World Federation of Trade Unions

TUI Transport, Ports, Fishery and Communication, the sectoral organization of WFTU which gathers hundreds of thousands of workers in its rank, firmly supports the fair struggle of the workers employed by Alitalia Airlines, the major airlines company in Italy that has a history of 74 years. In a time period when the Covid-19 Pandemic still wreaks havoc on millions of people in all over the world, 11.000 Alitalia workers face the danger of losing their jobs because of the anti-worker policies implemented by the European Union Commission and the current government of Italy. The EU Commission blocks the efforts made by Italian Government to restore the company and the government simply knuckles under the Commission putting the entire burden on the shoulders of the airline employees. This is totally unacceptable. At the same time, the situation in Alitalia Airlines Company clearly depicts the inhuman face of privatizations. After the privatization…

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TUI Transport, Ports, Fishery and Communication strongly sides with the struggle of Alitalia Workers in Italy!