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Central Bank Workers To Keep Indefinite Phased Strike 2022-05-12 [teleSUR]

UN Committee: Lula was victim of biased judge 2022-04-29 [ITUC]

Kill A River, Kill Our Livelihoods: A Brazilian Community's Fight for Survival For more info 2022-04-21 [Solidarity Center]

Central bank employees approve suspension of strike 2022-04-20 [Reuters]

Workers at Natura Brazil call for better working conditions 2022-04-07 [IndustriALL]

Central bank workers strike as chief vacations in Miami 2022-04-02 [Al Jazeera]

Central bank employees vote to strike from April 1, says union 2022-03-29 [The Financial Post]

Brazilian women can do the job! 2022-03-14 [BWI]

Brazilian women can do the job! 2022-03-12 [BWI]

Com Damares, orçamento para combater à violência contra mulher é o menor em 4 anos 2022-03-08 [CUT]

Campaign to defend Health and Safety regulation in meat sector reaches European Parliament 2022-03-05 [IUF]

Human rights due diligence: the Brumadinho case and the need for a European supply chain act 2022-02-27 [GLU]

BWI signs OHS Declaration covering 2,530 Faber-Castell workers 2022-02-18 [BWI]

BWI signs OHS Declaration covering 2,530 Faber-Castell workers 2022-02-16 [BWI]

Urgent Appeal: Meat worker health and safety under attack 2022-02-13 [UFCW Canada]

BWI hits misogynist attacks against women workers linking them to accident 2022-02-10 [BWI]

Health and safety regulations in Brazilian meat industry under attack 2022-01-29 [IUF]

Three years after Brumadinho tragedy, justice and accountability still elude the victims 2022-01-26 [IndustriALL]

Unions to mark Brumadinho dam disaster, push for stricter regulatory measures 2022-01-19 [BWI]

Unions to mark Brumadinho dam disaster, push for stricter regulatory measures 2022-01-19 [BWI]

Petrobras workers go into “strike state” 2021-12-23 [Market Research]

Remote work in Brazil during the COVID-19 pandemic: realities, experiences and challenges 2021-12-16 [GLU]

Labour justice system is battling with growing rights violations 2021-12-06 [Equal Times]

Brazil’s labour justice system is battling with growing rights violations 2021-12-06 [Equal Times]

O-I Glass worker dies after furnace leaks in Brazil 2021-12-02 [IndustriALL]

Trying to tackle slave-like labour in Brazil 2021-12-01 [GLU]

BWI demands the resumption of investment in low-income housing in Brazil 2021-11-30 [BWI]

Unionists denounce Bolsonaro's attack on workers’ OHS rights 2021-11-18 [BWI]

Unionists denounce Bolsonaro's attack on workers’ OHS rights 2021-11-17 [BWI]

Brazilian unionists participate in LGBTIQA+ rights workshop 2021-11-04 [BWI]

UNI Americas on new crimes against humanity allegations against Bolsonaro: “Urgent action is needed to stop the ongoing COVID-19 catastrophe.” 2021-10-22 [UNI]

GM workers in Brazil continue to strike 2021-10-08 [IndustriALL]

Unions maximise social dialogue vs. COVID-19 2021-10-08 [BWI]

Workers' federation trains OHS brigadistas 2021-10-08 [BWI]

Brazilians demonstrate against Bolsonaro 2021-10-04 [Reuters]

Towards an integral theory of workers’ power: workers in logistics and the 2018 truckers’ strike in Brazil 2021-09-22 [GLU]

Airline ordered to pay for women cabin crew's cosmetic costs 2021-09-10 [France 24]

#WomenSpeak: The story of Brazil’s Rita Assis 2021-08-09 [BWI]

Enel cuts off the Douglas Rodrigues Occupation’s energy 2021-08-07 [PSI]

The militarisation of schools in Brazil: a threat to the educational process and to democracy 2021-08-07 [Education International]

#WomenSpeak: The story of Brazil’s Rita Assis 2021-08-04 [BWI]

Government and unions reach agreement; São Paulo public transport strike ends 2021-07-25 [The Times]

Truckers call for July 25 strike over high diesel prices 2021-07-25 [S&P]

Unions secure new CBA with Brazil’s biggest paper producer 2021-07-14 [BWI]

Unions want MNC to pay USD 7.5 b for 2019 dam collapse 2021-07-06 [BWI]

Trabajadores del papel de Mogi das Cruzes, Brasil celebran victoria tras acuerdo con la empresa Suzano 2021-06-24 [IndustriALL]

Paper workers sign agreement with Suzano, Brazil 2021-06-30 [IndustriALL]

Trade union solidarity pushed to protect Amazon rainforest and decent work 2021-06-21 [BWI]

Brazil’s new gold rush 2021-05-28 [Equal Times]

The struggle of Brazilian journalists in times of pandemic 2021-05-26 [IFJ]

This month in labour history

This month in labour history

2-05-1919 A general strike of all different trades began in Sao Paulo. [more]

4-05-1919 50,000 factory workers in Rio de Janeiro walked out for a maximum 8-hour working day and a 20% pay increase. In June workers in São Paulo joined them and by the following month they won their demands. [more]