Press releases were issued this morning by the Maritime Union of New Zealand, and our allies in the Labour and Green Parties. They are reprinted below.
Maritime Union of New Zealand Blog
The Maritime Union of New Zealand was formed in 2002 when the New Zealand Waterfront Workers’ Union and the New Zealand Seafarers’ Union joined together. We represent waterfront workers, seafarers and related workers in New Zealand.
Spanish ports are battening down the hatches, bracing for massive union strikes against a right-wing government determined to impose casualisation at any cost.
The fifth conference of the Maritime Union of New Zealand is being held from 8–11 November in Wellington.
The Maritime Union of New Zealand mourns the death of union leader Helen Kelly, aged 52.