Cornell Training for Hubei Regional Federation of Trade Unions
China Training January 6th – January 8th, 2010
Cornell University's Global Labor Institute (GLI) conducted a special training for the Hubei Regional Federation of Trade Unions from January 6th to January 8th, 2010 at its headquarters located at 16 East 34th street, New York, NY. This training brought together high level union officials from the Hubei Province in China to learn about labor and globalization, the history and structure of the American labor movement, labor law and collective bargaining practices in the United States. Course facilitators included Esta Bigler, Director of Labor and Employment Law Programs; Sally Alvarez, Director of Cornell ILR Labor Programs; Josh Bienstock, Labor Attorney and Sean Sweeney, Director of the Global Labor Institute.. This was the GLI's 6th training for labor leaders from the Hubei Province since 2005.