Congress 2014: daily digest, 13 August

Quotes from congress today:

Wilma Clement, Barbados Workers' Union

"We need to act on fatigue. In Barbados, we tragically lost a bus driver who felt asleep at the wheel"

Seema Mohan, Transport and Dock Workers Union, Kandla

“We are facing a major challenge – the corporatisation of ports in the name of ‘improving efficiency’ – and if we need to take industrial action to fight this it will be seafarers we will be looking to for solidarity support”

Tony Sheldon, TWU

"We declare war on economic greed!"

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The section conferences voted on action to defend workers' rights for the four years ahead.

Find out more at the Congress news above

Coming up tomorrow:

Section conferences continue plus a lively programme of fringe events on Cuba Solidarity, HIV/AIDS best practice, EU-Africa trade union networking and solidarity, nuclear power and more ...



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