Western monopoly in ilo worker group must end. Afro-Asians have bigger stake

It’s been almost a century now since the inception of International Labour Organisation. The idea behind its formation was noble: social protection, improving peace among classes and pursuing justice and work opportunities for all. Its founders and core members exchanged knowledge, experiences, and ideas on social policy. The ideology was one of consensus, not confrontation.… Read More

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ILO must stop NGOs from exploiting Indian, Nepali workers returning from Gulf, says INTUC leader

New Delhi (India):A routine report, based on testimonials collected from workers returning to India and Nepal from the Gulf, especially Qatar, has elicited sharp reactions from a leading member of the international labour union community. This report shows how the World Solidarity Movement (WSM), a Brussels-based NGO, HAS persuaded a set of workers on their… Read More

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Secret aid worker: Greece has exposed the aid community’s failures

The usual excuses don’t work in an EU country. With funding, infrastructure, and a stable government, why are we failing refugees in Greece? he aid community has over many years developed a habit of finding reasons for why the school was not built in the Afghan village, why the women’s agricultural businesses never made any… Read More

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Mecca stampede: At least 453 killed and hundreds injured in crush during hajj

At least 719 people have been hurt in a stampede outside the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia during the pilgrimage in the deadliest incident in 25 years • At least 453 pilgrims killed on Eid al-Adha • At least 719 injured outside the holy city of Mecca • Two million people perform the… Read More

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