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

ITUC Youth Organising Activities

Second part of the ITUC Youth Committee meeting in Accra, 2 – 4 December was devoted to practical organising activities.  ITUC Organising Academy has previously given training on approaching young workers to start conversation on organising and to get contact details for follow up. ITUC organizer with the help of TUC Ghana organisers, put the training into practice with […]

January 21, 2016

9th ITUC Youth Committee Meeting

9th ITUC Youth Committee meeting was held in Accra, Ghana on 30 Nov -1 Dec 2015, with Youth coordinators and Committee members from ITUC PERC, TUCA, ITUC AP, ITUC Africa and TUC Ghana Youth representatives. ITF Young worker liaison was invited to participate, observe and identify link up on young workers’ work between ITF and ITUC. Meeting started with […]

January 20, 2016

REPORT: IndustriALL youth projects in Latin America

IndustriALL is a Global Union representing 50 million workers in 140 countries in the mining, energy and manufacturing sectors. This is an interesting article on their website; that is relevant to you, ITF Young Workers. The article is a summary of their two youth projects; IndustiALL – FES and IndustriALL – SASK. The projects promote greater […]

January 15, 2016