Copper mine workers seek dialog as coronavirus outbreak explodes

Today's labour news

Codelco hit by third coronavirus death - union 2020-06-25 [Canada.com]

Unions at Chile's Codelco demand more protection against coronavirus 2020-06-22 [Reuters]

Copper mine workers seek dialog as coronavirus outbreak explodes 2020-06-18 [Canada.com]

Govt says copper miners complying with sanitary measures amid outbreak 2020-06-17 [Canada.com]

Copper miners labor group alleges 'alarming' rise in coronavirus cases 2020-06-15 [Canada.com]

'Health, then production': Unions ramp up pressure on Chile copper miner Codelco 2020-06-12 [Canada.com]

Workers at Chile´s Codelco threaten work halt to quarantine against coronavirus 2020-06-11 [Canada.com]

UNI launches campaign for reinstatement of 22 sacked Falabella workers in Peru  ActNOW!  2020-06-04 [UNI Global Union]

Workers in Peru and Chile question BHP's response to Covid-19 2020-05-30 [IndustriALL]

Fresenius workers lack of proper PPE while treating high-risk patients 2020-05-20 [UNI]

Unions monitor OHS standards amidst pandemic 2020-05-14 [BWI]

Austral's flagship mines suspended as workers go on strike 2020-05-13 [Mining Journal]

Bárbara Figueroa receives the 2020 Arthur Svensson Prize 2020-04-23 [IndustriALL]

How a communist mayor is defeating privatisation in Chile 2020-04-22 [Opendemocracy]

Chilean Barbara Figueroa awarded Arthur Svensson Prize 2020 2020-04-17 [ITUC]

Barbara Figueroa is awarded 2020 Arthur Svensson prize 2020-04-15 [Svensson foundation]

Coronavirus pandemic to test China's unemployment safety net 2020-04-13 [Reuters]

 VIDEO  Video message from FETRACOMA on COVID-19 2020-04-04 [BWI]

Workplace accidents decline but coronavirus infection threat remains 2020-03-24 [CLB]

Historic march in Chile on International Women's Day 2020-03-12 [IndustriALL]

Chile's Struggle to Democratize the State 2020-02-24 [NACLA ]

Growing Threats to Human and Trade Union Rights 2020-02-23 [EI]

Women organizations called for massive protest with union support 2020-02-10 [Prensa Latina]

Creativity at the Service of Social Mobilization in Chile 2019-12-16 [NACLA]

TUAC Resolution on Chile 2019-12-13 [TUAC]

Strike in Chile calling for social change 2019-11-29 [IndustriALL]

Govt meets with unions in bid to end crisis 2019-11-29 [Yahoo]

San Antonio port workers on new two-day strike 2019-11-26 [Fresh Fruit Portal]

Chilean protests and women: One of the historic debts of pseudo democracy 2019-11-14 [Opendemocracy]

Port workers join national strike 2019-11-14 [Seatrade]

More than 200,000 demand change at Chile rallies 2019-11-13 [The New Daily]

San Antonio port workers announce fresh protest strike 2019-11-12 [Fresh Fruit Portal]

Solidarity with the Chilean People 2019-11-01 [CUPW]

Country's fiery anger fueled by fears of poverty in old age 2019-11-01 [Reuters]

Chile Cancels Climate and APEC Summits as People Demand an End to Austerity` 2019-11-01 [ITUC]

Anti-inequality protests intensify in Chile 2019-10-31 [IndustriALL]

Port workers bring operations to a halt again with protest solidarity strikes 2019-10-31 [Seatrade]

The Chilean Port Union announces new stoppages on October 29 and 30 2019-10-31 [Fresh Plaza]

Chile protestors: 'We are subjugated by the rich. Its time for that to end'. 2019-10-31 [The Guardian]

The Santiago Metro as a Microcosm of Chile 2019-10-30 [NACLA]

UNI stands with the Chilean people in the face of violent repression 2019-10-30 [UNI Global Union]

Unionized workers at BHP's Escondida mine in Chile to walk-off Tuesday in solidarity strike 2019-10-29 [Reuters]

NUPGE solidarity statement on Chilean protests 2019-10-28 [NUPGE]

The Reality in Chile 2019-10-27 [NACLA]

IndustriALL rejects violence and repression against the people of Chile 2019-10-27 [IndustriALL]

CUPE in solidarity with the people of Chile 2019-10-25 [CUPE]

Thousands of Chileans strike as protest death toll hits 18 2019-10-24 [Yahoo]

Codelco to resume normal operations after strike in solidarity with protests- union 2019-10-24 [Canada.com]

Chile orders new curfew as violent protests rage 2019-10-24 [SBS]

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This month in labour history

This month in labour history

2-07-1986 Chileans begin a general strike against Pinochet's military regime [more]