NAGKAISA Will Never Throw-in the Towel on Contractualization & Outsourcing Schemes

  Some 1,000 members of the largest coalition of labor unions and workers’ organization called Nagkaisa held a protest rally in Mendiola today to denounce contractualization and outsourcing scheme amid its growing prevalence today to express our continuing opposition against the impunity and rampant practice of contractualization and outsourcing work schemes in the country,” said…

Workers rights sold out in Aquino-ADB sweetheart deal

THE NAGKAISA, the broadest coalition of Philippine trade unions, held a lightning rally near the PICC to denounce the full-scale privatization program of Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, dubbed as “Public Private Partnership,” as a complete sell-out of consumer interests and workers’ rights. NAGKAISA described the ongoing Asian Development Bank conference in PICC, Manila as…

New alliance unites Philippine labor

A new alliance of some 40 major trade unions and labor federations have united to advance trade union and workers’ rights in the Philippines. Aptly called NAGKAISA (united), the newly-established network of labor organizations vowed to fight labor contractualization, advocate for security of tenure and fight for an across-the-board increase in workers’ pay. “After a…