Denmark -Celebrating the birth of IndustriALL Global Union -June 20, 2012

Copenhagen was the host town for the merger congress of three Global Union Federations. The three organisations ICEM, IMF and ITGWLF have backed up the proposed statutes of IndustriALL Global Union in their separate congresses. In a parallel session the Bargaining for a Living Wage conference brought together 130 representatives of textile, garment and leather workers’ unions. Unions committed to taking concrete steps to achieve a living wage, to increasing national, regional and international cooperation on this issue, and to regularly share developments.


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