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Labour news from the Caribbean


Antigua


Barbuda


Bahamas

Educators express solidarity with all those affected by Hurricane Dorian 2019-09-05 [EI]
PHA: Junior doctors cont. action despite injunction 2019-08-29 [Eyewitness News]
Injunction Delay Keeps Strikers Out 2019-08-29 [The Tribune]


Barbados

BWU eyes education, green power 2019-10-09 [Today]
‘More unity’ 2019-09-07 [Today]
McDowall: no leadership crisis among trade unions 2019-08-07 [Today]


Belize

KHMH workers union certified as a sole bargaining agent for hospital workers 2019-06-13 [BBN]
KHMH Workers Union Certified as Sole Bargaining Agent 2019-06-13 [The Reporter]
KHMH 630 plus staff now Unionized! 2019-06-13 [Love FM]


Bermuda

BPSU to tackle bullying and abuse 2019-07-06 [The Royal Gazette]
Union to tackle racism, xenophobia 2019-07-01 [The Gazette]
SAL workers plan quickfire return 2019-06-29 [The Royal Gazette]


Caribbean

LIAT Advised To Meet All Regional Trade Unions 2019-03-17 [The Times]
Unions discuss building power in Caribbean tourism sector 2019-02-22 [ITF]
Caribbean unions continue to strengthen outreach and cooperation in the region 2018-11-21 [IndustriALL]


Cayman


Cuba

Cuba opens the Pandora’s box of the internet 2019-09-29 [Equal Times]
2,000 construction workers are connected 2019-07-31 [BWI]
Government announces increase in wages as part of economic reform 2019-07-01 [NBC]


Dominica

Public workers under threat of victimization for political affiliation says Thomas Letang 2019-10-15 [The News]
Life Saving, Sesame Solar Nanogrid Disaster Recovery Office to be deployed at Princess Margaret Hospital on June 1, 2018 2018-06-04 [ITUC]
PM describes port workers protest as illegal, selfish 2018-03-17 [The Times]


Dominican Republic

Death of 5 construction workers unleashes national mobilizations 2019-07-31 [BWI]
Sex workers stand up against torture and ill-treatment by police 2019-03-30 [Amnesty International]
Mobilizations against Social Security System reform take the streets 2019-03-21 [BWI]


Grenada

GTUC: Child Sexual Abuse and Domestic Violence have a direct impact on the workforce 2019-05-05 [The New Today]
Republic Bank and BGWU sign agreement for workers 2019-02-05 [The New Today]
Mitchell to order Cabinet Ministers to scab during teachers strike 2018-12-04 [The New Today]


Guyana

Totaltec contract outlawing trade union membership raises oil and gas concerns – Lewis 2019-09-13 [The Stabroek News]
Field foremen/women in sugar industry get 3%-4% increase 2019-07-10 [The Stabroek News]
Guyana Goldfields workers call off strike 2019-07-06 [Demerara Waves]


Haiti

40+ Haitian Labor Groups Call for Vast Reforms 2019-10-16 [Solidarity Center]
Daily protests are paralyzing Haiti. Here’s why. 2019-10-15 [The Post]
Health union threatens strike in public hospitals 2019-09-07 [Prensa Latina]


Jamaica

Women trade union leaders preparing for the future 2019-10-02 [BWI]
Union leaders offer to mediate in Cockpit Country stand-off 2019-09-20 [The Gleaner]
Alpart anger - Workers cry foul, union points finger at local managers for ills 2019-09-18 [The Gleaner]


Montserrat


Suriname

Alcoa closure in Suriname: IndustriALL calls for a fair deal for workers 2018-11-20 [IndustriALL]


Maarten


Vincent


Grenadines


Kitts


Nevis


Lucia


Trinidad and Tobago

NUGFW warns Imbert 2019-10-07 [Newsday]
SWMCOL workers protest colleagues' dismissal 2019-10-04 [The Guardian]
PM fails to meet the fisherfolk 2019-09-29 [NWU]


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