Tozen Shane Workers’ Union signs Labour Management Agreement with Shane Corp.

Welcoming in the Reiwa era and the new President of Shane, Ishitani Yuya, Shane Workers’ Union are pleased to sign a Labour Management Agreement in what is hoped to be a new phase of improved relations between the Union and the Company. The agreement guarantees the working conditions of union members and agrees to use … Read more

Tozen Union is featured in labornetjp.org

広がる国際連帯!〜小さな島国の大労組から大きな島国の小労組への招待状 アイスランドの労働組合「エフリング」から東ゼン労組が正式に招かれる Read all about it! An article in http://www.labornetjp.org features Tozen Union, detailing how our comrades in the Iceland Efling union recently invited us to their country.

サイマル講師は、解雇撤回を訴える

2019年3月27日に、ベネッセグループに所属している、語学や通訳育成の(株)サイマル・インターナショナルに勤務していた語学講師5名は、復職を目的として、東京都地方裁判所に地位確認訴訟を提起した。連合東京に加盟している講師の組合(東ゼン労組サイマル国際教員組合)は、その翌日、同社前で抗議行動を行った。

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Hifumi Okunuki travels to Iceland to show solidarity.

Tozen President, Hifumi Okunuki and Chief Financial Officer, Louis Carlet  travelled to Iceland in March to show solidarity with Efling trade union.   Interviewed by Iceland’s Channel 2 news, the article from Visir, the Icelandic newspaper says – Hifumi Okunuki, president of the Japanese trade union, Tozen, traveled from Tokyo to show solidarity to those who … Read more

Flugu níu þúsund kílómetra til að sýna Eflingu samstöðu

Kolbeinn Tumi Daðason skrifar 8. mars 2019 11:32

Hifumi Okunuki, forseti japanska verkalýðsfélagsins Tozen, ferðaðist frá Tókýó til að sýna þeim sem fara í verkfall á Íslandi samstöðu. Hún segir innflytjendur í Japan glíma við sambærileg vandamál og á Íslandi.

„Þetta er magnað og fjölmennt verkfall hér á Íslandi. Okkur fannst mikilvægt að verða vitni að þessu,“ sagði Okunuki en túlkur þýddi orð hennar jafnóðum úr japönsku yfir á ensku í viðtali við Heimi Má Pétursson.

Innflytjendur í Japan glími einnig við erfiðleika. Þau telja vandamálin þar svipuð þeim hérna.

„Við flugum níu þúsund kílómetra til að sýna Eflingu samstöðu.“

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