WFTU celebrates 75 years of struggles

On October 3rd, the World Federation of Trade Unions celebrates 75 years since its foundation. The largest international workers’ assembly until then took the...

NCWF helps Bangladeshi workers

The National Construction Workers Federation-NCWF in Bangladesh, UITBB's member organisation, under its General Secretary, Md. Zakir Hossain Litu, has been helping workers from Bangladesh...

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...

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...

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,...

Huge Rally in Support of All India General Strike on 8 January 2020

A huge rally in Kolkata, India was organised in support of the upcoming All India General Strike, with the basic demand being the cancellation...

UITBB at Encuentro Antimperialista de Solidaridad por la Democracia y contra el Neoliberalismo –...

The General Secretary of UITBB, Michalis Papanikolaou and the member of UITBB Secretariat Pedro Milheiro, are attending the Encuentro Antimperialista de Solidaridad por la...

Final Resolutions and Decisions for Asia-Pacific Meeting in Hanoi, Vietnam, October 2019

Final Resolutions and Decisions for Asia-Pacific Meeting in Hanoi, Vietnam, October 2019 In the spirit of strengthening relationships, exchanging experiences and good practices for the...

Photos from UITBB’s 12th Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting in Hanoi Vietnam

Photos from UITBB's 12th Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting in Hanoi Vietnam:  Nguyen Thi Thuy Le, President of the VNUBW and Michalis Papanikolaou, General Secretary of UITBB Michalis...

Address by Michalis Papanikolaou, UITBB General Secretary-12th UITBB Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting Hanoi, Vietnam,...

Address by Michalis Papanikolaou, UITBB General Secretary 12th UITBB Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting Hanoi, Vietnam, 9-11 October 2019 Dear Comrades, Welcome to the UITBB’s 12th Asia-Pacific Regional...