Big Six Tech Companies must commit to decent work

UNI Global Union General Secretary Philip Jennings calls on the Big Six Tech companies to commit to decent work in the brave new digital world and vows that unions will not be marginalised Speaking on the panel ‘Discussion on work and society’ at the ILO Global Dialogue on the Future of Work We Want today,…

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Jennings tells Santos: “CaféSalud may be up for sale, but Colombians’ health is not”

UNI Global Union once again expressed alarm and indignation over the systematic violation of the rights of SINTRASALUDCOP workers. The government’s indifference for the last six years since the intervention of the SaludCoop Business Group has meant that workers suffer. As a result of CaféSalud’s (formerly SaludCoop) bad management, there is a lack of resources…

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Jennings: “We are the organization of hope, ambition and progress for Africa”

UNI Global Union’s General Secretary Philip Jennings was introduced as the “Global Warrior” to the more than 500 participants at the opening.  Senegal is a shining example, it advocates the right to negotiate, freedom of association and here workers have a seat at the table. The UNI GS introduced a video message from the UNI…

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High-level UNI delegation remembers victims of slavery with commemorative plaque on Gorée Island

Earlier today, a delegation from UNI travelled to Gorée Island off the most Western point of Africa, and visit the ‘House of Slaves’ with its ‘Door of No Return`, a memorial to the Atlantic slave trade. UNI unveiled a plaque to join those of others who will not let the human toll of African slavery…

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