The World Federation of Trade Unions honors the World Refugee Day, that was decided to be celebrated on June 20th by the United Nations in 2000.   Imperialist aggressiveness for the control and exploitation of markets, natural resources and energy roads, capitalist barbarity, anti-labor and anti-peoples policies, hunger, poverty, modern slave trade are the main causal factors that have directly or indirectly compelled millions of people into forced displacement. According to UN data, it is estimated that at least 70.8 million people around the world have been forced to flee their homes. Among them are nearly 25.9 million refugees and every minute 20 people leave everything behind to escape war, persecution or...

The member unions of the International Labour Network of Solidarity and Struggles raise our voices against the restriction of liberties that States are pursuing in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic through legislation and State propaganda.

The coronavirus pandemic has evidenced the lack of a public health system capable of providing universal care. However, capitalism’s only response, after...

During this sad period of the COVID-19 pandemic which spares no country in the world, when the workers of the world are facing  the precariousness of life and working conditions, the World Federation of Trade Unions, which brings together more than 100 million workers in 132 countries around the world, commemorates this June 07, 2020, the World Food Safety day.

Faced with imperialist forces...

In Morocco, Lebanon, Turkey, Spain, Italy, France (Paris, Marseille, Lille, Orleans), Belgium, Slovenia and Germany : on the 30th of May migrants took the floor, crossing the borders that divide us. Dozens of collectives, groups and associations of migrants who in these months of crisis Coronavirus have not stopped fighting responded to the statement #breakingisolation and the call for the...

WHOIn the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the economic, social, and health challenges it poses to the world, the 73rd World Health Assembly opened virtual sessions on May 18 and will close no later than Tuesday, May 19.

The debate is attended by heads of States and health ministers of 180 countries to discuss the response measures taken by their governments and the challenges each region...

comunistaThe Communist and Workers' parties that suscribe the present APPEAL declare:

1. The serious international situation which has come from the unstoppable global capitalist crisis - now expressed as a health emergency that spreads throughout so many countries - requires strong and decisive social and political action that puts the needs of the working class, of the different people's of the world...

The deep and synchronized capitalist crisis that is already underway throughout the world in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic is going to trigger a brutal and barbaric offensive by employers and capitalists against labor rights and the achievements of our class across the world.

This means that the future must find the workers movement more strengthened and better prepared before the...

The class oriented Trade Union International for Public Service and Allied (TUI-PS&A) pays tribute to the millions of nurses, midwives and the general fraternity across the world who, daily face great odds in their endeavour to care for the sick and promote good health in communities.

The International Nurses Day commemorates the life and struggle of Florence Nightingale, born on the 12th of...

Seventy-five years ago the peoples of the world defeated Nazi-fascism and humanity faced the horror that was the rise to power of the terrorist dictatorships of the most reactionary, chauvinistic and imperialist elements of financial capital.


Historical development prior to World War II shows us how fascism converted itself into a torturous system for the world’s working class and was the...

On May 9, 1945, the monster of Nazism was annihilated in Berlin by the peoples and the working class of the world that had in its vanguard the heroic Red Army.

The World Federation of Trade Unions, which today has more than 100 million workers in its ranks from 130 countries across the world, honors this historically important anniversary and pays tribute to the millions of...

The World Federation of Trade Unions, representing 100 million members across the five continents, expresses its deepest concern at the latest developments in the research sector on treatment and vaccination against the new coronavirus. The antagonisms between business groups, pharmaceutical industries and imperialist states in the field of virus treatment and the development of a vaccine, can...