GLI Manchester: Dakar Bus Rapid Transit Report

GLI Manchester has announced a new publication. The Dakar Bus Rapid Transit: Labour Impact Assessment Research Report is now available to view and download in both English and French. This is the provisional report of research commissioned by the ITF and undertaken in partnership with the Laboratoire de Géographie Humaine at the University of Dakar … Continue reading “GLI Manchester: Dakar Bus Rapid Transit Report”

GLI Manchester: Kampala Bus Rapid Transit Report

GLI Manchester announces that the Kampala Bus Rapid Transit Report: Understanding Kampala’s Paratransit Market Structure is now available to view and download. This report attempts to provide a detailed assessment of the market struture of the paratransit industry in Kampala, including both minibus (“taxi”) and motorcycle taxi (“boda-boda”) services. It is intended to contribute towards … Continue reading “GLI Manchester: Kampala Bus Rapid Transit Report”

Global Trade Union Assembly: Pandemic & Beyond: Workers Organizing for a Public Future

A Series of Virtual Meetings during July, August and September 2020 In response to the ongoing public health and economic crises, more than 30 trade union bodies from 18 countries have come together to convene a global assembly. Trade Unions for Energy Democracy (TUED) has been working with the convening unions to coordinate preparations for … Continue reading “Global Trade Union Assembly: Pandemic & Beyond: Workers Organizing for a Public Future”

TUED Global Forum on Union Responses to the COVID-19 Crisis

In light of the rapidly evolving COVID-19 global health crisis, Trade Unions for Energy Democracy (TUED) will convene a Global Web Forum this Friday, April 3rd, at the following times: 10:00-11:30am New York 3:00-4:30pm London 4:00-5:30pm Paris, Rome, Johannesburg 11:00pm-12:30am, Seoul The call will hear from healthcare and public service unions from the USA, Italy, … Continue reading “TUED Global Forum on Union Responses to the COVID-19 Crisis”

TUED Bulletin 95: Australian Bushfires Statement from Trade Unions for Energy Democracy, Asia-Pacific

“Destruction of the Natural World is a Criminal Act” At time of writing it is being reported that most of Australia’s devastating recent bushfires have been extinguished, including in the country’s hardest-hit state of New South Wales. Before that news was announced, TUED participating unions and allies in the Asia-Pacific region were actively involved in … Continue reading “TUED Bulletin 95: Australian Bushfires Statement from Trade Unions for Energy Democracy, Asia-Pacific”

TUED Annual Report 2019: Defending and Reclaiming Public Energy on the Global Stage

Trade Unions for Energy Democracy (TUED) has released its 2019 Annual Report: ‘Defending and Reclaiming Public Energy on the Global Stage.’ The report (which can be read here) details the growth of the TUED network with new unions becoming involved from the global South and North. It also highlights working papers developed by TUED, and … Continue reading “TUED Annual Report 2019: Defending and Reclaiming Public Energy on the Global Stage”

International Summer School Manifesto

The Living Manifesto This manifesto is a product of the fifth GLI International Summer School, held in July 2016. After the experience of the first three Summer Schools (2012-2014), some of the threads of discussion were pulled together into a draft ‘manifesto’, which was first discussed in 2015 and then again in 2016. In concluding … Continue reading “International Summer School Manifesto”

Global Labour University Online Academy

The new Global Labour University Online Academy website is now online at: https://glu.iversity.org/ The GLU Academy website shows all available GLU Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) at one glance, including the new course on “Fair Wage Strategies in a Global Economy” which will start in October 2017. The GLU Academy website aims to be a “virtual campus” … Continue reading “Global Labour University Online Academy”