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5 December 2018: The union's Irish Secretary warned that global social justice cannot be achieved without stronger legal protections for freelance and precarious workers across all sectors.
6 July 2016: A significant hurdle in the battle for freelance rights in Ireland was overcome with the all-party acceptance of the Competition (Amendment) Bill tabled by Senator Ivana Bacik.
2 June 2016: The NUJ has welcomed the decision of the International Labour Organisation to challenge Ireland's failure to treat freelance workers in accordance with the rights enshrined in the organisation's convention.
26 April 2016: Monthly Branch Meeting
24 November 2015: The theme is dealing with stress and bullying with Barbara Martin, chair of the Irish Congress of Trades Unions (NI) health and safety committee.
The speaker was re-scheduled from last month's meeting.
9 September 2015: The NUJ is calling for improved rights for atypical workers.
8 July 2015: ICTU pledges support for a commission on the future of the media in Ireland.
27 February 2015: President Michael D Higgins has launched an initiative by the Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU) and supported by the NUJ, highlighting the importance of an ethical approach to employment and the workplace.
7 August 2014: The International Trade Union Confederation has called an international day of action on Gaza. NUJ members are encouraged to take part today.
26 June 2014: As part of the NUJ campaign against the jailing of Al Jazeera journalists a delegation will hand in a letter of protest to Ambassador Sherif Elkholi at the Egyptian Embassy in Dublin today.