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001 Australia ACT
Canberra
Rights on Site - A campaign supported by Australia's Construction Unions

A campaign for the 900,000 construction workers across Australia who do not have the same rights in their workplace as all other Australian workers.


Calls on the Rudd government to disband the Building and Construction Commission and to ensure that workers are treated equally.
002 Australia Victoria
Carlton South YUN Young Unionists' Network

Victorian Young Unionists' Network


Young unionists from different industries to organise collectively to fight for our rights.
003 Australia Victoria
Melbourne ACTU Australian Council of Trade Unions

Your Rights at Work - Worth Fighting For. Join in to protect your rights.


Allows people to find out about the Government's plans, and vitally take the necessary action to help protect their rights at work
004 Belgium

Brussels
Collectif Solidarité contre l'Exclusion



Solidarity Collective against Exclusion
Fighting against work exclusion while communicating clearly about the economic, social, ideological which produce this exclusion
005 Canada BC
Coquitlam
NoMoreTiers.org

Fighting two-tier wage discrimination!


Dedicated to the elimination of multi-tier, discriminatory wage policies based on any grounds, and all forms of corporate voodoo
006 Canada BC
Vancouver CLC-CTC Canadian Labour Congress-Congres du travail du Canada

Mes Droits
My Rights
Workers' Rights are Protected by Law.Know your Rights! You can Access the latest information on the labour codes to your province
007 Canada BC
Vancouver CLC-CTC Canadian Labour Congress-Congres du travail du Canada

Work Rights Know Your Rights!
English/French Info to help workers like young workers, single moms, and workers who have recently immigrated to Canada.
008 Canada ON
Ottawa
Canadian Labour Rights

Restoring workers' rights and fairness in Canada's labour laws


Fights to reverse the dismal international record that Canada and its provinces have in protecting and promoting workers' rights
009 Canada ON
Toronto
Contingent Work

Contingent Work Website Project


To support workers in a contingent economy.
010 Canada ON
Toronto
Workers' Action Centre





A worker-based organization committed to improving the lives and working conditions of people in low-wage and unstable employment.
011 Canada ON
Toronto CLEO Community Legal Education Ontario

Your Rights At Work


This pamphlet is about your rights under the Ontario Employment Standards Act
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012 Canada ON Mexico, Central America, and Asia Toronto MSN Maquila Solidarity Network





Promoting solidarity with groups organizing in maquiladora factories and export processing zones to improve conditions
013 Canada ON
Toronto TOFFE Toronto Organizing For Fair Employment





A worker's organization that is committed to improving the working conditions and wages for workers in our city.
014 Canada ON
Windsor
Windsor Workers Action Centre

Provides information and support to employees who have disputes with employers.



015 Canada ON
Windsor WWAC Windsor Workers Action Centre

An organization of workers, students & activists committed to improving the lives and working conditions of people in low-wage and unstable employment


Our goal is to ensure that all workers have a voice at work and are treated with dignity and fairness.
016 Canada QC
Montreal
Au bas de l'échelle

Organization to defend the rights of non-union workers
Rank and File
Helping the beleaguered wage slaves employed as occasional, contract or temporary workers to find some security and protection
017 Costa Rica

San José ASEPROLA Asociación Servicios de Promoción Laboral





Defends and promotes labor rights. Focused mainly in the support of and the workers of the agro-industrial sector (banana tree)
018 England Greater London Worldwide London ITF International Transport Workers' Federation

Global Delivery - Respect For Workers


Workers from the global delivery multinationals fight for rights and standards regardless of country or employment status.
019 England West Sussex
Haywards Heath UNISON UNISON


Mid Sussex Health Branch

Represents 304 members, most of whom are employed by the Mid Sussex NHS Trust
020 France Gironde Aquitaine Bordeaux CIDUNATI Confédération Intersyndicale de Défense et d'Union Nationale d'Action des Travailleurs Indépendants


Bordeaux Chapter Inter-union confederation of Defense and National Union of Action of the Self-employed Workers
Information and support for the self-employed worker
021 France Gironde Aquitaine Saint-Médard-en-Jalles CIDUNATI Confédération Intersyndicale de Défense et d'Union Nationale d'Action des Travailleurs Indépendants

