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08 May 2019 15:23

April 28: Month of mobilization for better working conditions

Participants of the Child Labour Marathon

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07 May 2019 06:53

Construction workers in London commemorate International Workers' Memorial Day Read more...


07 May 2019 06:29

The young activists at BWI’s Global Activist Network Academy got an opportunity to pitch campaign ideas directly to a panel including BWI President Per-Olof Sjoo on the final day of the programme, hosted by FNV in Amsterdam. Read more...


07 May 2019 06:20

We are trade union leaders and officials of organizations affiliated to the Building and Wood Workers' International, BWI, a Global Union Federation that brings together unions from construction, forest and wood sectors worldwide. Read more...


07 May 2019 06:11

Continuing with the efforts to strengthen and improve occupational safety and health (OSH) in Qatar, the Building and Wood Workers’ International (BWI) supported the Third Conference & Exhibition on Occupational Safety & Health that took place in conjunction with the International Workers’ Memorial Day – 28th April 2019, concluding a series of events that took place in the country as part of OSH month.Read more...


05 May 2019 20:19

Solidarity with Fijian union leaderRead more...


03 May 2019 08:53

May 5: The General elections was held in Panama. A total of 2,757,823 voters elected 861 positions: President of the Republic, Vice President, 71 National Assembly members, 81 mayors, 679 electoral districts representatives, 20 Central American Parliament representatives and 9 Councilors for the city of Panama.Read more...


03 May 2019 08:44

April 28: Protection Week against AsbestosRead more...


03 May 2019 05:14

Young union leaders attending BWI’s Global Activist Network Academy led the 8,000-strong International May Day march in Amsterdam, Netherlands organised by the Dutch union FNV.Read more...