The working-class history of the Republic of Belarus
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- Speech of the Aleksandr Jaroshuk, head of the
Belorussian Agro-Industrial Trade Union
- Labour Russia on the Net, News, 17 July
2000. 1995 was after a dramatic re-assessment of values and
collapse of the Communist Party and Komsomol; the five years
that folowed between the Second and Third Congresses of our
Union touched upon, although failed to ruin, the most
massive workers' organization—trade unions.
- Belarus Union Action Gains Global Union
- ICEM Update, No. 8/2001, 14 February
2001. Trade unions in Belarus are holding a National Day of
Action today to demand a living wage and an end to
restrictions on trade union rights. An unprecedented decline
of the standards of living in Belarus. The Belarus unions
stand as the only force that defends the right of the
workers and their families to a decent life.
- Towards the end of independent trade unionism
- ICFTU online, 138/190702/HC-JL, 19 July
2002. After many months of efforts to liquidate the
Federation of Trade Unions of Belarus (FTUB), its leadership
decided to surrender to intense pressure from the Government
by electing Leonid Kozik as president of the FTUB.
- WFTU delegation visits Belarus
- WFTU Press Release, No. 18, 26 May 2003. At the invitation
of the Federation of Trade Unions of Belarus (FTUB), a WFTU
delegation paid a visit to Belarus from 19 to 23 May
2003. Directions of development of cooperation between the
FTUB and the WFTU.