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ECC - Open meeting for members & friends - 12 Apr 2011 - english - ECC

We are holding 2 open meetings. One in Nagoya and one in Osaka. They are open to members and non-members alike. Bring a friend. We will be discussing current talks between ECC and the union. We would ...read more

Are you safe at work? - 4 Apr 2011 - english - ECC

worksafe Workplace health and safety awareness in language schools nationwide is quite low. Each spring the General Union ECC branch submits demands to make ECC a safer place to work.

A spate of
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General Union to accept donations for Tohoku Earthquake - 24 Mar 2011 - english - Others

The General Union has cancelled this year's Hanami party and will instead accept donations in its place. The union will make an overall contribution on behalf of members, but we are still asking for i ...read more

General Union Sues Okayama City Board of Education - 3 Mar 2011 - english - ALTs

justice After many years of service as elementary school ALTs, two union members were notified by Okayama City Board of Education that their contracts would be terminated as of March 31, 2011.

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Gaba appeal rejected, sues government - 3 Mar 2011 - english - Gaba

After the Osaka Labour Commission issued a ruling that Gaba instructors were employees under trade union law in December 2009, Gaba appealed this to the Central Labour Commission in Tokyo. Despite the ...read more

March in March 2011 - Hibiya Park, Tokyo - 3 Mar 2011 - english - Others

March in March In consideration of the recent earthquake, the march has been cancelled.


Come along and show your support for foreign workers.

Time
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General Union and Interac settle at the Central Labour Commission - 28 Feb 2011 - english - Interac

unions work General Union members are set to benefit from a settlement brokered by the Central Labour Commission, on February 28, 2011.

Interac has agreed to negotiate with the union in good faith.
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General Union celebrates 15 years at ECC - 26 Feb 2011 - english - ECC

ecc 15 years In recognition of the 15 year anniversary of the General Union ECC Branch, we are making it easier to join than ever. Pay 1000 yen to cover your first 2 months of membership. After that, have your due ...read more

Open Meeting for Suita ALTs - 17 Jan 2011 - english - ALTs

Improve your Working Conditions

Come along and find out more about your working conditions and rights!

Date: Sunday, January 23
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ECC School Evaluations - Take the survey - 17 Jan 2011 - english - ECC

ECC Evaluates Teachers. The criteria are often unclear, arbitrary and subjective. The union continues to push for improvements in the system.

It's time to evaluate ECC Schools and see
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