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USEFUL DOCUMENTS 18-10-2012

"Make up my workplace" campaign presentation

IUF recommendations for housekeeping sector (endorsed during 2012 HRCT Trade Board meeting)

"Make up my workplace" press release



Make Up My Workplace - Dignity for Hotel Housekeepers! 16-10-2013

Concealed within magnificent luxury hotel establishments as well as more modest establishments lie exhausting daily tasks, mechanical repetition of movements, movement of heavy furniture, pressurized work patterns, contact with toxic products and a long list of other personal risk situations including sexual harassment.



Paris Hyatt Hotel housekeepers on strike for direct employment and decent work 23-09-2013

Some 60 housekeeping staff and valets at Paris prestigious Park Hyatt Paris Vendôme Hotel went on strike and took to the streets Friday under the banner: "The class war starts here."



Putzi - online game about housekeeping 23-07-2013

A game developed by the Finnish union PAM.  Here's what they have to say about it: "With this game, Service Union United PAM wants to draw attention to the fair purchasing of cleaning services. The goal is that when services are purchased, the best price-quality ratio is the deciding factor instead of just the cheapest price."

Click here to view the game.



Running to support Hotel Housekeepers 17-07-2013

If running is a pleasure, running for good causes is a real pleasure. This is what IUF's Massimo Frattini did last Sunday, 14th July, in London in The British 10K London Run.