AuthorJessica Berger

2020 ITUC Global Rights Index: The world’s worst countries for workers

The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) released its Global Rights index on 18 June 2020, showing government and employer human rights’ violations and naming the worst offending countries.  The worst situation in the last 7 yearsViolations of workers’ rights are at a seven-year high and include a wide range of abuses, such as violence and killings, limiting of freedom of speech, government surveillance on unions and their members, violations of collective bargaining and the right to strike as well as excluding […]

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