Published December 2007
by International Labor Office .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||192|
IJLR - Trade union strategies towards global production systems IJLR, Vol. I/1, - This issue of the International Journal of Labour Research emphasizes on the emergence of global production systems and the consequences for trade by: 1. ‘This timely book offers not only richly textured studies of European trade union responses to the influx of immigrant workers across the continent, but also an insightful comparative analysis. Building on an earlier volume that the editors published at the turn of the 21st century, this one focuses on the new challenges posed by growing economic globalization, trade union decline and the. Trade Unions and the Global Crisis: Labour’s Visions, Strategies and Trade Unions and the Global Crisis: Labour’s Visions, Strategies and Responses. If the recent global economic crisis has debilitated labour in many parts of the world, many segments of the trade union movement have been fighting back, combining traditional and innovative strategies and articulating alternatives to the Cited by: 2. different trade union responses to globalization addressed in the book at a national, regional and global level. The empirical framework: Country, regional and global experiences The trade union interest for integrating sustainable development principles within their policies is growing. Threats such as global climate change haveFile Size: KB.
Unions are facing many challenges as a result of the development of these new global production systems, including the increasing informaliza-tion of labour and declining membership within trade unions. This suggests a need to redefine established conceptions of labour relations and workplaces. Trade union responses to globalization: A review by the Global Union Research Network is a collection of research studies from different parts of the globe on the impact of globalization on workers and the strategies adopted by trade union organizations to deal with the challenges. Trade unions and globalization: trends, challenges and responses. Globalization has proved a complex and multi-faceted process for workers around the world, as are the strategies they must develop to face its challenges. A new ILO book examines some of the crucial issues facing the trade union movement. Global capital strategies and trade union responses: towards transnational collective bargaining? Article (PDF Available) January with Reads How we measure 'reads'.
Adenugba, A.A.: Globalization and trade unionism in Nigeria: A case study of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC). A Ph.D. Post field Seminar Paper Presented to the. 1 The ITUC represents million workers in countries and territories and has national affiliates., the ITUC progressed towards the strengthening of a coherent global framework and shared ownership of development cooperation initiatives amongst the trade union players at File Size: KB. When faced with attacks on workers and unions, we exert IndustriALL’s global strength in targeted actions by our affiliates and in strategic alliances with related organizations and other campaigners. IndustriALL targets its support particularly towards unions that are confronting repressive governments. Blyton et al. () note that strategies favoured by unions to protect workers' terms and conditions in the face of globalization, include a mixture of collective bargaining, standard forms of.