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  • Beware of fake job adverts- it could be a scam

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  • Eliminating violence and harassment in the world of work

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Stop the Heathrow’s great British rip off and support striking Unite members

Stop the Heathrow’s great British rip off and support striking Unite members Natalie Tue, 12/01/2020 - 18:28 Heathrow Airport Ltd, the company that owns one of the world’s busiest airports is trying to rip off thousands of their workers with a devious plan t...

Unbreakable solidarity with HIV-positive transport workers on World AIDS Day 2020

Unbreakable solidarity with HIV-positive transport workers on World AIDS Day 2020 Rory_M Mon, 11/30/2020 - 23:31 STATEMENT FROM THE GENERAL SECRETARY, STEPHEN COTTON | HIV/AIDS / CREW CHANGE CRISIS The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and ou...

ITF Statement on food rider deaths

ITF Statement on food rider deaths Natalie Mon, 11/30/2020 - 09:14 “The ITF and its affiliates have been shaken by the tragic news of five food delivery riders dying on the roads of Sydney, Australia, in the past few weeks. We offer our deepest condolences to...

#MakeAmazonPay: Workers and unions call Amazon to account on Black Friday

#MakeAmazonPay: Workers and unions call Amazon to account on Black Friday Natalie Fri, 11/27/2020 - 16:25 As customers around the world log on to make the most of Black Friday deals, workers and unions are mobilising to demand that Amazon and other e-commerce...

Sixteen Days of Activism against Gender Violence

Sixteen Days of Activism against Gender Violence Natalie Mon, 11/23/2020 - 15:04 Campaign website UN DAY 2020 Campaign materials Download English poster Download French poster Download S...

Access to sanitation for transport workers is as much about curbing Covid-19 as it is about dignity

Access to sanitation for transport workers is as much about curbing Covid-19 as it is about dignity Natalie Thu, 11/19/2020 - 09:31 Today, 19 November, is World Toilet Day. While some of us still in employment can work from home, most transport workers are no...

Fisheries death, attempted cover up, sparks Uruguayan union fury

Fisheries death, attempted cover up, sparks Uruguayan union fury Rory_M Wed, 11/18/2020 - 22:20 The tragic death of a Peruvian fisher off the coast of Uruguay has angered the country’s Transport Workers' Union, who say the international industry’s mistreatmen...

ITF welcomes return to international rules for seafarers

ITF welcomes return to international rules for seafarers Rory_M Wed, 11/18/2020 - 22:06 The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) welcomes the announcement this week by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) that it will be ending tempora...

Canada continues its maritime leadership with new Seafarers’ Welfare Board - ITF

Canada continues its maritime leadership with new Seafarers’ Welfare Board - ITF Rory_M Tue, 11/17/2020 - 21:22 The International Transport Workers’ Federation commends the Federal Government and maritime industry of Canada for continuing their cooperative le...

Governments must resolve Jag Anand, Anastasia stalemate and get seafarers home

Governments must resolve Jag Anand, Anastasia stalemate and get seafarers home Rory_M Tue, 11/17/2020 - 20:02 The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) is urging the governments of China, India and Australia to collaborate and urgently end the sta...

Argentina’s decision to ratify C190 is a victory in the struggle against gender inequality

Argentina’s decision to ratify C190 is a victory in the struggle against gender inequality barton_linda Thu, 11/12/2020 - 16:01 The ITF applauds the Argentine Chamber of Deputies vote in favour of ratifying the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) Conven...

Historic Biden-Harris victory is a testament to the power of workers: ITF

Historic Biden-Harris victory is a testament to the power of workers: ITF barton_linda Thu, 11/12/2020 - 11:48 The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) is hailing the historic election victory of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris as the 46th President-...

Securing Jobs for a Successful Recovery in Civil Aviation

Securing Jobs for a Successful Recovery in Civil Aviation barton_linda Tue, 11/10/2020 - 09:55 The COVID-19 pandemic is unlike any other external shock encountered by the global aviation industry. Border restrictions and quarantine measures have devastated th...

Airlines and Air Transport Workers Call for Urgent Government Assistance to Prevent Jobs Catastrophe

Airlines and Air Transport Workers Call for Urgent Government Assistance to Prevent Jobs Catastrophe barton_linda Tue, 11/10/2020 - 09:53 The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) issued a joi...

Catastrophic jobs crisis on horizon without government intervention

Catastrophic jobs crisis on horizon without government intervention barton_linda Tue, 11/10/2020 - 09:49 Joint IATA/ITF statement on financial support and testing to restart global aviation Seven months since the World Health Organisation declared Covid-19 a...

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