Trade union rights worldwide – it’s a grim picture
There’s a horrific but compelling ITUC video, premiered at the world congress in Vancouver last week, which draws attention to the appalling violations of human and trade union rights around the world. The annual survey of trade union rights which was launched earlier this month contains all the details, and some fantastic video and web resources, covering countries like Nepal, Latvia, Burma and Swaziland. Use them to make the case for better trade union rights, or just to scare your children at night….
Owen Tudor is Head of the TUC’s European Union and International Relations Department