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23-04-2014

France: Government renews its pledge to reform education

The new French Prime Minister says he will forge ahead with promised education reforms as three national teachers’ unions challenged his government to put quality education at the top of his agenda. The Syndicat national des enseignements de second degré de la Fédération syndicale (...)   more
23-04-2014

Bangladesh Workplace Safety Accord Underway, but Government Failing on Workers' Rights

The ITUC is calling for Bangladesh and international clothing brands to stop holding back progress on workers' rights, as the first anniversary of the Rana Plaza building collapse approaches. 1,134 workers died when the building collapsed on 24 April, with many more injured. That tragedy, as (...)   more