Tag Archive for Shaher Sae’d

Border crossing project for Palestinian truckies launched

A brand new initiative, designed to improve the lives of Palestinian drivers, saw its official opening this week. The launch of the ITF’s Palestine border crossing project at Tulkarem City was celebrated on 24 March. The innovative initiative, which began…

Palestinian truckers’ project goes operational

An innovative new initiative designed to provide truck drivers in Palestine with basic services at the border crossing with Israel began operations last week. A ceremony to mark the start of the ITF-funded project, one in a series of programmes…

PGFTU visits DC to meet US counterparts

The Palestinian General Federation of Trade Unions  (PGFTU) has accepted an invitation from the AFL-CIO  to meet in Washington DC to look for ways to improve relations between US and Palestinian unions. The General-Secretary of the PGFTU, Shaher Saed, is…

ITUC meets Palestinian Authority, and Palestinian and Israeli union affiliates

In a meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah on 16 February, ITUC General Secretary Guy Ryder discussed the deep economic problems confronting Palestinians, and the government’s plans to tackle a series of labour issues including vocational training,…