April 14: International fast food workers day
Media Release - International Union of Foodworkers, Geneva, April 11
Restaurant workers around the world will be standing up for their rights on International Fast Food Workers’ Day
The giant transnational corporations who dominate the fast food industry rely on the labour of millions of workers. Although many of these workers are young, often students seeking part-time work, a large and growing number of older workers now depend on fast food jobs to sustain their families.