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New WIEGO Handbook on Organising in the Informal Economy


Just published online by WIEGO:  The Only School We Have: Learning from Organizing Experiences Across the Informal Economy Compiled and edited by Christine Bonner and Dave Spooner. This handbook is a resource for those organizing informal workers in any sector, though it is based on the organizing experiences in (mainly) four groups: domestic workers, home-based […]

GLI International Summer School – “an amazing week”


The GLI International Summer School successfully concluded on Friday 13 July after a week of intense debate and discussion on the politics of the international trade union movement. There were 84 participants from 26 countries, with delegations from four Global Union Federations and numerous national unions. A wonderful week … bringing together the right people […]