Union Partners

UnionAID partners with grassroots organisations like unions and cooperatives so that working people can make democratic decisions for themselves and their communities. The projects we fund are driven by community for community. 

Who are our Union Partners?

Tamil Nadu Labour Union

Tamil Nadu Labour Union (TNLU) Tamil Nadu – India The Tamil Nadu Labour Union (TNLU) in southern India is UnionAID’s longest running partnership.  The TNLU team, led by Manohari Doss,

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National Garment Workers Federation

National Garment Workers Federation (NGWF) Bangladesh The National Garment Workers Federation is the oldest and largest trade union group in Bangladesh, representing over 90,000 garment workers. Over 4.5 million people

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BPO Industry Employees Network

BPO Industry Employees Network (BIEN) The Philippines Over 1.8 million people in the Philippines are employed in the Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) industry, providing call centre and digital services to

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Bangladesh garment workers push for wage hike

The National Garment Workers Federation (NGWF) in Bangladesh, representing over 111,000 members across 108 registered factory unions, launched an ambitious campaign, with support from UnionAID, advocating for a significant increase

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#TheBigShoutOut: Kylie Cox

“I am passionate about advocating for workers’ rights and social justice. When I discovered UnionAID, I realised that my passion could transcend across borders. Volunteering with UnionAID has not only

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#TheBigShoutOut: Eileen Brown

“I feel very proud to be part of an organisation doing this sort of mahi. ” I love being a UnionAID volunteer as it’s such an effective way to achieve

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#TheBigShoutOut: Shannan Wong

“I feel grateful and privileged to have had the opportunity to volunteer as a mentor with the UnionAID Young Leaders Programmes, which I strongly believe resource these community activists to

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