How we can reduce poverty – by Hifza Hammad, APFUTU Pakistan

Article by Hifza Hammad, Assistant Secretary General Poverty  means not having the money to buy enough food for your family, not being able to afford proper facilities...

Report by Kenzo Ishikawa on ready-mix concrete industry in Osaka

Kenzo ISHIKAWA Member, Central Executive Committee, All Japan Construction, Transport and General Workers’ Union I work for a trade union in ready-mixed concrete industry in Osaka. In...

Immigrant Workers in Vietnam

by Phan Xuan Hai, Vice president of VNUBW Vietnam Page 1 Vietnam Page 2

Yoda Mitsuhiro – Conditions of Foreign Workers in the Japanese Construction Industry

Actual Conditions of Foreign Workers in the Japanese Construction Industry YODA Mitsuhiro Assistant General Secretary Labor Union of Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Tourism Friends, I want to express my...

Women in the Brick Kiln Industry in Pakistan

This is an article written by Mrs Hifza Hammad, the Assistant General Secretary of APFUTU, UITBB's member in Pakistan, on the atrocities perpetrated against...

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...

APFUTU Pakistan lodges complaint to ILO for Brick Kiln Workers

Our affiliated Union in Pakistan, has lodged a complaint to the International Labour Office in Geneva, regarding the violation of ILO conventions and existing...

Zenroren Statement on TPP bill

By INOUE Hisashi Secretary General  National Confederation of Trade Unions (Zenroren) November 4, 2016 The ruling parties today rammed bills to approve the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement through 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...

CTB Newsletter (September 2016)

You can read the latest Newsletter from CTB (September 2016) here: CTB Newsletter English september 2016