(From the OHCHR website): The right to work is a fundamental right. It is essential for realising other human rights and forms an inseparable and inherent part of human dignity. Every individual has the right to be able to work, allowing him/her to live in dignity.
There is a wealth of campaigns lead by trade unions that aim to raise awareness of the realities of development. These campaigns often result in direct North-South partnerships between trade unions in developed and developing countries.