• PSI, together with other trade unions and civil society partners, is taking an active part in the United Nations Post-2015 Development process.

  • The report shows that PPPs have failed to live up to their promise. In most cases, they are an expensive and inefficient way of financing infrastructure and services

  • PSI is urgently calling on its affiliates to send funds for the immediate relief of PSI members and to assist in rebuilding communities in Nepal.

  • The 12th Regional Conference for Africa and Arab Countries (AFRECON) and related meetings will be taking place from 22nd to 25th September 2015 in Gaborone, Botswana.

  • General strike in India

    On 2nd September, trade unions in India will be holding a general strike to protest against the anti-worker economic policies of the government.

  • Peaceful march against state corruption in Guatemala

    Political crisis in Guatemala

    Guatemala is an extremely dangerous country for anyone involved in the trade union movement. Activists and leaders are subject to reprisals, dismissals and killings.

  • Workers demonstrate in Quito, Ecuador

    Campaign to restore trade union rights in Ecuador

    The United Collective of Workers, Social and Indigenous Organisations of Ecuador held a national strike on 13 August to demand the Ecuadorian government to rectify their restrictive rights policy. Since then, trade unions and indigenous and civil society organizations have continued to demonstrate in Quito, the Amazon region and the south of the country.