International Campaigns & Issues: 2006

Media release from Fiji Trades Union Congress

Media Release - December 12, 2006

The Congress reiterates its grave concern on the adverse impact on workers due to the…

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World AIDS Day, Global Trade Unions Carry Forward Action Program

Media Release - December 5, 2006

World AIDS Day, Global Trade Unions Carry Forward Action Program A new title in the…

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NZ and Australian unions call for peaceful settlement in Fiji

Media Release - December 3, 2006

The Australian Council of Trade Unions and the New Zealand Council of Trade Unions today…

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SATAWU National Security Guards Strike

Media Release - June 8, 2006

Security workers belonging to the South African Transport and Allied workers Union (SATAWU), an affiliate…

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International Day Of Action On Iran

Media Release - February 15, 2006

35 representatives from Australian unions and from the Iranian community protested in front of the…

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Unions Call On Iran Govt To Respect Workers’ Rights & Release Detained Unionists

Media Release - February 14, 2006

Australian unions are calling on the Iranian Government to release around 80 detained trade unionists…

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International Day of Action: IRAN 15 February 2006

Media Release - February 10, 2006

On 28 January, several hundred Tehran Bus Company workers and members of their families were…

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Arrest Of Unionists At Sherkat-e Vahed (Tehran Bus Company)

Media Release - February 7, 2006

In a letter to the Iranian President, Mr. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad the ACTU expresses its opposition…

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