Confédération Intersyndicale de Défense et d'Union Nationale d'Action des Travailleurs Indépendants d'Aquitaine Cidunati Aquitaine Inter-union confederation of Defense and National Union of Action of the Self-employed Workers
Information and support for the self-employed worker
022 France Haute-Garonne Midi-Pyrénées Toulouse
Personnel de Steria Toulouse (en grève)





Employees of Steria Midi-Pyrénées and Steria Infogérance mobilizing for the reduction in working hours
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023 France Isère Rhône-Alpes Grenoble CIDUNATI Confédération Intersyndicale de Défense et d'Union Nationale d'Action des Travailleurs Indépendants

Confédération Intersyndicale de Défense et d'Union Nationale desTravailleursIndépendants en Isère Cidunati Isère Inter-union confederation of Defense and National Union of Action of the Self-employed Workers
Information and support for the self-employed worker
024 France Isère Rhône-Alpes Grenoble CIDUNATI Confédération Intersyndicale de Défense et d'Union Nationale d'Action des Travailleurs Indépendants

Confédération Intersyndicale de Défense et d'Union Nationale desTravailleursIndépendants en Rhone Alpes Cidunati Rhône-Alpes Inter-union confederation of Defense and National Union of Action of the Self-employed Workers
Information and support for the self-employed worker
025 France Loiret Centre Saint-Jean-le-Blanc CIDUNATI Confédération Intersyndicale de Défense et d'Union Nationale d'Action des Travailleurs Indépendants


Loiret Chapter Inter-union confederation of Defense and National Union of Action of the Self-employed Workers
Information and support for the self-employed worker
026 France Var Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur Bormes-les-Mimosas CIDUNATI Confédération Intersyndicale de Défense et d'Union Nationale d'Action des Travailleurs Indépendants


Var Chapter Inter-union confederation of Defense and National Union of Action of the Self-employed Workers
Information and support for the self-employed worker
027 Japan Tokyo


Rights of Temporary Workers and Dispatched Workers





A forum for legal information concerning worker rights and protections
028 Malaysia

Manila Makalaya Manggagawang Kababaihan Mithi ay Paglaya



Women Workers Fighting for Freedom
A women workers organization in factories, offices and workers' communities supporting rights
029 Mexico BN
Tijuana CITTAC Centro de Información para Trabajadoras y Trabajadores Asociación Civil



Workers' Information Center
Promotes, publicizes, supports and accompanies workers' struggles - especially within the maquiladora industry
030 Mexico Coahuila
Piedras Negras CFO Comité Fronterizo de Obreras



CFO-Border Committee of Workers
To improve working conditions and the quality of life for workers in the maquiladoras, especially for women and their families.
031 Mexico Coahuila
Piedras Negras CFO Comité Fronterizo de Obreras

Protecting the Rights of Maquiladora Workers
Border Committee of Women Workers
A grassroot organization that supports union democracy and workers rights in six cities along the Mexico-U.S. border.
032 New Zealand

Wellington NZCTU New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

Together - With you wherever you work


Provides New Zealanders who don't belong to a trade union with a chance to be part of an organisation that supports worker rights.
033 Scotland Lanark
Glasgow STUC Scottish Trades Union Congress

One Workplace Equal Rights


Tackles racism & promotes equal opportunities in the workplace by providing accessible information & advice regarding your rights
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034 Switzerland

Geneva
Bangladesh Accord Foundation

Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh


An independent agreement designed to make all garment factories in Bangladesh safe workplaces.
035 Switzerland

Petit-Lancy
Domestic Worker Rights

Respect and Rights for Domestic Workers


Building an international network to realise 'Respect and Rights for Domestic Workers'
036 Taiwan

Taipei
Ching-Jen





A Catholic Church based NGO engaged in promoting active workers' participation in labor health and safety issues.
037 Taiwan

Taipei TIWA Taiwan International Workers Association





Helping migrant workers
038 Taiwan

Taipei City
Laodong Renquan Xiehui



Labor Rights Association Chinese Official site. Presenting information about: Labor Services, Publications, The Labor Information Center, Others
039 Taiwan

Taipei City
Laodong Renquan Xiehui



Labor Rights Association
Unofficial site. Presenting information about: Labor Services, Publications, The Labor Information Center, Others
040 UK



Workers Rights





Aimed at providing you with a wealth of knowledge regarding work related issues and politics.
041 UK Greater London World wide London ICLR International Commission for Labour Rights




