IFWEA welcomes founding member the WEA United Kingdom for renewing their affiliation

IFWEA welcomes founding member the WEA United Kingdom for renewing their affiliation

“The WEA has had long-standing connections with IFWEA which have waned over the last couple of years.  On joining the WEA as CEO we have sought to rebuild our international connections.  We are both members of SOLIDAR and through this, myself and Sahra Ryklief have renewed the relationship leading to this application. I am interested…

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From the IFWEA General Secretary

From the IFWEA General Secretary

The turbulent circumstances of 2020 were unprecedented. As Covid-19 became a global reality, especially when borders started shutting down and restrictions on movement and travel were imposed, we thought that much of our programme may have to change. However, through consultation and regular communication with our affiliates, it appeared that most of our planned activities…

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IFWEA Executive Member Claus Larsen-Jensen appointed EU-Reform Group Chairman

IFWEA Executive Member Claus Larsen-Jensen appointed EU-Reform Group Chairman

The Danish Parliament European Affairs Committee has appointed IFWEA Executive member Claus Larsen-Jensen, who is FIC President, a former MP and MEP (Social Democrat), and Chairman for the European Committee, to be the Chairman in the EU-Reform Group. 2 October 2020 marked 50 years since a majority of the Danish population voted in a referendum…

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STUDY CIRCLE REPORT

STUDY CIRCLE REPORT

In the second half of 2020, IFWEA is co-ordinating organisations from eight countries in a series of online Study Circles focusing on the ratification of the ILO Convention 190 (C190), Violence and Harassment at Work. To find out which organisations are involved and the objectives, please click here What is ILO Convention 190 (C190)? A historic new Convention, which…

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ABF Belarus joins IFWEA

ABF Belarus joins IFWEA

IFWEA welcomes latest affiliate ABF Belarus. The goals of ABF are: The popularisation of modern popular education among young people and adults in the Republic of Belarus. Carrying out informational, educational and enlightening activities. Support of intellectual, personal and physical development initiatives. Actualisation and discussions of ways to solve the problems of different social groups…

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