Report from Peru on COVID-19

By Luis Carbajal, UITBB Secretariat Member and Secretary General of FTCCP To contain the COVID-19 pandemic, the Peruvian Government declared a state of emergency...

Article on Asbestos – APFUTU Pakistan

Article by Hifza Hammad, Assistant Secretary General All Pakistan Federation of United Trade Unions(APFUTU) Asbestos is a naturally occurring fibrous material that was a popular building material...

Online UITBB Secretariat Meeting on April 22

The UITBB Secretariat held an online meeting on April 22, 2020. The main issues the meeting dealt with included the examination of the situation...

Workers’ Health and Safety

The evidence from a number of developed countries shows that the possibility of fatal accidents for workers in the building sector is 3 to...

National Youth Day Demonstration in Portugal

Thousands of young workers demonstrated on the streets of Lisbon against precarious ties and low wages. The National Manifestation of Working Youth convened by...

UITBB Statement on World Day for Safety and Health at Work

UITBB Statement - World Day for Safety and Health at Work

Japan’s Kenkoro battles Pneumoconiosis

KENKORO’s Activities for Compensation and Prevention of Vibration-Related Disorder and Dust Lung Disease (Silicosis) Commission on Occupational Accidents and Diseases All Japan Construction, Transport and...

Parliament March by CWFI India for Decent Welfare and Pensions – 6th April

On 6th of April, the Construction Workers Federation of India organised a Parliament March, to demand decent welfare and pension for the workers. Comrade...

COVID-19 Situation in Portugal

By Pedro Milheiro, UITBB Secretariat Member We live in an extraordinary situation, in which we realize that employers are trying to take advantage of this...

Article for the Eradication of Pneumoconiosis

For the Eradication of Dust Lung Disease Our Proposal October 2005   National Organizing Committee for National Caravan “No More Dust Lungs!”     Introduction   Dust lung is the oldest and is...