Amnesty International has published a new report on the situation of migrants and refugees in Libya. The organisation called on the European Union to review its cooperation with the Libyan authorities and to provide them with additional assistance only if...

2020-09-29

66 schools in Bethlehem have declared a labour strike to protest against the economic situation of teachers. In this context, local newspapers reported that 782 teachers plan to continue their strike if their salaries are not released as soon as...

2020-09-29

Sicily’s governor Nello Musumeci said that immigration detention centers have turned into "human slaughterhouses". In an interview with "Liberta", he said that the decision by the Ministry of the Interior to expand camps for...

2020-09-29

26 workers of the National Steel industries company, belonging to the Orascom group, will appear before the State Security Court on 30 September. After a strike last May, workers are accused of disrupting production, violating freedom of work and blocking...

2020-09-28

Afroport Mauritania’s workers denounced the reduction in staff because of the repercussions of the pandemic. In a press release; the union representatives claimed that with its decision, the company violated Articles 55, 56 and 57 of the Labour Code....

2020-09-28

The Economic and Social Council of Algeria launched a new report that includes updated figures on workers in the informal economy in the country. The report showed that the workers in the informal economy reached 4.6 million workers during the month...

2020-09-28

Since its announcement on September 23, the draft of the new European Charter for Migration and Asylum has been facing widespread criticism from a large number of human rights organizations relating to the migration and asylum questions. The charter...

2020-09-27

The International Labor Organization (ILO), in cooperation with the Italian government, announced the launching of an innovative program for the development of the cooperative work sector in Palestine. The program will be including the...

2020-09-27

The General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions has published on its official page the outlines of its vision on reforming the labor market, social insurance and the pension fund. The vision’s pillars were based on a number of themes, the most...

2020-09-27

The National Syndicate of the National Airports Office of the General Federation of Workers (UGTM by its French acronym) sent a letter to the Director General of the aforementioned office reminding him of the need to activate Article 18 of the...

2020-09-25