Turkey -One day strike of public workers -December 19, 2013

Members of the trade union confederation of Public Workers Unions (KESK) and affiliated unions went on strike under the slogan: ‘We do not accept the sales contract! We want our rights from the budget!’ Public sector workers answering to the call assembled in Istanbul at Çapa and Sirkeci. The protesters carried empty shoe boxes, in reference to the shoe boxes full of dollars discovered during the corruption operations.

English: http://www.diclehaber.com/2/25/1/viewNews/376186


For more information, please contact the editor Jan Cremers, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) cbn-aias@uva.nl or the communications officer at the ETUI, Mariya Nikolova mnikolova@etui.org. For previous issues of the Collective bargaining newsletter please visit http://www.etui.org/E-Newsletters/Collective-bargaining-newsletter. You may find further information on the ETUI at www.etui.org, and on the AIAS at www.uva-aias.net.

News Archive