chapter  22
12 Pages

Energy, Climate Change and Human Security: The Trade Union Challenge

ByWinston Gereluk, Lucien Royer

Trade unions bring a worker’s perspective to the discussion of human security and climate change. Not only have workers and their communities experienced first hand the death, suffering and physical devastation caused by weather events over the last decade; they have also borne the long-term loss and disruption to jobs and livelihoods.