Global Unions from Asia Pacific Call for a Campaign to Launch ISL

(Aug 09) - PSI, BWI, and UNI:1. Will invite ITUC and other Global Union Federations in the region and globally to join the campaign;2. Will jointly develop promotional materials and background documents for the purpose of educating the membership, community, and the media;3. Will invite likeminded civil society organizations to join the campaign;4. Will lobby elected officials prepared to promote the ISL;5. Will encourage governments in the region to join the Leading Group on Innovative Financing for Development;6. Will lobby International Financial Institutions for the introduction of an ISL; and7. Will seek trade unions and civil society organizations representation on the Working Group on Financial Transaction in the Leading Group.

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