YOUNG TRANSPORT WORKERS IN ASIA PACIFIC

Seema Premlal Kahar, Youth Representative for All India Railwaymen’s Federation (AIRF) and its affiliate Northern Railway Men’s Union (NRMU), participated in the ITF’s Inaugural Asia Pacific Young Transport Workers Network (AP YTWN) Workshop in Delhi, 17-18 October 2015. She writes on the challenges for youth in the region, need for young workers to be organised and to […]


October 29, 2015

Asia Pacific Young Transport Workers Network (AP YTWN)

17-18 October, Delhi, India, ITF Asia Pacific Regional Office and ITF Young Transport Workers Committee’s Asia Pacific Representatives, organised an inaugural meeting of young leaders nominated by their union leaders to represent in AP YTWN. 25 young leaders from various Asian countries attended the first meeting.   The young leaders worked together to brain storm […]


October 23, 2015

Climate Change Action Day

Indonesian Railway Workers Union (SPKA) Youth, taking part in the climate change action day. Because “Our Public Transport Reduces Emissions and ..” “Improves Air quality” “Improves Safety” “Creates millions of Jobs” “Opens up spaces” “Improves Mobility”


October 6, 2015

Saving India’s railways

Preeti Singh, youth rep for the All India Railwaymen’s Federation (AIRF) and its affiliate the Northern Railway Men’s Union (NRMU), sets out the challenges facing India’s rail workers and efforts to get young workers active. India’s railways are vital, carrying 23 million people daily and transporting a third of India’s essential goods. But now the […]


October 1, 2015