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Autumn General Meeting & OPEN PUBLIC SEMINARS 秋季総会&公開セミナー - 1 Aug 2013 - bilingual - Others

Standard - Important Date Sunday, 20 October, 2PM to 6PM・10月20日【日】
at L-Osaka map・地図 in Temmabashi・天満橋のエルおおさか

Branch Meetings 2:00 (depending on branch ...read more

Video on changes to Employment Law. - 24 Jul 2013 - english - Others

Standard - Video Our sister union in Tokyo recently gave a talk on changes to the employment law and how they affect you.

In October, we will be holding seminars on the law in both Osaka and Nagoya. Da
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11 July. Strike at Osaka Gaigo. - 10 Jul 2013 - english - Osaka Gaigo


While Japanese and foreign members at Osaka Gaig
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Funky Fall Party - September 23 - 5 Jul 2013 - bilingual - Gaba

Standard - Party General Union Gaba Branch invites you to Funky Fall - entry is free!
ゼネラルユニオンGABA支部にあなたを招待GABA教師のオータムパーティー

For the first time in Ebisu, the Autumn party for Gaba instructors and
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What made you join the union? - 4 Jul 2013 - english - Others

As a union of mostly migrant workers we put a lot of effort into recruiting new members as people are regularly returning to their home countries. Recruitment is essential for us.

We do
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So, what has the union ever done for me? - 3 Jul 2013 - english - Gaba

The Gaba branch of the GU was founded in September 2007. After the branch was founded, and asked for improvements:

* The rate of pay was increased from 1400 yen per lesson to 1500 yen.<
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Take the union's sexual harassment in Eikaiwa survey - 1 Jul 2013 - english - Sexual Harassment

Standard - Survey Take the survey here.



General Union Schools and Colleges Branch: Stable employment for all teachers - 30 Jun 2013 - english - Universities

Standard - union Yes Cartoon Last year a bill aiming to stabilize the employment of workers on limited term contracts passed both houses of the Diet. The bill gives workers who have been employed contin-uously for over five years ...read more

Part-time lecturers file complaint against Waseda Univ. for violation of labor law - 28 Jun 2013 - english - Universities

This is a reprint of a recent article from the Japan Press Weekly. It is important that members contact the union if they hear of instances where employers are trying to implement a 5 year maximum ...read more

Today in the union office - 26 Jun 2013 - english - Others

youtube Newsletters, e-news and web articles are all ways to communicate with members and non-members. Often though, they don't really give a feel for what is really happening. And it isn't unusual for inform ...read more


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