Global Unions

Trade unions around the world are supporting the efforts of US trade unionists to move their country closer to respect for fundamental workers’ rights, namely the right to form their own trade unions and bargain with their employers free from fear and intimidation. .

Under the leadership of the International Trade Union Confederation and with the active support of other Global Unions, the solidarity of workers in other lands to obtain passage of the Employee Free Choice Act (link to explanation of legislation that was part of circular 12) is being communicated to United States embassies. A few examples of such action are listed below.

United Kingdom

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Employee Free Choice Act