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Massive Open Online Course on Fair Wages
Thursday, 28 September 2017 10:16

The Global Labour University is launching the new Massive Open Online Course on Fair wages Strategies in a Global Economy. It will start with a FacebookLive Discussion with experts from IndustriALL and the International Labour Organization on 24 October 2017 at 13:00 p.m. UTC.

The course offers global networking theory and [practice skills for trade unionists on fair wags, collective bargaining and minimum ages. Participation is free of charge, and it costs 49 pounds Sterling for a certificate. There is a programme to study towards a certificate for free scholarship.

Why should you be motivated to study this course? Well, billions of workers around the world have no regular income or do not even earn a wage sufficient to live a decent life. Wages for many workers have been stagnant and most economic gains have gone to the top of the income pyramid.

Why do income inequalities .continue to increase in so many countries? What role can collective bargaining and minimum wages play in reducing social and economic inequalities? What constitutes a fair wage?

Colleagues you should join this new online course to learn and discuss these and many other questions with experts from universities, the International Labour Organization and the international trade union movement.

You can watch the course trailer and enroll for free on https://glu.iversity.org/en/courses/fair-wage-strategies-in-a-global-economy.  

The course starts on 24 October 2017 with a Facebook LiveDiscussion. Register on http://shortlinks.de/j10m to join the Facebook Live. You can also enroll and catch up whenever you have time.

 

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