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OUR RESPONSE ON LABOUR POLICY DEVELOPMENTS

India’s Labour Law Reform

India’s Labour Law Reform

The central government is expecting a smooth passage of these three Codes which are likely to come up for a debate on Monday 21/9/2020. While the government claimed that the exercise of reform was aimed …

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After the long marches: What do workers want?

After the long marches: What do workers want?

Working People's Charter- a national alliance of informal sector workers (WPC) presents a preliminary survey titled “After the long marches: What do workers want?” surveying migrant workers – who returned home from big cities due …

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Support to CTU on SAVE INDIA DAY

Support to CTU on SAVE INDIA DAY

The Working Peoples Charter Network, representing over 100 small and medium organisations working with informal sector and migrant workers in various states in India extends an ‘in- principle support’ to the call of the National …

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WPC statement on rental housing for migrant worker

WPC statement on rental housing for migrant worker

On May 14th, the indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a second tranche of ₹ 20 lakh crore economic stimulus which, she declared, is aimed at helping migrant labourers affected by COVID-19. Workers organisations have …

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Supreme Court orders on migrant Suo Moto Case

Supreme Court orders on migrant Suo Moto Case

The Supreme Court said to the central and state governments to complete transporting the remaining migrants headed home, adding to a roster of observations aimed at alleviating their misery.

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APPEAL TO THE GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

APPEAL TO THE GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

The petition to the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, endorsed by over 4,000 signatories including eminent scholars, retired civil servants, former members of the judiciary, public figures, labour activists, labour organisations and concerned citizens …

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विकास की वेदी पर श्रमिकों की बलि

विकास की वेदी पर श्रमिकों की बलि

राज्यों के श्रम अध्यादेशों पर डब्ल्यूपीसी का बयान

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WPC Statement on labour ordinance pushed by state

WPC Statement on labour ordinance pushed by state

The use of ordinances to justify these violations as “temporary measures” is unethical. These measures must go through strict legislative and legal scrutiny. We assert that the economic recovery of the country, which can only …

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Aurangabad rail incident

Aurangabad rail incident

Statement condemning state negligence leading to the death of 16 workers run over by a goods train in Aurangabad, Maharashtra on the 8th of May, 2020.

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PM nationwide address on the lockdown extension

PM nationwide address on the lockdown extension

Statement in response to the order as revised and issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs after completion of 1st Phase of Lock-down

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Working Peoples' Charter process is an initiative to bring together all organizations working with, and organizing people dependent on the informal sector.

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