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  • ITF Nairobi Bus Rapid Transit Report

    GLI Manchester is pleased to announce that the Nairobi Bus Rapid Transit Report is now available to view and download. This report assesses the potential impact of the introduction of Bus Rapid Transit on the workforce of Nairobi’s informal transport (‘matatu’) industry, and seeks to encourage the active engagement of matatu workers’ representatives in shaping […]

  • FILM: “The Power of Informal Transport Workers”

    GLI Manchester is pleased to announce that our new short film, “The Power of Informal Transport Workers“, is now available to watch online. “The Power of Informal Transport Workers” shows how informal transport workers across the world are organising in trade unions to fight back against precarious and dangerous working conditions. Produced as part of […]

  • International Summer School 2016

    Video produced by the ISS16 Summer School Commission  The fifth GLI International Summer School took place from 4th – 8th July, 2016, at Northern College in Barnsley, UK. The School brought together trade union activists from across the world to address the broad question “what are, and what should be the politics of the international […]

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TUED to Host Global Unions to Discuss Public Ownership and the Green New Deal


On 28th September 2019, Trade Unions for Energy Democracy (TUED) will be hosting union representatives and allies from around the world and across the United States in New York during “Climate Week” for a one-day international conference on ‘The Green New Deal, Net-Zero Carbon, and The Crucial Role of Public Ownership.‘ The international conference will bring […]

Global Climate Strike


Young people have been mobilising for global climate action. They have been organising demonstrations around the world, demanding action from governments under the banner ‘Youth Strike 4 Climate.’  On 20th September 2019, young people all over the world called on adults to join them as part of a global day of action for the climate – […]