Telegram Column – The ugly underbelly revealed

My voice counts. A poignant reminder this Dec. 10 that advancing human rights is tied to our ability to participate in “effective and meaningful social dialogue” as is championed by the International Labour Organization (ILO).

But first, workers, including migrant workers, must be safe to use their voices.

International Human Rights Day has it roots in the 1948 signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights which include the rights to freedom of opinion and expression, to peaceful assembly and association (to belong to a union).

Read the full column on the Telegram website.

By | 2017-03-05T17:15:04+00:00 December 15th, 2012|