February 2014

UNI Equal Opportunities at the 57th UNCSW

February 17, 2014

UNI Equal Opportunities with the help of more than 150 volunteers from UNI affiliates stood together against violence at the UN CSW 57 last March in New York City. The strenght of our voices made it possible for the UNCSW to adopt a paragraph that gives unions legitimate stakeholder rights in addressing discrimination, exploitation and violence in the workplace.

Will Sustainable Development Goals include gender equality ?

February 20, 2014

The International Trade Union Confederation, Education International and Public Services International participated in the 8th Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals in the United Nations

UN CSW58 Parallel Event: Building Strategic Alliances for Women Workers’ Rights post-2015

February 26, 2014

This parallel event provides a space for trade union women activists and their NGO sisters to think and plan together strategically about how to ensure that women’s rights as workers are not overlooked in the new post-2015 framework

Putting women’s rights to decent work, quality education and quality public services at the heart of the post-2015 Agenda

February 27, 2014

Statement submitted to the UNCSW58 by International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), Education International (EI) and Public Services International (PSI), and the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), civil society organisations with consultative status at the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).

A Woman's place is in her union!

February 27, 2014

The National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) is a professional cum trade union organization registered as a labor union in 1979, the union has over 40,000 organized members.