Nora Wintour, a former international trade union official, is now an independent researcher, writer and policy advisor on industrial relations, labour rights and equality and non-discrimination. As well as the research study on “ EI/AOb Child Labour Projects: Transnational best practices and union impacts” (2019), she has written a number of publications on child labour, including ‘Resource Guide on child labour and education for all’ (Education International 2013) and ‘Trade Unions and Child Labour’ (ILO 2016). One of her most recent studies ‘Collective Bargaining and Gender Equality’, (Agenda Publishing 2019), co-authored with Jane Pillinger, focuses on gender equality and equal pay.
Written by Nora Wintour
In the research study, conducted in 2018 and 2019 “EI/AOb Child Labour Projects: Transnational best practices and union impacts”, I examined how professional training programmes have enhanced teachers capacity to attract and retain children in school through participatory education techniques and how as a result of the child labour projects,...“Getting children back to school after the COVID-19 closures: how EI's child labour projects empowered teachers and their unions”, by Nora Wintour.
As part of a research project on the most effective practices related to the implementation of activities against child labour by education unions commissioned by AOb and EI, I recently had the privilege to carry out field missions in Uganda, Morocco, Albania and Mali – at first glance not countries...#IWD2019 #Education Voices: “A gender perspective is an integral part of education unions' child labour projects”, by Nora Wintour
Jane Pillinger and Nora Wintour have worked together for over 20 years since the PSI and EI first launched the ‘Pay Equity Now!’ campaign. Here they discuss their recent book.“Collective bargaining and gender equality: a testament to women trade unionists”, by Jane Pillinger and Nora Wintour
Education International commissioned this study to examine trends in freedom of association and collective bargaining in selected countries throughout the world, both in countries which have been deeply affected by the crisis, such as the USA, Spain and Greece, as well as those countries which have continued to enjoy relatively...