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Iraqi union demo

Iraqi unions build protest on jobs, wages and union rights

08 Jan 2015, By Guest

2015 began with a fresh new wave of industrial action across Iraq (apart from Iraqi Kurdistan) organised by the national trade union centre, the GFITU. The action centred on several demands, including the immediate repayment of delayed salaries; rehabilitating and restructuring the Ministry of Industry’s 60 national plants (companies) and encouraging state departments and institutions to buy…

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Iraqi workers

Iraqi unions are still demanding better

05 Jan 2015, By Guest

Despite the impact of the ISIS insurgency, workers across Iraq staged several industrial actions from the end of October, through November and into the first part of December, and returned to the streets on 30 December. The GFITU and the national technical sector of the Iraqi teachers union held separate industrial action in Baghdad demanding…

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