Center for Global Workers' Rights

On 100th Anniversary, ILO Combats Sexual Harassment and Violence at Work

On 100th Anniversary, ILO Combats Sexual Harassment and Violence at Work

From June 10-21, government, worker, and employer representatives from around the world assembled in Geneva, Switzerland, for a special edition of the International Labor Conference (ILC).

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LGWR Students Join Troublemakers School in Ithaca

LGWR Students Join Troublemakers School in Ithaca

The event, organized by Labor Notes, was billed as “a day of skill-building workshops, education, and strategy discussions to put some movement back in the labor movement.”

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CGWR and The Sustainability Institute Launch Labor Rights Film Series

CGWR and The Sustainability Institute Launch Labor Rights Film Series

CGWR teamed up with Penn State’s Sustainability Institute on a new film series titled “Intersections: Landscapes of Labor.”

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Michael McCarthy Visits CGWR and Speaks on Dismantling Solidarity

Michael McCarthy Visits CGWR and Speaks on Dismantling Solidarity

McCarthy presented on his recent book, 'Dismantling Solidarity: Capitalist Politics and American Pensions since the New Deal,' as part of the CGWR Speaker Series.

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Recent Publications

Recent Publications

CGWR faculty members have several new exciting publications on topics such as worker rights in the Bangladesh garment export sector, the Mexican labor revival, time flexibility as an antidote to youth unemployment, the labor rights struggles of Colombian waste pickers, and how the Landless Worker Movements' transformed Brazilian education.

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