8th UITBB Asia-Pacific Regional Seminar 2012

8th UITBB Asia-Pacific Regional Seminar DHAKA DECLARATION The 8th Asia-Pacific Seminar of Trades Union International of Building, Construction and Building Materials Industries (UITBB), affiliated with the...

7th Asia-Pacific Meeting – Protection of Foreign Workers in Japan

EFFORTS TO PROTECT HUMAN RIGHTS OF FOREIGN WORKERS’ IN JAPAN In developing economic relations among Asian nations through Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and/or Economic Partnership...

Information about Latin America by Lucia Costa Maia

Information about Latin America The neoliberal politicians started losing space in Latin America when Hugo Chavez was elected in Venezuela in 1998 followed by several...

Construction Industry in India at A Glance – Article by Debanjan Chakrabarti

Construction Industry in India at A Glance - Article by Debanjan Chakrabarti (General Secretary - Construction Workers Federation of India CWFI, member of UITBB) Construction is the...

UITBB General Secretary’s Speech at the 17th WFTU Congress

Speech of M. Papanikolaou, General Secretary of UITBB, at WFTU’s Congress – October 2016, South Africa Dear Comrades, On behalf of the Executive Committee of the...

The socio-economic conditions

The global economic crisis, which is a structural crisis of the capitalist system, is tormenting the planet. The effects of this crisis are dramatic...

Article on Precarious Work in Pakistan

“Precarious work and its negative effects on Workers” By: Mehrunissa Ayub, Joint Secretary (Women Wing), All Pakistan Federation of United Trade Unions (APFUTU) Unemployment, inflation, expensive...

7th Asia-Pacific Seminar – Article on Migrant Workers Bangladesh

PROTECTION OF MIGRANT WORKERS IN BANGLADESH Mr Chairman Comrade I am grateful to UITBB for inviting me in this important Seminar in Bali-Indonesia. On behalf my...

Address by UITBB General Secretary at the 10th Asia-Pacific Meeting in Kerala

Dear Comrades, I would like to salute all of you and allow me to express my sincere thanks to our Indian comrades for their warm...

Activity report from Japan by colleague Kazuo Furusawa, UITBB Vice President for Pacific Region

Kazuo Furusawa, UITBB Vice President for Pacific region, reports on the situation of construction workers in Japan: Kazuo Furusawa, UITBB VP for Pacific Region Comrades,...