During this year’s worker month, lots of workers receive the care from the organizations, enterprises with the activities of being presented with Trade union’s cozy homes, visiting, giving presents, issuing driving license, selling products at discounted prices… Such activities do create the effervescent, urgent and lively ambience, multiplying the solidarity, encouraging the difficult circumstances to strive in life.
|Leaders of Phu Yen petroleum JSC donating gifts to the workers of the cashew nut processing factory|
To well organize the workers’ month, the standing board of the provincial labor federation has issued instructions for guiding the trade unions at all levels to for early implementation, with concrete details. Apart from donating hundreds of gifts to the difficult situations among the workers, the trade unions have also concentrated on propagating on the meaning of the workers’ month and the international Labor Day (May day). This activity is aimed at provoking the traditions of solidarity, creativity, overcoming hardship, developing the pioneering roles, the sense of responsibility of workers at all levels in implementing the tasks of socio-eco development, recovering and developing the units’ and localities’ development.
At the ceremony for launching the 2022 workers’ month, the provincial labor federation donated 2 trade union cozy homes, 50 gifts with the total value of nearly 100 million dongs, to the workers living in difficulties. Apart from mobilizing lots of gifts to share with the workers, the provincial labor federation also coordinates with the trade unions of the Medical sector, the provincial CDC, soon detecting the occupational sicknesses for 600 workers doing their jobs in the toxic and dangerous environment, at 4 out-of-state enterprises with a large number of workers.
Clearly determining the task of developing members, establishing the foundational trade unions as the focal one to protect the workers’ legitimate rights and benefits, from the beginning of May up to now, all levels of the trade unions have established 6 trade union organizations, adding another 300 trade union members. Simultaneously, at the ceremony of launching the workers’ month, the units have donated dozens of gifts, also, a musical contest, karaoke-singing contest are held, which creates the cozy atmosphere, close relationship between the trade unions and workers.
At the enterprises belonging to the province’s industrial zones, there are quite many activities to respond to the workers’ month. Mr. To Van Khai, chairman of Phu Yen provincial economic zones’ trade unions, let known, “the task of ensuring the welfare programs for the trade union members, workers at the enterprises is implemented in a continuous and frequent manner all year round”.
So far, the provincial labor federation has mobilized 12 units and enterprises with 350 gifts including cash, bikes, notebooks with the approximate total amount of 200 million dongs, and these have been donated to the workers and their children who are suffering from serious illnesses, single-mothers with young children,….who are currently working at the province’s factories and firms.
Receiving the gift from Phu Yen petroleum JSC, Ms Nguyen Thi Thanh Tuyen, a worker at the cashew nut processing factory (Phu Thanh ward, Tuy Hoa city), excitedly said, “I earn the most modest income, my offspring is suffering from a serious illness, my life faces quite hardship for frequently taking my child for medical treatment. Getting the care and support from the trade union, receiving gifts, I seem to get stronger and I am making more efforts to work, well implement the tasks assigned by the units”.
Responding to this year’s worker month, from the very starting point, lots of organizations, enterprises have taken part in the program with numerous gifts to timely donate to the workers. As for the 20 presents for the workers, a program held at the provincial labor federation’s trade union at the beginning of May, Mr Nguyen Xuan Phu, Vice director cum Chairman of the foundational trade union of VNPT, shared, “this is a very meaningful activity, particularly this is implemented during the workers’ month, these gifts, despite being modest, express the affection, responsibilities of VNPT, being the constant companion of the members and laborers”.
Source: Phu Yen Newspaper
Translated by HAI LOAN