Founding Congress of IndustriALL Global Union concluded on 20 June 2012. A new 50-million strong global federation was created; ‘a global union superpower’, as one Tweet put it.
The affiliates of IndustriALL Global Union salute the Fijian union movement for their continuing role in the struggle for the re-establishment of democracy and the protection of the rights of Fijian workers and their families.
Affiliates of IndustriALL Global Union today resolved to work together to stop precarious work.
Union delegates attending the founding of the new 50 million member IndustriALL Global Union are setting up a family of human rights heroes fighting for the rights of working people everywhere.
The newly born IndustriALL Global Union elects its leadership and tries to reach consensus on regional representation on its executive body.
An impressive gathering of union leaders across the globe, IndustriALL Founding Congress opened today, on June 19.
International Metalworkers' Federation
International Textile, Garment and Leather Workers Federation