News relating to the 2020 coronavirus pandemic.


IUF Safe Return to Work during COVID-19 Demands: HRCT

28.07.20 News

Millions of workers in the HRCT sector are suffering from the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic. Crucial to the rebuilding of the sector will be strong trade union voices guiding the policy development and implementation in order to ensure robust health and safety measures, income security, job security, gender equality including health care and sick leave, and above all trade union rights.

Read more in the leaflet available in English, French and Spanish:

IUF Safe Return to Work during COVID-19 Demands: HRCT     Revendications de l'UITA pour le secteur HRCT     Demandas de la UITA para el sector HRCT

IUF Young Workers Committee: Infographic

28.07.20 News

“COVID-19 does not discriminate. People of all ages, all nationalities, all ethnicities can contract COVID-19”. This is the message of a new infographic produced by the IUF Young Workers’ Committee. The leaflet, Worker Health and Safety during COVID-19, gives simple clear messages to assist food and beverage workers, irrespective of age, to work safely during the pandemic.

Infographic is available in English, French, Spanish and German:

Русская версия здесь / Українська версія тут / Հայերեն տարբերակ

ILO: ILO Global Summit: COVID-19 and the World of Work

06.07.20 News

The ILO Global Summit gathers online workers, employers and governments to discuss how to address the economic and social impacts of the pandemic.


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