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  • GLI Weekend Courses 2015

    GLI Manchester is offering three weekend courses in 2015, open to trade union activists, staff and others interested in the international dimension to trade unionism. Each course may be taken alone, or participants may wish to attend all three. Every course involves top-line contributors and discussion leaders from around the world. Course titles and dates […]

  • International Summer School 2014

    The event to debate and question what are, and what should be, the politics of the international trade union movement. This year’s hugely successful GLI International Summer School took place from Monday 7th – Friday 11th July. The School saw over 80 labour movement delegates from 28 countries descend upon Northern College in Barnsley, UK […]

  • International Summer School 2013

    Thanks to USi, videos of the plenary sessions from last year’s Summer School are available to watch on YouTube under the tag #ISS13. You can also watch them on our International Summer School 2013 webpage. A discussion paper, based on compiled materials from the 2013 Summer School, is available to download below: GLI Summer School Discussion […]

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Register for first GLI Weekend Course of 2015!


An Introduction to the International Trade Union Movement 27th -29th March, Northern College, Barnsley, UK. This weekend course aims to offer an insight into the world of the international trade union movement, examining its history, structures, priorities and contemporary political debates, as well as practical ideas on becoming actively involved. GLI weekend courses are open […]

Urgent Appeal: Stop Violent Assaults on Labour Organisations in China


SUPPORT THE APPEAL HERE The Hong Kong Confedartion of Trade Unions (HKCTU) and Globalization Monitor have issued a call for action against escalating violent assaults on labour organisations in China. This appeal follows the assault of Zeng Feiyang, the head of the Panyu Migrant Workers Documentation Centre (PMWDC), by four unidentified persons on December 26th […]