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09 August 2022 07:51

Philippines: Women welders hone communication and social media skills

 

Determined to strengthen its communication and social media efforts, the BWI-affiliated National Union of Building and Construction Workers (NUBCW) in the Philippines recently organised a two-part Basic Communication and Social Media Training to capacitate women welders on how to use various social media platforms to promote their respective campaigns online. Weiterlesen...


04 August 2022 13:40

BWI will celebrate this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD) with a week-long campaign starting on 1 March and culminating on 8 March. Carrying the theme “We Build A Gender-Equal Future,” BWI, led by its women trade unionists, will look into the future of work and gender relations amidst the changing nature of work and worsening gender inequalities due to COVID-19.Weiterlesen...


18 July 2022 03:56

The 15th Meeting of the BWI Regional Women Committee for Latin America and the Caribbean (RWC-LAC) on June 30 presented the scope and achievements of the global union in the region on gender policy, trainings, organisation, advocacy and participation of women workers in trade unions from 2018 to 2022. Weiterlesen...


14 July 2022 15:38

On 6 July 2022, Mexico, represented by Undersecretary for Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights, Martha Delgado Peralta, deposited the instrument of ratification of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) Convention No. 190 on violence and harassment in workplaces, together with Recommendation 206, at the ILO headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.
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29 June 2022 03:43

I am Dianalie Patagan, President of the Women Welders’ Guild (WWG), which is affiliated to the Association of Women Workers in the Construction Industry (AWWCI) and the National Union of Building and Construction Workers (NUBCW) in the Philippines. Weiterlesen...


25 May 2022 05:31

My name is Dorcas Wanjiku Gichuki. I am the Branch Secretary and National-level Board Member of the Kenya Building and Construction Employees Union. Weiterlesen...


18 May 2022 06:16


I am Kateryna Zubova, 59, a tower crane operator in Kyiv, Ukraine. I am a trade unionist for the last two years, though I work on the tower crane for 40 years now.
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17 May 2022 01:47

On the occasion of this year’s International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT), the Building and Woodworkers’ International (BWI) reaffirms its commitment to providing an environment free of discrimination and harassment for LGBTI workers in the construction, building, wood, forestry and building materials industries.Weiterlesen...


27 April 2022 08:33

Die Bau- und Holzarbeiter Internationale (BHI) hat ihr Netzwerk der Kampagne „Stoppt die Machokultur“ auf den Weg gebracht, das die Mitgliedsverbände zusammenbringen soll, um zu gewährleisten, dass sowohl Arbeitnehmerinnen als auch Arbeitnehmer die gleichen Wertvorstellungen haben, was die Beseitigung aller Formen von Diskriminierung, geschlechtsspezifischer Gewalt und Belästigung betrifft.Weiterlesen...