Youth


07 October 2020 13:08

BWI International Youth Committee on Decent Work Day

 


Today marks World Day for Decent Work where we, the youth members of BWI, continue the fight for decent work and a better future for all. We keep in mind that more than 200 million people are unemployed worldwide and workers’ rights are under threat from oppressive regimes and their austerity measures.
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06 October 2020 20:21

BWI’s young trade unionists, marking the World Day for Decent Work on 7 October, sat down with their elder counterparts to share and exchange ideas on decent work and how it is an important part of building a better future. Read more...


06 October 2020 20:14

As part of their campaign for decent work leading to the World Day for Decent Work on 7 October, BWI’s young trade unionists took charge of the global union’s official social media platforms, particularly its Instagram and Facebook accounts, to share stories and information on their respective unions’ campaigns and challenges in promoting decent work and a better future for all.
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24 September 2020 06:33

Leading to the 7 October World Day for Decent Work, BWI Youth prepared a video to promote the need for workers to have jobs that are secure, safe and offer just wages, especially amidst a pandemic.Read more...


22 September 2020 07:39

BWI initiated a youth research to highlight young workers’ increasing presence in union structures and to determine main aspects to enhance their participation in union movement. Read more...


17 August 2020 04:47


Undeterred by the COVID-19 pandemic, 27 trade unions in South Asia joined BWI in marking this year’s International Youth Day by calling for decent, safe and permanent jobs for all.
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12 August 2020 10:24

Through BWI’s campaign for decent jobs coinciding with the celebration of International Youth Day this year, Yolanda hopes that their government will respond adequately to their issues, handle the pandemic professionally and prioritise improving the economy. Read more...


10 August 2020 06:05

Young trade union members of the General Agriculture and Plantation Workers' Union of Zimbabwe (GAPWUZ) showed their dancing skills as they joined the call for decent, safe and secure jobs on 12 August, International Youth Day.
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06 August 2020 07:12

BWI’s International Youth Committee launches a video as a build up for its celebration of the International Youth Day on 12 August where it will call for decent, safe and regular jobs for all. Read more...