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Solidarity

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Solidarity

The ITF/ETF was created out of solidarity between striking workers and we still believe that the best way for transport workers to build global structures is by backing other workers in their struggles.

Current Issues:


7 May 2010: ETF supports its Spanish affiliates in the port sector

2 November 2006: ETF shares concerns of Moroccan trade union Union des Syndicats UMT des Transports over the possible dismissal of 2000 dock workers




 

News online

23 March 2017
ETF Solidarity message following the terrorist attack in London

On behalf of more than 3.5 million transport workers from 41 European countries and over 230 trade unions,please accept our expression of solidarity with the British population, the British ETF affiliates, the ITF staff and all those directly and indirectly affected by the terrorist attack in London on Wednesday 22 March 2017. more >>

 

Maltese_Presidency_20171 7 February 2017
Maltese EU Presidency receptive to ETF priorities
At a meeting today with the Maltese Transport Minister Joe Mizzi ETF General Secretary Eduardo Chagas exchanged views on the priorities for European transport. Minister Mizzi presented the priorities of the Maltese Presidency, which will run until 30 June 2017, and expressed support for the ETF campaign for fair transport in Europe.  more >>

 

Press releases

29 June 2014
LAN Argentina workers prepare for strike; Unanimous vote of LAN Peru mechanics for new contract
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6 May 2013
Union of Hong Dockers call an end to 40 day strike
The ITF has been informed by ITF affiliate, the Union of Hong Kong Dockers (UHKD), that they have called an end to strike action which commenced on 28 March. Members of UHKD decided today, to accept a wage offer by contractors Everbest, Comcheung, Lem Wing and Pui Kee. We understand the offer also includes the contractors’ promise to further negotiate arrangements with HongKong International Terminals (HIT) to provide meal and toilet breaks, and also non-retaliation against workers who have participated in the strike. An official statement will follow. more >>

 

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Galerie AGORA, Rue du Marché aux Herbes 105, Boîte 11 B - 1000 Bruxelles  |  +32 2 285 46 60   |  etf@etf-europe.org