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May Day RISINGS in the Philippines, Hong Kong and the U.K.


Women workers around the world called for rights, justice, respect and dignity in the workplace on International Workers Day. One Billion Rising in Solidarity Against the Exploitation of Women stands firmly in support of these calls, from the #WomenWorkersRising coalition campaign to local grassroots led initiatives in communities worldwide. READ about the Risings on the OBR blog:

#MayDay Philippine Workers Rising >

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Migrant Domestic Workers Rising in Hong Kong on May 1 >

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Justice for Domestic Workers Rising in the UK for May 1 >

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Asian Women Workers Rise for Workers Rights in Australia on May 1 > 

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LEARN more about the Women Workers Rising Initiative and how to get involved >