IndustriALL & Inditex renew agreement with formation of union committee to promote freedom of association

Author: IndustriALL, Published on: 14 November 2019

"IndustriALL and Inditex create a global union committee,", 13 November 2019

IndustriALL general secretary...and Inditex executive chairman...renewed the global framework agreement (GFA)...

The new agreement contains provisions for a global union committee to exchange best practices in promoting the freedom of association and the right to collective bargaining.

The committee will be made up of union representatives from Inditex's six main production clusters around the world and representatives from IndustriALL Spanish affiliates Comisiones Obreras and UGT...

...Through the global union committee, local union representatives will participate more directly in how the GFA is applied and have the chance to receive advice from union experts...

...One of the key aspects of the agreement is the establishment of joint training policies and programmes that involve the workers at Inditex factories and suppliers, in order to make progress on the promotion of social dialogue and workplace equality, among other things...

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