trade unions role
Themes : Social justice, peace and solidarity
This short text presents the Networkk’s main proposals for a new strategy for the labor movement. The Socioprofessinal Network of Unions has tried to identify strategies and tactics that can modernize and improve the trade-union movement’s response to the challenge of globalization, precarious working conditions, and the difficulties of communication that can arise between trade unionists and members of other social movements working for a better world.
3 case studies
Brief RELIESS n° 11
Elza Jerenaia, December 2012
Rajni Bakshi, September 2008
5 Analyses/working papers/articles
A report for the TUC from Co-operatives UK and the Co-operative College
Social and Solidarity Economy Academy, 28th July – 1st August 2014, Campinas, Brazil.
Marcelo Alejandro Vieta, Arildo Mota Lopes, Nancy Néamtan, Leandro Pereira Morais, Augusto Togni de Almeida Abreu,, Roberto Marinho Alves da Silva, Leonardo Pamplona, Peter Utting, Antonella Noya, August 2014
Marguerite Mendell, 2008
Guy Standing, 2004
This text proposes a re-definition of unions’ involvement and modes of actions that takes into account the contemporary world mutations (cultural and social globalisation).
Claudio Nascimento, October 2001