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  Trade Unions (background)
Trade unions are unique organisations whose role is variously interpreted and understood by different interest groups in the society.
Trade unions through industrial action (such as protests and strikes) and political action (influencing Government policy) establish minimum economic and legal conditions and restrain abuse of labour wherever the labour is organised.
Trade unions are also seen as moral institutions, which will uplift the weak and downtrodden and render them the place, the dignity and justice they deserve.
www.bms.org.in /htm/trade_unions.htm   (5425 words)

  
 Trade union - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Trade unions have sometimes been seen as successors to the guilds of Medieval Europe, though the relationship between the two is disputed.
Trade unions in Niger are free to engage in regular unionist activities, with constitutionally protected provisions for forming and joining trade unions.
The legal status of trade unions in the United Kingdom was established by a Royal Commission in 1867, which agreed that the establishment of the organizations was to the advantage of both employers and employees.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Trade_unions   (4164 words)

  
 Trade unions across Europe
Union of Autonomous Trade Unions of Croatia (SSSH): 22 trade unions and 21 branch offices with a total membership of 400,000.
Established in 1941 and claims to be the largest Cypriot trade union federation, although SEK is roughly of equal size.
The union claims that its membership consists of 46% women, with 25% of all members being under the age of 30.
www.fedee.com /tradeunions.html   (1972 words)

  
 Trade Unions
The act forbade unions from contributing to political campaigns and required union leaders to affirm they were not supporters of the Communist Party.
The constitution of the trade union, its by-laws, its customs and traditions, its practices and policies have all been the result of a gradual working out of particular remedies for particular problems.
The trade union is a government of workingmen, by workingmen, for workingmen, and the framers of its constitution have been workingmen.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /USAunion.htm   (3043 words)

  
 Free Pint Newsletter 113 - Exchanges, Unions and Mobiles
Trade union sites are good sources for news about what is happening in their sector.
Napo is the Trade Union and Professional Association for Family Court and Probation Staff and the Prison Officers Association (POA) represents people employed in any penal or secure establishment or special hospital including prison officers, nursing grades, non-industrial stores grades and special hospitals staff.
According to statistics published in 2001 by the International Telecommunications Union (the UN agency responsible for telecommunications), the average number of fixed-line telephones in 2000 was 2.48 per 100 population for the whole of Africa, and 0.75 for sub-Saharan Africa, as opposed to an average of 55.59 in the EC .
www.freepint.com /issues/300502.htm   (6277 words)

  
 Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992 (c. 52)
Liability of trade union in certain proceedings in tort.
Discharge of duties in case of union having branches or sections.
Union membership requirement in contract for goods or services void.
www.opsi.gov.uk /acts/acts1992/Ukpga_19920052_en_1.htm   (1079 words)

  
 List of deregistered trade unions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
List of trade unions that have ceased to be genuine in terms of section 106 (2A)
Name of a trade union that there is prima facie evidence that it has ceased to be genuine and in respect of which a notice will be placed for representations as why its registration should not be cancelled.
List with the names of a further three employers' organisations in respect of which there are prima facie evidence they have ceased to function as genuine organisations.
www.info.gov.za /speeches/2003/03052914461001.htm   (1634 words)

  
 Irish anarchist articles on workplace struggles and the unions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Trade Unions are important organs of the working-class.
Trade unions were founded to defend the interests of workers, but today have become more and more dominated by an unaccountable, and often unelected, bureaucracy
Union activists are facing new management attacks but the trade union leadership speaks only of partnership with the bosses.
struggle.ws /wsm/unions.html   (4425 words)

  
 SocioSite: INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS AND TRADE UNIONS
The target audience is trade union and employer organisations (at all levels) EU institutions and national governmental bodies, but EIRO aims, through the website, to make the information and analysis generally available, not least to the research and academic communities.
With nearly seven million members in 74 affiliated unions, Britain's national trade union centre is one of the most powerful labour institutions on the planet.
The Withering of Trade Union Patriarchy by Carl Cuneo.
www.sociosite.net /topics/indrel.php   (2021 words)

