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ITF Africa Regional Conference - 6th of March 2024

Today I had the opportunity to address the ITF Africa Regional Conference in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

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Closure days union training shop stewards

Today two hundred BTB shop stewards gathered in Blankenberge for the closure days of four years of union training.

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What social Europa do we want?

BTB and ETF President Frank Moreels, spoke today at the workshop "What social Europe do we want?" organized by the ABVV. Read the full speech below.

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A day of celebration, our day of combat!

The first of May is our day of celebration. It’s the day of celebration of the labour movement - and no one else's.

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Historic strike by Eastern European truck drivers in Germany against years of exploitation by employer and order givers

Drivers from the Polish transport companies Lukmaz, Agmaz and Imperia - all belonging to the same company manager - have been on strike at a car park in Gräfenhausen on the A5 near Weiterstadt (Darmstadt-Dieburg) since last Friday because they have not received wages for more than a month.

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BTB President Frank Moreels adresses the Mexican Senate

On March 29th 2023, BTB and ETF President Frank Moreels had the honor to address the Mexican Senate.

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12th FILT CGIL National Congress in Catania

Below you will find the speech that Frank Moreels gave as ETF President at the 12th FILT CGIL National Congress in Catania on the 15th of February 2023.

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BTB wants more women in the airport handling sector

‘More women in the transport sector' is an ETF congress resolution that UBT supports 200%, certainly in the airport handling sector (as at Aviapartner or Alyzia).

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The right to strike is a human right!

For the moment Great-Britain is confronted with a wave of strikes across transport and other sectors.

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European Just Eat / Takeaway Conference - Brussels

In Brussels the first European gathering took place of riders and unions dedicated to Just Eat.

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