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Workers in Chennai Commemorate International Women’s Day

International Working Women’s day was a moment to bring women workers and women and reflect on their condition through various events in the city. On March 8th and 9th, we bring a sample of 3 events by the unions. Forum … Continue reading

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Knowledge Workers gauge the Wisdom of Collective Bargaining

Software Employees respond to the ‘Right to Unionize’ There was a lot of buzz in the IT Sector lately after leading dailies in Tamilnadu had published news reports suggesting that IT employees can form trade unions. Reports cited a notification … Continue reading

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Charter of Demands for IT and ITES Employees raised by FITE

Forum for Information Technology Employees had released a Charter of Demands for IT employees in March. Below are the demands excepted from the English Translation of the charter published in Tamil earlier Charter of Demands – IT and ITES Employees … Continue reading

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FITE distributes leaflets demanding end to gender discrimination at workplace

Commemorating International Women’s Day, Forum for Information Technology Employees (FITE) Chennai chapter, took to the streets, distributing leaflets around TIDEL Park on IT Corridor. The leaflet discussed various forms of discrimination women suffer within a male dominated, patriarchal work environment … Continue reading

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தகவல் தொழில்நுட்ப பணியாளர்கள் எதிர்கொள்ளும் பிரச்சினைகளும் கோரிக்கைகளும் – தகவல் தொழில்நுட்ப பணியாளர்களுக்கான மன்றம்

நீராவி,மின்சாரம்,மின்னணு மற்றும் தகவல் தொழில்நுட்பம் என்ற ஆற்றல்களை அடிப்படையாகக் கொண்ட மூன்று தொழில் புரட்சிகளை இந்த மனித சமூகம் கடந்து வந்துள்ளது. தற்போது நாம் ‘மனிதனை போன்று சிந்திக்கும் ஆற்றல் கொண்ட இயந்திரங்களை தொழில்நுட்பங்களை அடிப்படையாகக் கொண்ட’ நான்காம் தொழில் புரட்சியை நோக்கி நகர்ந்து கொண்டு இருக்கிறோம். Robotics, 3D printing Genetics,Nanotechnology,Bio Technology என்பவை … Continue reading

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FITE Solidarity with struggle of Workers of Greaves Cotton – Forum for IT Employees

Sunday, 24th of January 2016 saw a vibrant protest near Chepauk Stadium, Chennai. More than 100 employees of Greaves Cotton Petrol Engine Unit participated in the day long protest organised by DTUC – Democratic Trade Union Center. Leaders of various … Continue reading

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