• ADEDY and GSEE demonstrate

    ADEDY and GSEE stage nationwide strike in Greece against pension reform

    PSI Greek affiliate ADEDY, together with the Greek General Confederation of Labour (GSEE) began a 24-hour nationwide strike on 4 February, in protest against the planned overhaul of the pensions system in Greece.

  • Photo: Aedes mosquito - Marcos Teixeira de Freitas/CC

    Lack of funding for public services plays a vital role in Zika epidemic

    This crisis demonstrates once more that underfunding and massive privatization of public health services have led to an absence of preventative measures to contagious diseases - which combined with the effects of climate change produces the perfect environment for their proliferation.

  • Race to sign TPPA highlights growing public anger

    Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) advocates are racing to have the deal signed in New Zealand on February 4th, before growing public opposition makes the agreement a political liability. PSI urges affiliates to join the world-wide protests against the signing and let politicians know that they do not want to have a hand in ratifying this dirty deal.