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Articles

  1. Trade union rights are human rights 2021-03-10

    Philippines: Union condemns Duterte Government’s denial of youth’s right to education

    With schools closed for one year in the Philippines, the Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) has criticised President Duterte for being the biggest obstacle to the realisation of the youth’s right to education during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Philippines: Union condemns Duterte Government’s denial of youth’s right to education
  2. Trade union rights are human rights 2021-01-05

    The Philippines: Trade union calls for greater resources for distance learning

    As in many countries during the pandemic, the Philippines shifted to distance learning modalities to enable education continuity. However, the remote learning programme met with problems of inadequate funding and issues of Internet connectivity and access to teaching and learning resources. The Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT), one of Education...

    The Philippines: Trade union calls for greater resources for distance learning
  3. Trade union rights are human rights 2020-12-01

    Philippines: Global Day of Action

    November 30 was a Global Day of Action on the Philippines. The global trade union movement showed its solidarity with trade unionists and other activists who struggle for human rights and democracy in a country where both are in danger since the election of President Rodrigo Duterte in 2016.

    Philippines: Global Day of Action
  4. Trade union rights are human rights 2020-11-23

    The Philippines: Unionism Is not Terrorism

    Trade union and other leaders and activists from the Philippines recounted stories of repression in the Philippines in a Council of Global Unions Webinar on the Quest for Justice held on 23 November 2020. Vivid accounts were given of killings, threats and intimidation, red-tagging, and police abuses across private and...

    The Philippines: Unionism Is not Terrorism
  5. Trade union rights are human rights 2020-11-19

    The Philippines: Webinar on Workers’ Quest for Justice

    Assaults on human and trade union rights are growing in the Philippines. As part of its ongoing solidarity campaign, the Council of Global Unions (CGU), has organised a webinar on Monday, 23 November, where trade union and human rights activists will explain the latest moves of the Duterte government and...

    The Philippines: Webinar on Workers’ Quest for Justice
  6. Trade union rights are human rights 2020-09-18

    Philippines: International solidarity with workers and unionists facing tyranny

    Education International has joined other Global Unions in a webinar backing Filipino workers and trade unionists who fight to defend from governmental siege rights and democracy. The discussion was organised by the Council of Global Unions (CGU). The CGU groups Global Union Federations like EI with the International Trade Union...

    Philippines: International solidarity with workers and unionists facing tyranny
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Development Cooperation Projects

  1. ASEAN Women's Network, Philippine affiliates

    Host organizations
    ACT, SMP-NATOW, TOPPS, FFW/TF8 - Philippines trade union sectors thar organize teachers and school staff
    Cooperating organizations
    Lärarförbundet-Sweden and EI Regional Office Asia-Pacific
    Countries
    Philippines
    Start date
    2018-01-01
    End date
    2019-12-31
    ASEAN Women's Network, Philippine affiliates
All Development Cooperation Projects: Philippines

Affiliates

  1. Federation of Free Workers - Trade Federation VIII

    FFW
    tel: +63 (2) 521.94.35 tel: +63 (2) 521.94.64 fax: +63 (2) 400.66.56
    FFW Building 1943 Taft Avenue 1004   Malate, Manila
  2. Teachers' Organisation of the Philippine Public Sector

    TOPPS
    [email protected] tel: +63 (2) 436.65.38 fax: +63 (2) 436.65.38
    961 J&F Divino Arcade Unit 404 Barangay Duyan-Duyan Aurora Blvd. Quezon city Quezon city