ELECTION VICTORY FOR YOUNG WORKERS

Joshua S Wilson; Africa Representative of ITF Young Transport Workers Committee; reports on success of Young workers in the Stevedore section of United Seamen, Ports & General Worker’s Union of Liberia (USPOGUL)’s election. During the election held on February 19, 2016, within the USPOGUL’s Stevedore Section, he served as Election Supervisor. CHALLENGES FOR YOUNG WORKERS […]


March 29, 2016

Training Session for Young Dockers

Emmanuel Agebenou,  Le Secrétaire Général, FESYTRAT, reports in French on the Training for Young Dockers at Port of Lome, Dans le cadre de ses activités de renforcement des capacités de ses membres, la Fédération Syndicale des Travailleurs des Transports du Togo (FESYTRAT) a organisé une session de formation à l’intention des jeunes dockers le 04 Mars 2016 […]


March 23, 2016

NUSS ADOPTS WOMEN’S DAY RESOLUTIONS

Charmin Idamegama, Coordinator of NUSS Youth Wing, shares their photos and two resolutions adopted at International Women’s Day. National Union of Seafarers Sri Lanka (NUSS)’s working committee recently decided to revive the NUSS Youth Wing and following the decision three young leaders (Bro Charmin Idamegama, Sis Riyana Feiros and Bro Malisha Liyanage) and a committee […]


March 21, 2016

ITF THAI – International Women’s Day

ITF Thai is made up of various Transport workers unions in Road, Rail, Dockers and Civil Aviation sectors in Thailand. Most are affiliated to the ITF and their Young Workers Group was formed in 2009. The Young Worker Group is composed of delegates from the different unions, and 10% of ITF Thai budget is allocated for […]


March 16, 2016

MTWTU YOUTH ACTIVITIES

Elina Karavan; The Assistant of the Chairman on information-analytical Activity, Chairperson of MTWTU Youth Council, ITF and ETF Young Transport Workers Committee Representative; shared some of MTWTU Youth Activities. EDUCATING YOUNG TRADE UNIONISTS REACHING THE NEXT GENERATIONS HIV/AIDS AWARENESS; Annually the Marine Transport Workers’ Trade Union of Ukraine (MTWTU) attracts the attention of young people to the […]


March 14, 2016

MTCPWU Young workers’ activities 2015

Ragchaa Bayaraa, is the President of Mongolian Transport, Communication & Petroleum Workers’ Union (MTCPWU) and ITF Young Workers’ Committee Representative of Asia Pacific. Ragchaa has been involved in the ITF Young Workers’ initiative from the beginning; as it was MTCPWU that kick started the ITF activities towards young workers with their proposal at the ITF […]


March 2, 2016

JAIPUR METRO YOUNG WORKERS SEMINAR

Mr. Vineet Maan, is an union educator at North Western Railway Employees’ Union (NWREU), an affiliate of All India Railway Federation (AIRF). He helped to guide the young leaders at Jaipur Metro form their union. He also attended the first ITF Asia Pacific Young Transport Workers Network meeting, in Delhi, Oct 2015, with young leaders […]


February 17, 2016

YOUTH & WOMEN ACTIVITIES OF SPKA

Pradita Ningrum, a young workers and women’s leader in her union, Indonesian Railway Workers Union (SPKA). She is also a member of the ITF Asia Pacific Young Transport Workers Network, along with her colleague Nindya Prasetyanta. This is a brief outline and some photos of their recent (Nov 2015 – Feb 2016) Young and women workers’ activities. YOUTH […]


February 15, 2016

India Republic Day Celebrations

India Republic Day, celebrates the day that Constitution of India came into force on 26 January 1950. India achieved Independence from British Rule in 15 August 1947, and the Constitution of India, sets it on the path of a “sovereign, socialist, secular, democratic republic, assuring its citizens of justice, equality, and liberty, and endeavours to promote […]


January 27, 2016

NRMU maiden Zonal Youth Conference

The aim of the conference is to increase youth participation and organise and mobilise them to strengthen the union and the federation. The outcome is an opportunity for young leaders with union leaders’ support to take bold steps for young workers’ structures and engagement in the union. Preeti Singh, ITF Asia Pacific Young Transport Workers’ […]


January 25, 2016