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Australian unions take up ICTSI dockworkers case…

The Indonesian Government is coming under pressure to intervene in a major industrial dispute developing with port operator ICTSI after Australian unions protested and delivered a joint letter to…

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ITF tells Uber "it's time to change"

Global union federation the ITF (International Transport Workers' Federation) has told Uber that the ‘standing down’ of its CEO Travis Kalanick and resignation of David Bonderman gives it a chance…

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ITF: “Qaaswa crew are having rights trampled by…

The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation), which is assisting the crew of the tanker Qaaswa, marooned in Tunisia, has rebutted the owner company’s attempts to hide its ill treatment of…

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Madagascar dockworkers protest at Parliament as…

The plight of the Malagasy 43 - dockworkers sacked in Madagascar for standing up for their rights - has reached the highest levels of the Madgascan Government today with protests at Parliament and…

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ITF unions meet in Cape Town for crucial…

Dockers and seafarers trade union delegates from around the world will meet in Cape Town, South Africa next week for the ITF Dockers’ Section and ITF Seafarers’ Section conferences. The events will…

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Esprit called to join Levi in support of…

Esprit, a major international garment manufacturer, using the Port of Toamasina (Tamatave) in Madagascar is facing pressure to join with Levi Straus & Co and help end the exploitation of Madagascan…

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ITF seafarers back Spanish dockers

The seafarers section of the ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) has made the following statement:

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