March 2015

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Women-Power-Unions brochure

March 3, 2015

More than 70 million women workers are represented in trade unions today, and over the last 20 years, they have built a legacy of winning rights and protection in the workplace.

Vingt ans après: avons-nous atteint l’objectif?

March 3, 2015

Plus de 70 millions de travailleuses sont aujourd’hui représentées par les syndicats. Au cours des 20 dernières années, elles ont jeté les bases d’une tradition de conquête des droits et de protections sur le lieu de travail.

Photo:  Gustave Deghilage - Creative Commons

The labour rights of migrant women: From Beijing to Post-2015

March 6, 2015

This session will draw on global experiences of the challenges that migrant women encounter, their efforts to realise their human and labour rights, and the missed opportunity of the Asia-Pacific Beijing+20 Review that made no reference to migrants’ rights and deleted reference to domestic workers, one of the largest drivers of women’s labour migration.

A Trade Union Guide to the UNCSW

March 6, 2015

Delegates are encouraged to read the guide prior to arriving in New York.

Séance d’Orientation pour les déléguées syndicales

March 6, 2015

Vous êtes toutes invitées à participer à la Séance d’Orientation pour les déléguées syndicales lors de la CCF des NU. C’est l’occasion de rencontrer toutes les déléguées et de discuter de nos stratégies et activités lors de la 59ème CCF des NU.

Orientation Session for trade union delegates

March 6, 2015

Delegates are invited to attend the Orientation Session for trade union delegates at the UNCSW, an ideal opportunity to meet all delegates and to discuss our strategies and activities for UNCSW59.

Sesión de Orientación para todas las delegadas sindicales a la CCM

March 6, 2015

Las invitamos a participar a la Sesión de Orientación para todas las delegadas sindicales a la CCM de las NN.UU. Es la oportunidad para encontrarse con todas las delegadas y discutir de nuestras estrategias y actividades para la 59ª CCM de NU.

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UN Women’s March for Gender Equality and Women’s Rights

March 8, 2015

All trade union delegates are invited to participate in the UN Women’s March f

Women’s rights advocates silenced at the UN

March 9, 2015

By Andrée Côté, Public Service Alliance of Canada

Women’s groups around the world are disappointed by the Political Declaration adopted on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women

The Beijing Platform for Action (PFA)