch of IndustriALL-affiliated chemical and rubber union Petrol-Is, together with union national leadership, reached a deal with the company on 7 March 2019. The company agreed to pay out severance payments, notice payments and special compensation equal to…

Haiti: trade union front for quality public education, social dialogue and a statute for teachers in the private sector : Education International

Despite many obstacles, Education International’s Haitian affiliates are jointly campaigning for quality public education and the establishment of a dialogue with the Minister of Education. They are also supporting a statute for teachers in the private sector.   In August…

Education unions give “red flag” to government for plans to privatise public education

Education unions have made it clear that they will resist any attempt by the Ghanaian government to privatise, commercialise and commodify public education in their country.   Leading education union leaders in Ghana have, in a united position, opposed the…