18.35 Activism - Young Union Leaders
Strength in Unity
Timothy coaches Wushu and Taiji. Over the years, Timothy observed that it was difficult for freelancers and sports service providers to negotiate with big clients as they did not have strong bargaining power. Wanting to be more involved, he joined NICA and led initiatives to support the freelancers
Stepping Up for a Fairer Workplace
How do we define fairness? Young Union Leader Monteiro Mohamad experienced unfair treatment when he first started working and this eventually became the catalyst for him to advocate fairer work practices for working people in the shipping industry.
Growing through Serving
Being a Young Union Leader with Singapore Union of Broadcasting Employees, Akidah has experienced personal growth through Union activities that she participated in. From being able to contribute to national dialogues to having great learning opportunities, this is a meaningful journey that Akidah.
Flying the NTUC Flag High
Reza was nominated by Young NTUC to be a part of the NTUC contingent for National Day Parade 2019 and 2021. He recounted that both experiences were unique and truly humbling. Beyond NDP, he is also committed to be a pillar of support for SATSWU workers and members. Find out more.
What would you do for the love of Singapore?
Even as we celebrated Singapore's 56th birthday in a scaled down parade, we stand strong as one people. Find out what it means to our Young Union Leaders to do their part for the love of Singapore.
Every (Young) Worker Matters Because...
As we mark 60 years of Labour Movement since NTUC’s founding on 6 September 1961, we look ahead to see how our young workers matter in shaping the future of our workforce through an honest introspection with our young union leaders.