IDs for Final Exam - ITUC International Trade Union...

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ITUC International Trade Union Confederation Formed on 11/1/2006 out of the merger of the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU) and the World Confederation of Labour (WCL) Represents 166 million workers in 156 countries Both national and international unions belong to organization o Examples: AFL-CIO, Public sector unions, Agricultural sector unions Molly McCoy was guest speaker from ITUC ITUC is part of “Decent Work and Life Campaign” o Tier 1: Education and worker training o Tier 2: Collective Bargaining, Rights at Work o Tier 3: Social Protection o Tier 4: Social Dialogue o Tier 5: Gender Equity Milinium (MDGs) – Part of UN System, World Bank, IMF o Goals: Eradicate extreme poverty, Achieve universal primary education, Economic, social, political empowerment of women Economic Populism Fair trade Break with Washington Consensus Focus on worker issues minimum wage, pensions, health, inequality Unions = EFCA CONTRASTS Rubinomics or Clintonomics (free trade, fiscal responsibility,
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This test prep was uploaded on 11/12/2007 for the course ILRIC 4330 taught by Professor Turnerl during the Fall '06 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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