Rosa Pavanelli

Rosa Pavanelli is General Secretary of Public Services International (PSI) and chair of the Council of Global Unions.

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A climate activist holds a sign reading 'Youth strike 4 climate' in front of a banner reading 'Climate justice' during a Fridays For Future strike for climate protection that is part of 'SMILE for Future' event. More than 450 young climate activists from different European countries gathered to attend the summit 'SMILE for Future', that stands for Summer Meeting in Lausanne Europe. The aim of the summit is to reinforce the links between the participants of the European Youth Climate Strike movement and to d Views
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Unions: We Must Back the Climate Strike!
In 1968, workers around the world joined students in taking to the streets to challenge injustice and the complacency of the political establishment. Now, once again, students are leading the way—this time to prevent climate disaster. They ask adults—and unions—to support them. We must respond by...
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"This battle is a tough one, as public sector workers are constantly under attack, all over the world." (Photo: Poor People's Campaign/Twitter) Views
Thursday, June 21, 2018
50 Years Later, We Still Have a Dream
They gather every Monday . Hundreds of low-wage workers, faith leaders, civil rights organizers, trade union members and liberal activists from all over the US have been taking to the streets every Monday since May 13 th , to protest inequality, racism, ecological devastation, militarism and all...
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