Multilingual Critical assistance for working people and trade unions
042 UK Greater London
London ICTUR International Centre for Trade Union Rights





Defend and extend the rights of trade unions and trade unionists worldwide.
043 UK Greater London
London ICTUR International Centre for Trade Union Rights





The publication of reports and studies on trade union and labour rights in different countries.
044 UK Greater London
London IER Institute of Employment Rights

a think tank for the labour movement


An independent organisation acting as a focal point for the spread of new ideas in the field of labour law.
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045 UK Greater London Nation Wide London NACAB National Association of Citizens Advice Bureaux
CAB Citizens Advice Bureau Service


Offers free, confidential, impartial and independent advice on employment issues also.
046 UK Greater London Nation Wide London TUC Trades Union Congress

workSMART


Info about: Your Rights at Work, Your Health at Work, Union Finder, Jargon Buster and more
047 US CA
Berkeley
Nolo Press Self Help Law Center

Employment: Workplace Rights and Responsibilities



048 US CA
San Francisco WF Workplace Fairness HQ




Provides information, education and assistance to individual workers and their advocates nationwide and promotes public policies
049 US CA
San Jose WPMA Working Partnerships Membership Association

We have joined together to improve the lives of temporary workers


An association of temporary workers who believe all workers should be treated fairly with respect and dignity.
050 US CO
Denver
EL Centro Humanitario

Promotes the rights and well-being of day laborers in Colorado through education, job skills and leadership development, united action and advocacy.


Our goals are to develop a sense of community and self sufficiency among workers and to foster worker ownership over El Centro
051 US CT
Meriden TORAW The Organization for the Rights of American Workers





A worker advocacy group demanding that U.S. jobs be preserved first and foremost for American citizens.
052 US CT World Wide New Haven WRN Workers Rights Network





To develop and coordinate concrete legal research in order to marshal a largely untapped legal resource in support of workers righ
053 US DC World wide Washington
Labor Rights NOW

A joint program of the United Auto Workers International Union and the AFL-CIO's Solidarity Center


To expose the most brutal forms of trade union repression: imprisonment, torture, abduction, and murder.
054 US DC
Washington
American Rights at Work

Advancing Democracy in the American Workplace


Fighting for the freedom of workers to organize unions and bargain collectively with employers is restored, guaranteed & promoted.
055 US DC
Washington
American Rights at Work

The Anti-Union Network


We expose the funding, the origins, the tactics, the motives, and the players involved in undermining workers and their unions.
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056 US DC
Washington
Overtime Pay

Woodley, Genser & McGillivary. Formerly Mulholland & Hickey.


Enforcing Overtime Pay, Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Collective Bargaining, and Other Rights to Pay and Benefits for Unions
057 US DC
Washington
Public Citizen

Union Democracy and Workers Rights



058 US DC
Washington
United Students Against Sweatshops





International student movement of campuses & individual students fighting for sweatshop free labor conditions and workers' rights
059 US DC
Washington AFL-CIO American Federation of Labor - Congress of Industrial Organizations

Working America - A Nonprofit Community Partnership with the AFL-CIO


Fighting for good jobs, affordable health care, world-class education, secure retirements, homeland security and more.
060 US DC
Washington APRI A. Philip Randolph Institute





Founded in 1965 as an Organization of Black Trade Unionist to Fight for Racial Equality and Economic Justice
061 US DC
Washington CLR Campaign for Labor Rights






062 US DC
Washington CLR Campaign for Labor Rights

The Grassroots Mobilizing Department of the U.S. Anti-Sweatshop Movement


To promote economic and social justice by campaigning to end labor rights violations around the world.
063 US DC Metropolitan Washington, D.C. area Washington EJC Employment Justice Center

D.C. Employment Justice Center


Legal Services, Education and Advocacy for and with low-wage workers in the site includes fact sheets on workplace rights.
064 US DC
Washington FLA Fair Labor Association





To promote adherence to international labor standards and improve working conditions worldwide.
065 US DC
Washington ILRF International Labor Rights Forum

Building A Just World For Workers


An advocacy organization dedicated to achieving just and humane treatment for workers worldwide.
066 US DC World Wide Washington WRC Worker Rights Consortium





Verifies licensee compliance to ensure that goods are produced under conditions that respect the basic rights of workers
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067 US IA
Sioux City WHRT Workers Have Rights Too





