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24.04.2017

Successfully applying union power

A project by FES tells stories of successful trade union action around the globe


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18.04.2017

In Uganda, unions are helping to drive transport workers into decent work

A trade union action in Uganda is among the successful stories of trade unions in transformation documented by the Global Trade Union Team of FES


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29.03.2017

Care workers must organize for their rights

Yaoundé (Cameroon) - Over half of the 22 million population employs domestic workers and the figures demonstrate an urgent need to support care workers in voicing their needs and attaining their rights.


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27.03.2017

A woman's place remains in the revolution!

New York City (USA) - FES joined this year’s session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) with a delegation of eight feminists from eight countries.


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09.03.2017

Fair Homes, Fair Society

An op-ed contribution on the domestic workers’ rights situation in Asia, reminds us the political goal of the international women’s movement for equality goes hand in hand with the workers’ movement for rights.


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08.03.2017

Domestic service and social protection in Latin America

First in a series of contributions for our March issue on care work and domestic worker’s rights in regions of the world where FES works


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27.02.2017

What’s the future of progressive responses to conflicts?

On the peace and security matters that marked the past year, the challenges that remain and a future of a social-democratic approach


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26.02.2017

Every war has to end

In Afghanistan lack of a popular definition of ‘peace’ has weakened negotiators and politicians advocating for a peace process, and emboldened the hawks, writes the former FES resident director in Kabul


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26.02.2017

Bringing security policy back to the public debate

Crises are heating up around the world, above all internally, yet security policy is almost absent from public debate


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22.02.2017

Colombia: a detour to peace

After the rejection of the first peace accord, renegotiations led to a new agreement between the government and the FARC in Colombia where FES continues to promote sustainable peace


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