• PSI is organising a Global Labour Tax Summit in partnership with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), to examine tax issues from a labour perspective.

  • 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.

  • United Nations

    World Day for Decent Work – 7 October

    On 25 September, the UN’s new 2030 Agenda was adopted in the presence of the world’s top leaders at a special session of the Annual General Assembly of the United Nations. This year also marks the 70th Anniversary of the UN, which lends additional momentum to this new global agenda for sustainable development, which should lead the world out of poverty and save our planet.

  • Elderly people

    International Day of Older Persons

    [1 October 2015] - "PSI marks the International Day of Older Persons by calling attention to the global shortage of health and social service workers. This shortage is seriously jeopardizing the health and well-being of millions of older people who need a wide range of care," said PSI General Secretary Rosa Pavanelli.

  • PSI and UNI Global Union Strategy Meeting on Fighting Corruption

    PSI and UNI Global Union call for an international labour standard for the protection of whistleblowers

    On 16 September 2015, Public Services International and UNI Global Union held a strategy meeting at the International Labour Organisation in Geneva to build co-operation between the global union federations to fight corruption and secure whistleblower protection at work.