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Reports of the Committee on Freedom of Association (English)

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Title: CFA 2006: 340th Report of the Committee on Freedom of Association - extracts on the Myanmar case
Date of publication: March 2006
Description/subject: ILO Governing Body,295th Session... Case No. 2268 (Myanmar): Interim report: Complaint against the Government of Myanmar presented by the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU)... The Committee’s conclusions... The Committee’s recommendations.
Language: English
Source/publisher: International Labour Office (GB.295/8/1)
Format/size: html (195K)
Date of entry/update: 03 May 2006


Title: CFA 2005: 337th Report of the Committee on Freedom of Association - extracts on the Myanmar case
Date of publication: June 2005
Description/subject: 293rd Session, ILO Governing Body Geneva, June 2005... Case No. 2268 (Myanmar): Interim report: Complaint against the Government of Myanmar presented by the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU... The Committee’s conclusions... The Committee’s recommendations.
Language: English
Source/publisher: International Labour Office (GB.293/7)
Format/size: html (189K)
Date of entry/update: 03 May 2006


Title: CFA 2004: Case(s) No(s). 2268, Report No. 333 (Myanmar): Complaint against the Government of Myanmar presented by the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU)
Date of publication: March 2004
Description/subject: Complaint against the Government of Myanmar presented by the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU)... Allegations: (1) Allegations relating to legislative issus: unclear legislative framework covering freedom of association; serious discrepancies between legislation and Convention No. 87; repressive texts, in particular military orders and decrees ,detrimental to freedom of association and which contribute to a climate of denial of fundamental freedoms and to annihilate and destroy any form of labour organization; (2) Allegations relating to factual issues: total lack of legally registered workers’ organizations; systematic practice of repression by public authorities of any form of labour organization; the Federation of Trade Unions of Burma (FTUB) cannot function freely and independently on the Myanmar territory and its General Secretary has to face criminal prosecution because of his legitimate trade union activities; murder, detention and torture of trade unionists; continuing repression of seafarers for the exercise of their trade union rights; arrest and dismissal of workers in connection with collective labour protests and claims, in particular at the Unique Garment Factory, the Myanmar Texcamp Industrial Ltd. and theMyanmar Yes Garment Factory; intervention of the army in labour disputes..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: International Labour Office (Committee on Freedom of Association)
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs/Freedom-of-Assoc-GB289.htm
Date of entry/update: 24 March 2004


Title: CFA 1994: Complaint against the Government of Myanmar presented by the International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) Report No. 295, Case(s) No(s). 1752
Date of publication: November 1994
Description/subject: "... 87. In a communication of 17 December 1993, the International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) submitted a complaint of infringements of trade union rights against the Government of Myanmar. It sent additional information relating to its complaint in a communication of 21 March 1994. 88. The Government supplied its observations on the case in a communication dated 6 June 1994..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: International Labour Office
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 21 June 2004