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11 October 2001

Li Wangyang Gets More of the Same: Veteran Trade Unionist Sentenced to Ten Years [China]

Author: China Labour Bulletin

Despite imminent improvements to China's Trade Union Law, rumours of the right to strike being given legal status, China's ratification of the International Convenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, and the All China Federation of Trade Union...

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11 October 2001

Middle East: Workers denied the most fundamental trade union rights

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11 October 2001

Middle East: Workers denied the most fundamental trade union rights

Author: International Confederation of Free Trade Unions

Between total bans or tight controls on their activities, the independent trade unions are virtually non-existent. Strikes are banned, there is no collective bargaining, migrant workers are exploited and persecuted - such is the gloomy picture painted...

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11 October 2001
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Author: Confédération internationale des syndicats libres

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11 October 2001
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Author: Confederación Internacional de Organizaciones Sindicales Libres

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10 October 2001

Africa: dangerous rise in trade union rights violations

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10 October 2001

Africa: dangerous rise in trade union rights violations

Author: International Confederation of Free Trade Unions

"Nearly all the indicators of rights violations have doubled in Africa" said Bill Jordan, General Secretary of the ICFTU, referring to the 2001 Annual Survey of Violations of Trade Union Rights, which reviews the state of trade union rights violations...

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10 October 2001
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9 October 2001
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