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17-04-2014

Brazil: Construction workers in Bahia and Rio de Janeiro achieve better living conditions

After a four day strike, the construction workers in Bahia and Rio de Janeiro, Brazilian states that will host matches of the World Cup, reached important victories in their collective agreements, achieving better working and living conditions. BWI affiliates that represent the workers in (...)   more
16-04-2014

Education unions urged to keep political parties at a distance in Accra

Education unions should keep a safe distance from political parties was the message Marieme Sakho Dansokho told members of the African regional committee in Accra from 14-16 April. The Secretary General of the Teachers' Union of Senegal (SYPROS) said that some of the difficulties faced by (...)   more