Alexander Yaroshuk's blog

Possible application of the ILO’s paragraph 33 in respect of Belarus is brought back to the agenda due to repressions against independent trade unions, their leaders and members

On July 14, 2021, officers of the internal affairs bodies searched the house of the Chairman of the Belarusian Free Trade Union (SPB) Nikolai Sharakh. Nikolai was detained for three days on suspicion of a criminal offense. Thus, another fact of repression against the activists and members of independent trade unions has been added to […] 16.07.2021

We will withstand and win

We cherished no illusions that the ruling regime would start to implement the Opinion of the International Labor Conference which ended on June 19 in Geneva. The statements of the Minister of Labor and Social Protection Irina Kostevich, who during the ILC denied the facts of violation of the rights of workers and trade unions […] 14.07.2021

Listen to us !?

7 июня Комитет по нормам в рамках Международной конференции труда, проходящей онлайн в Женеве, будет рассматривать положение с правами трудящихся и профсоюзов в Беларуси. 06.07.2021