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Silence and short memories Burundi


Alexandre Niyungeko: “For over a year now we have been helpless in face of the denial of the public’s right to information, yet it is guaranteed by the Constitution”.

Marcinelle mine disaster revisited by a crisis-shaken Europe

Marcinelle mine disaster revisited by a crisis-shaken Europe


Angelo Tino: Sixty years ago, when so many people lost their lives, a common - if imperfect - European framework of rules did not exist

The SDGs are not achievable without unions and progressive policies

The SDGs are not achievable without unions and progressive policies


Celeste Drake: The term “trade union” does not appear a single time in the entire SDG 2030 document. Not even once

Why the struggle for LGBTI rights must be my struggle and yours

Why the struggle for LGBTI rights must be my struggle and yours


Dhananjayan Sriskandarajah: We cannot tackle exclusion in our societies by cherry picking the issues and rights we agree with

An EU with advantages that should be bigger and better

An EU with advantages that should be bigger and better


Recovering European workers’ support for the EU is essential to strengthening the Community project and offering a fact-based response to populist attacks

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Being a Mexican migrant worker and female, a recipe for double discrimination


Mexican women seeking temporary work in the United States and Canada face gender discrimination and poorer terms of employment

Australia's dairy farmers are in dire straits

Australia’s dairy farmers are in dire straits


“We lost AU$60,000 (US$45,000) of our annual income overnight”

Four decades on, Germany's Mozambican youth labourers are still waiting to be paid

Four decades on, Germany’s Mozambican youth labourers are still waiting to be paid


Ex-labourers demand compensation amid intimidation back home

Gold rush sows division in northern Greece

Gold rush sows division in northern Greece


“Are we prepared to destroy our natural resources for the sake of 300 or even 1000 jobs?”

Mentors for migrants: integrating refugees in the EU labour market

Mentors for migrants: integrating refugees in the EU labour market


“We don’t want to do nothing. We have lost a lot in this war but we can rebuild ourselves – we have the ability”