Sugar Industry Union Calls for Marangal na Hanapbuhay; Declares support for Mar Roxas

labor-day-climate-change8.21.2015, UP SOLAIR, Quezon City. In its 50th National Convention, over 200 national and regional union leaders and members of the National Congress of Unions in the Sugar Industry of the Philippines (NACUSIP) –the biggest federation of organized labor in the sugar industry –called on government to pursue “marangal na hanapbuhay at kaunlarang pantay-pantay” (decent work and equitable development for all). [Read More]

National trade union conference calls for employment security and constructive industrial relations

labor-day-climate-changeSupported by the Japan International Labor Foundation (JILAF), the two-day program aimed to contribute to the promotion of equitable growth and decent work for all. It provided locus for unions to better appreciate prevailing Philippine labor market challenges, with input from unions and external experts; understand the impact of globalization on employment and trade unionism; learn insights from the experiences of Japanese trade unions, particularly on the issue of national wage increases and constructive industrial relations; and adopt a set of national policy and program recommendations to address lingering issues on employment security and workers’ rights. [Read More]





“Deaths Continue…”

22 workers were killed and 34 workers were injured in 15 serious workplace incidents in the Philippines from January 2016 – June 2016 – a TUCP compilation of newspaper reports show.






Former Women’s Chair Consuelo Angco
20 August 2015

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