Consdirable measures are needed to protect those workers who have been most severaly affected by the Corona outbreak. LO has therefore presented a proposal for a set of measures, submitted to the Swedish government.
Workers with least resources are also the ones who are most vulnerable in a global crisis. How many people will be affected by the relentless Corona pandemic is yet to be predicted. However, it is clear that the economic consequences will be great and hit hard at all levels.
The Swedish Trade Union Confederation (LO) representing 1.5 million members condemns the arrests of Lee Cheuk Yan, General Secretary of the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions (HKCTU) and two other democrats, Yeung Sum and Jimmy Lai.