Where: Trujillo, Peru
When: 3 to 5 July 2014
Last days we have been working jointly with CATP, CGTP and CUT Peru in the northern region of the country on how to combine the need of reducing the environmental impacts of these sectors which are key for the regional economy, with decent job generation.
When: 25 June 2014
Where: Nairobi, Kenya (UNEA)
Sustainlabour has participated in this session presented at the UNEA by the Government of Germany in cooperation with UNEP and the International Labour Organization (ILO).
The new international bank established by the BRICS will seek to promote sustainable investment in emerging and developing countries. The ITUC has welcomed this initiative and asked for this new financial instrument to contribute to a more inclusive growth, decent work and sustainable development.
The 7th of October is the World Day for Decent Work, a day when ITUC and its affiliates mobilize all over the world for decent work. In 2014 WDDW will be calling for climate justice
ILO Director-General calls on EU environment and labour ministers to align policies for sustainable development.
It is time to take immediate and robust action to mitigate the impacts of climate change. The clock is ticking and time is not on our side.
By Achim Steiner, UN Under-Secretary General and Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme.
The British trade union UNISON, as part of the group The Climate Coalition, is actively engaged in climate action and supports the campaign Push for European climate action that calls on the UK Government for ambitious action on climate change at the European level.