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23.05.2017

The Energy Revolution in Africa: Don’t take it for granted!

It is difficult to deny the many benefits that come with a green energy revolution. But rationality alone won’t drive this revolution. As part of this month’s series on the climate work of FES and its partners, we take a glimpse into the energy situation of Sub-Saharan Africa.


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20.05.2017

A renewable energy future rests on consensus

First in this month’s special series on the work by FES and partners on climate change and energy policy, we peek into the transformation of the Jordanian energy system for sustainable, social development in North Africa and the Middle East


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19.05.2017

EU Climate Policy in Jeopardy

Over a year after the Paris climate summit, Europe has to come together and take the lead once more. Reform of the European emissions trading system is a matter of the utmost urgency.


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27.04.2017

Trade policies for fair trade

Economic interests alone should not be the driving forces of trade policy


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27.04.2017

Workers' rights in the global economy

How can workers fight the increasing pressure from globalized supply chains?


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24.04.2017

FES opens Academy of Work in Bangladesh

“We need to be more ambitious about international standards and ensuring long-term commitments to worker safety and living wages”


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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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