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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

Organizations relating to Workers

International Amalgamation of Unions of Automobile and Farm Machinery Workers / Moscow, Russia
Nordic Federation of Building and Wood Workers / Stockholm, Sweden / Est. 1952
Nordic Singer and Musician Workers Association / Sandefjord, Norway / Est. 1947
International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1896
Organisation of African Trade Union Unity / Accra, Ghana / Est. 1973
Trade Union Eurocontrol Maastricht / Beek, Netherlands
International Brotherhood of Firemen and Oilers / Est. 1898
European Council of Police Unions / Lisbon, Portugal / Est. 1988
United Food and Commercial Workers Union / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1979
Zgromadzenie Braci Slug Maryi Niepokalanej / Nowe Miasto nad Pilica, Poland / Est. 1885
Danish Trade Union Council for International Development Cooperation / Copenhagen, Denmark / Est. 1987
International Collective in Support of Fishworkers / Chennai, India / Est. 1986
International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1888
Convention Concerning Equal Remuneration for Men and Women Workers for Work of Equal Value / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1951
United Hatters, Cap and Millinery Workers International Union / Est. 1934
International Association of Unions of Architects / Moscow, Russia / Est. 1992
International Labor Rights Forum / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1986
European Convention on the Legal Status of Migrant Workers / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1977
International Workers' Compensation Foundation / Ormond Beach FL, USA / Est. 1988
International Confederation of Trade Unions of Workers in the Oil and Gas Industries, and Construction Workers in the Oil and Gas Complex / Moscow, Russia / Est. 1992
Lutheran Braille Workers / Yucaipa CA, USA / Est. 1943
International Council of Employers of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers / Pittsburgh PA, USA / Est. 1987
Convention Concerning Sickness Insurance for Agricultural Workers / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1927
Global Labour Institute / Carouge, Switzerland / Est. 1997
Trade Unions International of Public and Allied Employees / Est. 1949

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World Problems relating to Workers

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Abusive workplace surveillance
Discrimination against women in employment
Lack of skilled manpower in rural areas
Ghost employees
Discrimination against black working women
Discrimination in employment against immigrant workers
Discrimination against part-time work
Denial of trade union rights to public employees
Disabled migrant workers
Occupational hazards of male workers
Hazards to young people at work
Unrepresentativeness of trade unions
Unfair competition from convict-made goods
Vulnerability of frontier workers
Denial of right to collective bargaining
Occupational hazards to workers in small industries
Abuse of project-tied migration
Disparity between workers skills and job requirements
Violation of trade union rights
Discrimination against men in employment
Exploitation of casual workers
Dishonest employees

Action Strategies relating to Workers

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Using agroecology
Utilizing volunteer task forces

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