Posts by jotika:

We do give a damn- Anthony

Posted on: 04 Jun 2021

  Published in the Fiji times 4th June 2021 The Prime Minister in his response to Hon. Lenora Qereqeretabua stated in Parliament that “nobody gives a damn” as to how the country was run by him and Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum. We tell the Prime Minister that we do give a damn:  when hundreds of workers […]

AG must step down – Anthony

Posted on: 28 May 2021

The Fiji Trades Union Congress supports the statement from the Fiji CSO Alliance for Covid 19 Humanitarian Response calling on the Minister for Economy, Aiyaz Sayed Khaiyum to resign immediately. It has become evident that this Minister has totally failed in his responsibility to manage the current crisis, and to ensure the well- being of […]

ACCF Presents to FTUC National Council on Accidents and Compensation.

Posted on: 09 Apr 2021

Find below the link of the presentation by the Chief Executive Officer of ACCF, Mr. Parvez Akbar for the FTUC National Council meeting on the 6th of March. ACCF Awareness Update 2021 Below are pictures from the event.

Reports from FTUC Youth Committee, Womens Committee and Workers Activities (Dec 2020-Mar 2021)

Posted on: 09 Apr 2021

Find below the links for the Fiji Trades Union Congress’s Youth Committee, Womens Committee reports and Workers Activities report as presented at the Fiji Trades Union Congress National Council meeting in Suva on the 6th of March. mere FTUC YC REPORT FOR NCM MARCH 2021 sima WC Report NCM 06.03.21 Jotika ACTIVITIES REPORT 2021  

Former secretary of FTUC Youth Committee passes away

Posted on: 08 Apr 2021

The FTUC colleagues mourn the passing away of one of its hard working former youth committee leaders  during the years 2010 to 2015.   Bro Vilikesa Qalilawa, fondly known to us Bill,  passed away at his home in the Easter weekend. He was an employee of the USP, having started one of his most colorful […]

A global Protection Social Fund to kickstart national systems of social protection- ITUC Campaign

Posted on: 20 Feb 2021

  The Covid-19 pandemic has brutally exposed the fault lines of the global divide between those that have universal social protection, including health and income support, and those that don’t. In too many of the poorest countries, workers in both the formal and the informal sectors have faced the choice of staying at home and […]

FTUC applies for permit to march and rally – Anthony

Posted on: 19 Feb 2021

The FTUC at its last National Council meeting on 5th of December 2020 reaffirmed its commitment to campaign on the nine key issues.  The FTUC has long campaigned on these issues that are critical to workers’ rights. These include: The Right to Strike Denial of collective bargaining and imposition of individual contracts Continued delays in the […]

FTUC reaffirms its support to Myanmar workers and unions

Posted on: 17 Feb 2021

We support the call made by ITUC and ITUC-AP to denounce the coup in Myanmar.  The  actions taken by the military government is not at acceptable. Democracy has been stolen by this actions of government and the detention and terrorizing of citizens is very extreme form of harassment and torture. We deplore all actions that […]

We stand with the people of Myanmar – FTUC

Posted on: 10 Feb 2021

    Join the trade union movement fighting for democracy in Myanmar 08-02-2021 Human and trade union rights  Myanmar Democracies for people On 1 February 2021, a day before the newly elected Parliament convened, the Tatmadaw – the Myanmar military – arrested President Win Myint, State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, and more than a […]

Curfew – a Violation of Rights- Anthony

Posted on: 09 Feb 2021

The Fiji Trades Union Congress calls upon the Government to remove the curfew imposed on all citizens from 11pm to 4am every day. We see no justification in the imposition of this curfew any longer. Infact, we see no logic in its imposition under the guise of the COVID pandemic. It does nothing to either […]

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