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REP Trade Union helped a worker and her children to preserve roof over head

13.06.14 16:52
On June 10, 2014, the Lenin District Court of the city of Mogilev dismissed the claim lodged by the Open Joint-Stock Company (OJSC) "Building Trust No. 12" demanding to evict Irina Ilyinskaya, a member of the REP Trade Union, with her small children from their housing.

"Gomel judges assert that BMZ should not respond to cleaning lady"

13.06.14 16:13
The Gomel Regional Court has ignored the protest of the General Prosecutor's Office (GPO) and supported the employer's position in the dispute with a BMZ worker.

"Economic situation will force government to follow ILO's recommendations"

12.06.14 6:09
Leaders of Belarusian independent trade unions have commented the inclusion of Belarus into the special paragraph of the International Labour Organization (ILO) – the list of the countries where workers' rights are grossly violated.

"Independent trade union will always tell authorities where there is a problem"

03.06.14 12:32
On May 27, the city of Minsk hosted a constituent assembly of the primary organization of the REP Trade Union of the Minsk Region. "The most important thing for us is to be legitimate," said Nikolai Pokhabov, the chairman of the organization.

"ILO should develop new affection mechanisms. There's no reason to expect authorities' goodwill"

02.06.14 6:27
What are the expectations of independent trade unions from the 103rd Session of the International Labour Conference that opened on Wednesday, May 28, in Geneva.

"They'll soon rope people to land and take passports away, not to let them leave"

01.06.14 6:19
The new Lukashenko's Edict will contradict the Constitution and have negative consequences for the authorities, activists of independent trade unions told the praca-by.info.

Mogilev volleyball players were not aware that they had been fired

28.05.14 12:29
It was a discovery for the players of the "Tekhnopribor" Volleyball Club (VC) that they had been fired for absenteeism. The club lawyer is suspected of document forgery.

"Why wasn't traumatized worker hospitalized for 2.5 hours?"

22.05.14 10:28
Leonid Sudalenko, a lawyer of the REP Trade Union, has demonstrated, by taking an injured worker as an example, how employers and state bodies collude and break the law to avoid liability for industrial accidents.