Worker Rights And Wrongs: Fair Trade Zones And Labor In The Americas

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Unions Push to Strengthen Migrant Worker Safeguards For more info 2017-12-14 [Solidarity Center]

The rising repression of social protest in Latin America 2017-12-06 [Equal Times]

“We put ourselves in God’s hands” – a Honduran banana packer speaks out against violence and harassment 2017-11-24 [equal times]

Unions take action in support of sustainable national and regional industry 2017-11-20 [IndustriALL]

Life Can't Amount to Working and Paying Bills: Uruguay's Mujica 2017-11-20 [TeleSUR]

Unions gear up for national challenges in education sector 2017-11-17 [Education International]

Continental Meeting for Democracy and against Neoliberalism 2017-11-13 [BWI Global Union]

Organising and innovating – the winning strategy of Argentina’s pharmaceutical trade union 2017-11-07 [Equal Times]

How is it that your BBQ contributes to deforestation impacting peoples in voluntary isolation and how to avoid it 2017-11-03 [equal times]

IndustriALL makes progress on gender work in Latin America and the Caribbean 2017-10-27 [IndustriALL]

CUT-Brazil, a trade union centre at the forefront of the feminist struggle 2017-10-04 [Equal Times]

Sex worker by trade: how far do human rights go? 2017-09-18 [Equal Times]

Women transport workers strengthen alliance strategy  2017-09-05 [ITF]

Indian union wins safer work for pregnant bus conductors  2017-09-05 [ITF]

Latin American and Caribbean road transport workers to boost organising 2017-08-15 [ITF]

Project strengthens international youth movement 2017-06-28 [IndustriALL]

Worker Rights And Wrongs: Fair Trade Zones And Labor In The Americas 2017-06-21 [Asian Review]

Brazil: workers’ rights under threat from government reforms 2017-06-20 [Equal Times]

Endemic corruption sweeps Peru, from the public service to the presidency 2017-05-24 [Equal Times]

The General Strike and the Survival of the Latin American Left: An Interview with Luiz Gonzaga Gegê da Silva 2017-05-18 [TeleSUR]

Hope for worker rights at Fyffes subsidiaries in Costa Rica and Honduras? Primary tabs  ActNOW!  2017-05-10 [Banana Link]

Is the fight against corruption in the Southern Cone biased? 2017-05-09 [Equal Times]

Honduran workers’ rights activists face rising violence 2017-05-01 [Equal Times]

Brazil: Thousands take to the streets in preparation for the general strike 2017-04-11 [PSI]

Protect Migrant Workers or Put Public Health at Risk: Study 2017-04-07 [telesurtv]

Solidarity with the teachers of Brazil and Argentina 2017-03-17 [WFTU]

Organising in the face of homophobia and transphobia in Brazil 2017-03-02 [Equal Times]

The battle to end unbridled discrimination in Paraguay 2017-02-22 [Equal Times]

The forgotten story of the workers exiled during Brazil’s dictatorship 2017-02-07 [Equal Times]

Mexican unions continue fighting against rising petrol prices 2017-01-23 [IndustriALL]

One of the world’s largest forested areas is being stripped bare by illegal felling 2017-01-03 [Equal Times]

Lima: Indigenous community say they’ve been ‘abando 2016-11-18 [Equal Times]

Chemical sector workers prioritize networks 2016-08-03 [IndustriALL Global Union]

Regional paper and cellulose sector aims to form federation 2016-08-03 [IndustriALL Global Union]

Tamara Adrián: “Latin America is setting the new standard in terms of LGBT rights” 2016-05-17 [Equal Times]

Workers across Latin America march for better welfare 2016-05-02 [Xinhua]

Demonstrations in Uruguay, Argentina and Brazil in defence of democracy 2016-04-08 [IndustriALL]

Appreciating female farmworkers this International Women’s Day 2016-03-09 [Fresh Fruit Portal]

DHL workers in India act in support of Latin American colleagues 2016-03-08 [ITF Global Union]

The uncertain future of Peru’s forests 2016-02-16 [Equal Times]

Aviation strikes in Argentina and Brazil ramp up pressure on LATAM 2016-02-11 [ITF]

Latin America: For domestic workers, a push for rights gains ground 2016-02-06 [Whitney Eulich/The Christian Science Monitor]

IndustriALL youth projects in Latin America 2015-12-09 [IndustriALL Global Union]


Defending democracy in Brazil and in the region: Declaration of the Regional Council of Global Unions and the CSA 2015-10-30 [BWI]

Indigenous peoples in Latin America fight to safeguard their knowledge 2015-10-29 [Equal Times]

IndustriALL chemical workers in LAC stronger together 2015-10-29 [IndustriALL Global Union]

Latin America gears up anti-commercialisation strategy 2015-09-09 [Education International]

17 August: PSI Inter-America Anti-Racism and against Xenophobia Committee Meeting 2015-08-17 [PSI]

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