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Labour news from Central America


Belize

War Of Words Over Workers Trust Continues 2017-12-12 [7 News]
BNTU wants senate probe to continue until ‘nomoh nomoh’ 2017-09-15 [The Guardian]
Workers Protest for a ‘Living Wage’ 2017-06-18 [teleSUR]


Costa Rica

No solution in sight for judicial workers' strike 2017-07-26 [The Tico Times]
Judicial Workers On Indefinite Strike! 2017-07-21 [Q]
Hundreds of medical procedures, surgeries postponed by public workers' strike 2017-07-01 [The Tico Times]


El Salvador

71st country to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration 2017-12-01 [Education International]
El Salvador Embroidery Workers Defy Odds to Form Union 2017-11-30 [Solidarity Center]
After minmum wage increase big business puts more pressure on workers 2017-07-09 [LP]


Guatemala

Guatemala and the curse of abundance 2017-10-30 [Equal Times]
Being a Trade Unionist in Guatemala Will Get You Killed 2017-10-19 [Upside Down World]
Ecocide and modern slavery in the land of the Maya 2017-10-01 [Equal Times]


Honduras

Amid evidence of election fraud, police cracks down on peaceful protesters 2017-12-15 [ITUC]
Ethical Trading Initiative upholds Fyffes suspension 2017-12-13 [Fresh Fruit Portal]
Honduras: Unions Demand Respect for Will of the People 2017-12-13 [Solidarity Center]


Nicaragua

IndustriALL shows solidarity with FESITEX workers 2017-05-11 [IndustriALL]
Update on the #Tipitapa12 ActNOW! 2016-12-20 [IndustriALL]
Labour conflict criminalized as protesting workers sentenced ActNOW! 2016-12-15 [IndustriALL]


Panama

Pilots Strike would Paralyze Panamanian COPA Airline 2017-04-30 [Prensa Latina]
Truckers protest against Chiquita Panama 2017-04-04 [freshplaza]
Panama takes the lead in the Americas in the fight against forced labour 2016-11-07 [50forFreedom]
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