1062 - Recent Developments in the Trade Union Movement

16.07.2012 | 17:30 - 19:30

Convener 1: Sánchez Cerón, Manuel (Universidad Pedagógica Nacional, México , San Martín Texmelucan, Puebla, Mexico / Mexiko)

Struggling with membership decline, a diminished political role, and the economic crisis, trade unions in the Americas have nonetheless shown resilience and the capacity to renewal. The symposium will highlight the major challenges for trade unions in the Americas in the 21st century and best practices of organizational and programmatic development, with a focus on transnational activities.

Keywords: trade unions, labor transnationalism

Title Author Country Co-Author
4258 - A Trade Union Movement Teacher to Get a Job in Mexico Sánchez Cerón, Manuel Mexico / Mexiko Corte Cruz, Francisca María del Sagrario; Cruz Pineda, Ofelia Piedad (Universidad Pedagógica Nacional, México, Puebla, Mexico / Mexiko)


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