Category: Organizational Circular

Union of IT & ITES Employees (UNITE)

IT employees at farmers protest

UNITE members arrested along with the protesting farmers and workers

On 23rd Jan 2021 a protest was organized by Central Trade Unions and Farmers Organizations demanding revoking anti-labour codes and anti-farmer laws. A contingent of UNITE took part in the protest happened at Little Mount, Chennai. Among the contingent, Welkin, General Secretary, Ahmed, Executive Committee Member and Prabhu, Executive Committee Member were arrested along with…
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Demands of IT & ITES Employees in General Strike

General Strike and the role of IT & ITES employees

Dear all, Office Bearers of Union of IT and ITES employees salute the IT & ITES employees for taking part in the historical General Strike, by extending solidarity through social media platforms. Reports from Central Trade Unions claim over 25 crore workers, agricultural workers and other sections of toiling people who produce the wealth of…
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General Strike demands of IT and ITES employees

General Strike Demands

Show your solidarity with the General Strike happening Today the 26th of November 2020. Post your picture with the demands of the strike. 1) Withdraw all the anti-labour codes 2) Revoke all anti-farmer legislation 3) Stop privatization 4) Scrap National Pension Scheme 3) Implement welfare measures for the People

Notes on Labour Codes for Campaign

The new labour codes introduced to replace the existing labour laws and the new farmer bills are anti-worker, anti-farmer and generally anti-people. Privatisation of PSU undertakings are continuing unabated, relief for the poor and the unorganised sector has not been provided by the government. The General Strike called on 26 November is a continuation of…
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Calling all IT & ITES Employees to support General Strike

The issues for IT and ITES employees in the labour codes and why we should protest against it. புதிய தொழிலாளர் சட்டங்களால் IT மற்றும் ITES தொழிலாளர்களுக்கு இருக்கும் பிரச்சனைகள் குறித்தும் நாளை (26 Nov) நடைபெறவிருக்கும் நாடு தழுவிய வேலைநிறுத்தம் குறித்தும் UNITE பொதுச் செயலாளர் பேசுகிறார். #UNITE #Unionize #TogetherWeBargain

IT and ITES Employees extends solidarity to General Strike

Support, Solidarity and Action for November 26th 2020

T & ITES employees extend our solidarity to `March to Delhi’ and `Parliament gherao’ planned on November 26, 27th, 2020 called by the Farmers organizations against the anti-farmer legislation enacted by the Union Government of India and demanding withdrawal of all anti-farmer legislation. IT & ITES employees support the General Strike to be held on…
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Why we protest against NASSCOM?

UNITE called for a protest on October 10th 2020, to protest against NASSCOM’s policy recommendations related to Work From Home. As part of that an explanatory video in Tamil is created for circulation. Report of protest happened on 10th October 2020

Obituary to Kalyan, Wipro

We are deeply saddened to inform the unfortunate demise of Mr. Kalyanaraman R (Kalyan), employed in WIPRO due to Cardiac Arrest on 17th September 2020. Kalyan was an active member with dedication towards helping colleagues in distress and introducing them to the union. He was leading the Circle 3 towards learning Laws and Rights as…
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Call for protest through social media demanding job security for IT and ITES Employees

Dear all, During this covid-19 period the IT and ITES multinational companies like Cognizant, Wipro, Hexaware, Capgemini, Accenture and others are illegally retrenching thousands of employees across the country. Quarterly reports of these companies show more than 25000 IT & ITES Employees lost employment during this pandemic period. The profit and revenue during the Pandemic…
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Interim updates on the action points and general reminders – 26/07/2020

Dear all, As you are aware, we have made changes to the leading body of UNITE as per the organizational circular dated on 17/07/2020[1]. After the co-option of new members the works were collectively decided and responsibilities are divided between the Executive Committee Members, below are the interim updates on the action points and general…
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