An independent not-for-profit organization here to help spread the word that workers DO have rights.
068 US IL
Chicago
Latino Union of Chicago

The Latino Union


Collaborates with low-income immigrant workers to develop the tools necessary to collectively improve social & economic conditions
069 US IL Central America, Colombia, Ecuador, and Chicago USLEAP U.S. / Labor Education in the Americas Project

Fighting for justice for workers in the global economy


Works to support the basic rights of workers, especially those who are employed directly or indirectly by U.S. companies
070 US KY
Louisville KY JWJ Kentucky Jobs with Justice
WRB Workers' Rights Board


To enhance and ensure the democratic rights of all workers.
071 US MA United States, Canada and Mexico Boston CEW Campus Equity Week





A week of coordinated activities on campuses designed to educate others about issues of fairness and quality of education.
072 US MD
Silver Spring CPWR Center to Protect Workers' Right





Focuses on safety and health in construction and related economics issues.
073 US MI World wide Albion
Read Ishmael

Created by Daniel Quinn Readers


Opening people's eyes to how we ended up in this situation where so many dislike their jobs and feel unfulfilled.
074 US MI Southeast Michigan Ann Arbor WCWC Washtenaw County Worker Center

Empowers low-wage, underrepresented workers to build a strong movement for social and economic justice in solidarity with each other and allies.


We organize! We educate! We agitate!
075 US MN
South St Paul UFCW United Food and Commercial Workers

You Are Worth More Local 789

A free online resource where retail workers can get their questions answered.
076 US NJ
Flanders LFN Labor Fightback Network

Calls upon labor to wage a more militant fightback against the assaults on working people.



077 US NJ
Princeton ACLU American Civil Liberties Union

National Task Force on Civil Liberties in the Workplace


An invitation to join
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078 US NJ
Princeton NWI National Workrights Institute

Bringing Human Rights to the Workplace


The one human rights organization which commits its entire effort to workplace issues
079 US NJ
Ringwood
Job Security





A place to gather and make available information on the many ways of getting (or trying to get) some measure of JOB SECURITY.
080 US NY
New York
Left Turn

From Anti-capitalism to Revolution


Anti-capitalists network involved in struggles against globalization, imperialism, war, police brutality and for workers' rights
081 US NY China New York CLW China Labor Watch




English/Chinese Devoted to improving Chinese workers' working and living conditions
082 US NY Nationwide New York NDWA National Domestic Workers Alliance

The nation's leading voice for an estimated 2.5 million domestic workers in the United States, most of whom are women.


Together we can win the protections and recognition that this vital American workforce needs.
083 US NY
New York NLC National Labor Committee in Support of Human & Worker Rights

Putting a Human Face on the Global Economy


An independent not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting and defending human and worker rights in the global economy.
084 US OK
Oklahoma City
Oklahomans For No On 695

Check For Yourself - the facts about State Question 695


The place on the web where you can check for yourself the facts about State Question 695.
085 US RI
Central Falls
Fuerza Laboral

An organization of immigrants and low-income workers who organize to end exploitation in the workplace.


We train workers in their rights, develop new community leaders, take direct action against injustice to achieve real victories
086 US VA
Springfield NRTWLDF National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation





Providing free legal aid nationwide to employees whose human and civil rights have been violated by compulsory unionism abuses
087 US VT
Montpelier VWC Vermont Workers' Center

Fighting for Workers' Rights


A democratic, member-run organization dedicated to organizing for workers' rights and living wages for all Vermonters
088 US WA Northwest US Olympia
Defend Teachers





Research, information & advocacy on behalf of workers who are exploited by union officials taking advantage of mandatory dues.
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089 US WA Statewide Seattle
Rebound

A Building Trades Organization. Always Strong, Always Growing


A not-for-profit organization dedicated to the furtherance of workers rights
090 US WA
Seattle CFCW Center for a Changing Workforce





Provides education, policy analysis and advocacy for regular workers misclassified as temporary, thus denied equal pay & benefits
091 US WA
Seattle NAFE National Alliance for Fair Employment





To ensure that working people have the right and opportunity to provide for themselves, their families and their communities.
092 Venezuela

Caracas CLADEHLT Comisión Latinoamericana por los Derechos y Libertades de los Trabajadores y Pueblos HQ


Latinoamerican Commission for the Rights and Freedoms of the Workers and Peoples


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