The Global Labour Institute is very pleased to announce the launch of a new ITF guide – “Organising Precarious Transport Workers” – which is aimed at helping unions reach out to informal transport workers. The guide was written by GLI Manchester as part of our ongoing work with the ITF in support of precarious and […]
This year’s International Summer School will be held from Monday 7th – Friday 11th July at Northern College in Barnsley, UK. Preparations are now well underway and we’ll be circulating further information soon.
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 website here.
The Global Labour Institute and Unite, working in partnership with the relevant Global Union Federations, offer advanced residential courses for organisers and activists in transnational corporations, or the employers in globally-integrated industries. Check ‘Courses’ on the top menu.
Ruskin College, Oxford is now taking applications for 2014 entry onto its MA programme in International Labour and Trade Union Studies (ILTUS). The course is open to both UK and international applicants. A scholarship is available for a South African woman trade unionist and a further scholarship is available to a woman trade unionist from […]
The Global Labour Institute, in partnership with the Workers’ Activities Branch of the ILO, is organising the trade union ILO Study Visit in May 2014 (provisional dates are 4th-10th). First established in 1934, the study visit became a regular and important fixture in trade union education for many years, managed by the Workers’ Educational Association. […]