Sharan Burrow

Sharan Burrow was re-elected for a third term as General Secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) at its 4th World Congress in December 2018. The ITUC is the world's peak labour union body and represents 207 million workers in 163 countries and territories, and has 331 national affiliates.

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People walk upstairs at the Davos Congress Centre where the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum 2019 takes place, January 20, 2019 (Photo: Markus Schreiber/AP) Views
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Tackling the Twin Challenges of Climate Change and Inequality
As the elite descends on Davos for this year's World Economic Forum, the world faces a twin crisis of rising inequality and climate disruption. Already this year Thailand has seen its worst storm in 30 years rip through coastal areas. In the Alps, just east of Davos, extreme weather is causing snow...
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