Conferences of the global working class
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Political action of the global working class
- The capitalist crisis, globalization and response of
the labor movement
- Press release from the International Meeting of Communist and Workers'
Parties, Athens, 21-23 May 1999. 55 Communist and Workers' Parties
from 50 countries took part. In the sessions there was a creative
exchange of views on the meeting's topics as well as on issues
arising from recent developments
- Joint ILO-ICFTU OnLine Discussion Group on
"Organised Labour in the 21st Century"
- ICFTU Online..., 29 July 1999. Juan Somavia, Director
General of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and Bill
Jordan, General Secretary of the ICFTU are launching an online
debate on "Organised Labour in the 21st Century" on
September 15 .
- Open World Conference Takes On Free Trade
- By Mya Shone and Ed Rosario, Labor Party Press, January 2000.
Trade union leaders and activists will gather in San Francisco
February 11-14, 2000, for the Open World Conference of Workers in
Defense of Trade Union Independence and Democratic Rights (OWC).
The conference, which has been endorsed by the Labor Party, along
with trade union federations, leaders, and activists in 74 countries,
aims to develop strategies to combat corporate-sponsored "free
trade" and to preserve workers' hard-won gains.
- Fourth International Conference on May Day
- Posted originally on H-Labor list and then on Labnet, 5 June
2001. The Cuban Workers Confederation (CTC) and the Instituto de
Historia de Cuba are pleased to invite researchers, scholars,
journalists, trade unionists, information specialists, institutions,
and organizations to participate at the Fourth International Scholar
Conference on May Day, to be held in La Habana, on April 25, 26
and 27, 2001.