we need a global labour movement charter

  • The right to organise unions and take collective action including industrial action and solidarity actions

  • The right of all workers to organise collectively without being subjected to violence, intimidation or legal harassment

  • Secure employment

  • Health & Safety at work, compensation, rehabilitation

  • A living wage for all workers in all industries

  • Decent work, with appropriate hours of work proposed by workers, paid leave and paid holidays

  • Full rights for women workers

  • Indigenous workers’ rights & Land Rights

  • Permanent residence with full employment rights for all refugees and all migrant workers in all countries

  • No child labour

  • Education, housing, health and childcare provisions

  • Social security and adequate welfare benefits

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