  
 List of trade unions - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of trade unions and union federations by country.
Free Trade Union of Workers of the Kingdom of Cambodia
Confederation of Unions for Academic Professionals in Finland AKAVA (www.akava.fi)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_trade_unions   (984 words)

  
 Organizations in Guatemala
A major trade union confederation in Guatemala, with historically close ties to the Christian Democratic party and to the Latin American Confederation of Workers (CLAT).
Trade Unions and the Maquila Sector, PBI, September 1996
With around 4,000 members, it is one of the largest trade unions in Guatemala with members in all 22 provinces.
www.peacebrigades.org /guate.html   (7207 words)

  
 Acas - Professional organisations and Trade unions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Employee Relations Forum The Employee Relations Forum is a high profile network of HR professionals, trades union representatives, employment lawyers and academics.
Provides research for trade union and labour movement on many topics in the economic, political and industrial fields.
With 70 affiliated unions representing nearly seven million working people from all walks of life, we campaign for a fair deal at work and for social justice at home and abroad.
www.acas.org.uk /index.aspx?articleid=511   (149 words)

  
 ILO Jakarta Office: List of Trade Unions in Indonesia
ILO Jakarta Office: List of Trade Unions in Indonesia
Federation of the Reform of the All Indonesian Workers Unions
Federation of Workers' Unions of PT Rajawali Nusantara Indonesia
www.ilo.org /public/english/region/asro/jakarta/about/unions.htm   (355 words)

  
 Labour movement Summary
The labour movement (or labor movement) is a broad term for the development of a collective organization of working people, to campaign in their own interest for better treatment from their employers and political governments, in particular through the implementation of specific laws governing labor relations.
Labour unions and trade unions are common names for the specific collective organizations within societies, organized for the purpose of representing the interests of workers and the working class.
Finally all this unions, movements, and action by striking work had a result that is the formation of the American Federation of Labor.
www.bookrags.com /Labour_movement   (1471 words)

  
 Trade Unions Mailing List
It is difficult to find a really appropriate mailing list like trade unions within the politics category.
I strongly recommend that you use the comprehensive trade unions - or any politics lists at our disposal.
For a fast, efficient service, starting with the provision of prices and counts for all suitable trade unions lists, fill in the form now.
www.crm-broker.com /mailing_list/business/list_trade_unions_A.htm   (149 words)

  
 SCM | Tariff and Tax in International Trade
The purpose for the learning included in the document is to allow an in depth snapshot of the detail, complexity and, to some extent, the historical progression of the use and application of Tariffs and taxes in the conduct of international trade.
International trade is standardized among major trading countries.
Tariff Concession Principle—Tariffs and other trade restrictions may only be reduced or eliminated through scheduled, unilateral, or mutually-negotiated further trade liberation(1).
scm.ncsu.edu /public/trade   (228 words)

  
 LABOR UNION
From Grievance handling, benefits, collective bargaining, organizing, union busting, Section 7 rights, filing a union petition and/or filing a unfair labor charge it can all be found here.
Labor unions have benefited greatly from the communications capabilities provided by the Internet: thousands of sites overflow with a wealth of information regarding news, issues and policies of labor unions both regional and global.
I've collected some of these resources here, to serve as a starting point for those doing research on labor unions, looking for a specific group, or simply wanting to learn more about the state of unions today.
www.laborunionresources.org   (513 words)

  
 Trade Unions UK union association list
Specialist trade union affiliated to both the TUC and STUC and represent those nurses who work in the community, making highly skilled decisions on a daily basis in primary care.
RMT is a progressive, democratic and highly professional trade union.
The Wales TUC is an integral part of the Trades Union Congress of the UK, established to ensure that the role of the TUC is effectively undertaken in Wales
www.ukwebstart.com /listunions.html   (1013 words)

