Compliments of the Season to you all and please accept my best wishes for health, happiness, and success in the year ahead. As I start my new role as President of the Staff Union, I wish to acknowledge how fortunate I was to have had Fraser Mcilwraith as my mentor.
After five years as the President of the Staff Union, and 22 years with the ICTY and the Mechanism, I hang up my hat and pass the reins to our new Staff Union President, Gloria Otieno. I could not have hoped for a more capable and committed successor.
Can working from home -- or at least away from the office -- bring freedom and stress-free job satisfaction? Not always, according to a new study in the European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology. Management researchers say people with high emotional stability and autonomy are best...
At the UN's recent Global Town Hall, MICT Staff Union requested assistance from the Secretary-General with the MICT's budget crisis. Staff Rep Gloria Otieno addressed the SG from our Arusha offices. Text of the exchange is below:
SG’s Global Town Hall on 17 January 2018
From 31 October through 2 November, the ICTY/MICT Staff Union, represented by its President, Fraser Mcilwraith, and a member of the Staff Union Committee, Ljubomir Vukosavlevic, participated together with 14 other staff unions from across the system in CCISUA mid-term meeting, held in New York...