Unions and Labor Relations

Workshops focus on the role of unions in defending the rights of workers in a market economy.  Topics in this category include union organizing, membership mobilization, collective representation ,  and collective action. Also examined are models of leadership and leadership development, strategic planning, worker education, strategic research and corporate campaigns, the role of unions in shaping social and labor legislation, global alliances and other activities that build effective labor organization. Best practices from the US, China, and other countries are examined in the context of national and local conditions.

Topics in this Series Include:

  • Models of Organizing
  • Organizing Strategies and Tactics
  • Internal Organizing and Sustaining Union Strength


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