Forest Industry Jobs

21 June 2021 05:56

Trade union solidarity pushed to protect Amazon rainforest and decent work

 

The Building and Woodworkers’ International (BWI) and its affiliates called for the establishment of a “Trade Union Amazon Solidarity Network” to organise international solidarity actions to protect Brazil’s Amazon rainforest and ensure decent work in the area. Read more...


21 April 2021 06:27

Members of the Sabah Timber Employees Union (STIEU) has castigated the Sabah forest Industries (SFI) and the state government for failing to release the salaries of 2,000 workers for the months of December 2020 and January 2021 respectively. Read more...


20 April 2021 12:45

Stewardship in the forestry and value chain (GS Report 2021) Read more...


18 April 2021 12:54

Climate change and the forestry sector (GS Report 2021)Read more...


26 March 2021 04:25

The Civil Servants’ Union of Agriculture, Forestry, Husbandry and Environment Sectors (TARIM ORMAN-IS) celebrated this year’s International Women Month by giving voice to rural women workers in the forestry industry. Read more...


22 March 2021 11:42

BWI marked this year’s International Day of Forests by attending an event organised by the United Nations Forum on Forests’ (UNFF) on 19 March. Read more...


19 March 2021 05:25

After decades of a well-functioning collective bargaining history, the United Paper Mills (UPM) has decided not to negotiate the terms of employment of its salaried employees at any level.
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25 February 2021 13:15

BWI started its “Workers’ Voices Webinar Series” with a discussion on stewardship in the forestry and value chain on 17 February. Read more...


05 February 2021 04:50

To promote spaces for meaningful discussions among trade unionists, BWI launched the “BWI Conversations,” an informative vlog hosted by its General Secretary, Ambet Yuson. Read more...