  
 Australian Trade Union Archives Trade Unions Browse List - A
Amalgamated Shearers Union of Australasia (1887 - 1894)
Amalgamated Workers Union of Queensland (1892 - 1904)
ATAIU & BWIU Amalgamated Union (1991 - 1992)
www.atua.org.au /atua_a_tradeunions.htm   (2445 words)

  
 Random Works of the Web » Blog Archive » List of trade unions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Trade Union Federation of Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia – Odborové sdružení Čech, Moravy a Slezska, OSČMS, http://www.sweb.cz/oscms/
The Finnish Union of Salaried Employees TU (STTK, www.toimihenkilounioni.fi)
Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU) (www.ictu.ie) Note: ICTU is the umbrella organisation for unions operating in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
random.dragonslife.org /list-of-trade-unions/561   (2009 words)

  
 Unions of the AFL-CIO
Bush's labor board ruling means 8 million workers could lose their freedom to form unions.
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades of the United States and Canada (Painters and Allied Trades)
United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers and Allied Workers (Roofers and Waterproofers)
www.aflcio.org /aboutunions/unions   (352 words)

  
 Trade Unions Distribution List
AMO - Trade Union for Magistrates Court Staff~1 Fellmongers Path~Tower Bridge Road~London~SE1 3LY
NAPO - The Trade Union and Professional Association~for Family, Court and Probation Staff~4 Chivalry Road~London~SW11 1HT
UCATT - Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians~UCATT House~177 Abbeville Road~London~SW4 9RL
www.financialoutrage.org.uk /trade_unions_distribution_list.htm   (699 words)

  
 Acas - A list of Trade unions
A list of trade union websites is below, plus some general sites on the subject - all will open a new window.
UCU – The University and College Union has been formed by the amalgamation of the Association of University Teachers and NATFHE - The University and College Lecturers' Union.
Equity - Equity is the only Trade Union to represent artists from across the entire spectrum of arts and entertainment
www.acas.org.uk /index.aspx?articleid=941   (150 words)

  
 Careers in Logistics / Trade Unions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
This is a list of Trade Unions representing workers within Logistics.
Transport & General Workers Union (T&G) The TandG is focused on one thing above all - winning for members in the workplace.
The UK's only trade union which specialises in representing workers in the road haulage and distribution industry.
www.careersinlogistics.co.uk /industry/1090318706.html   (74 words)

  
 The official certification office website. We provide information regarding trade unions, employers' associations, ...
We provide information regarding trade unions, employers' associations, political funds, employment relations and more.
maintaining a list of trade unions and employers' associations
overseeing the political funds and the finances of trade unions
www.certoffice.org   (71 words)

  
 Trade unions miffed at Apple
THE INTERNATIONAL Confederation of Free Trade Unions has slammed Apple’s whitewash of conditions at Foxconn’s Chinese plant.
Apple said that there was not much wrong at Foxconn, although it did work its employees a bit too hard and a few more hours than it needed.
But the International ICFTU's director of human and trade union rights, Janek Kuczkiewicz, said that he had 'serious reservations' about the report.
www.theinquirer.net /default.aspx?article=33851   (239 words)

  
 Unions
Association of University Teachers in the UK Education International federation of unions with an extensive lsit of links to member organisations
IGC LaborNet Directory of Union Organizations and Resources a very large listing of unions in the USA and elsewhere
Union Resource Network listing of unions in the USA
www.anu.edu.au /polsci/unions/unions.html   (312 words)

  
 Unlocking Regiomal Memory Trade Unions Browse List - A
Amalgamated Metal Workers and Shipwrights Union (1928 - 1988)
Australian Council of Trade Unions (1921 -), ACTU
Australian Federated Union of Locomotive Enginemen (1964 - 1971), AFULE
www.nswera.net.au /br_a_tradeunions.htm   (129 words)

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