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...

For a global ban on asbestos

For the last 2 decades the UITBB has been actively involved in national, regional and international activities to promote a global ban on the...

On Migration and Immigrants

From the very beginning of the migrations flows, we clearly defined our class-based position on the matter. We clashed with racist beliefs and we...

Message from Michalis Papanikolaou, UITBB General Secretary

UITBB is proud of its long history of struggles for the rights of the workers in its sectors. The guidance it has offered to...

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 – Article on Silicosis and Asbestosis – Japan

ON SILICOSIS AND ASBESTOSIS Concerning the struggles of Kenkoro for eradication of tunnel work silicosis, I think that we have reported every time to our...

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...

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...

7th Asia-Pacific Seminar – Article on Organising Public Workers in Japan

ORGANISATION POLICY OF PUBLIC SERVICE WORKERS IN JAPAN 1. Civil servants in Japan - There are three tiers of national civil service examinations: high-, intermediate-...

7th Asia-Pacific Seminar – Article on Organising members

ORGANISING WORKERS IN INFORMAL SECTOR According to study by various research institutions and available government statistics reveals that the number of total working population (15+)...