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We welcome the initiatives of the trade unions and popular movement to stop the war in Ecuador

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Ecuador We welcome the initiatives of the trade unions and popular movement to stop the war in Ecuador [PSI] 28-01-2024

Ecuador ITUC demands immediate government action [ITUC] 15-08-2023

Ecuador Demonstrators in Ecuador protest woman's killing, demand payment to pension system [Reuters] 22-09-2022

Ecuador Transport workers in Ecuador halt their activities in the lawsuits against the government [Prensa Latina] 20-04-2021

Ecuador Country approves ILO Convention 190 ratification [BWI] 25-01-2021

Ecuador Ecuador ratifies ILO Convention 190 on Violence and Harassment in the World of Work [PSI] 24-01-2021

Ecuador Country ratifies ILO Convention 190 on Violence and Harassment in the World of Work [PSI] 22-01-2021

Ecuador Pandemic overwhelms govt's national response [BWI] 15-04-2020

Ecuador Government represses strike [BWI] 14-10-2019

Ecuador Violent repression in Ecuador as workers resist IMF package [ITUC] 10-10-2019


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We welcome the initiatives of the trade unions and popular movement to stop the war in Ecuador 2024-01-28 [PSI]

ITUC demands immediate government action 2023-08-15 [ITUC]

Demonstrators in Ecuador protest woman's killing, demand payment to pension system 2022-09-22 [Reuters]

Canada Ecuador and Canada reaffirm Commitment to End Violence in the World of Work 2022-02-01 [PSI]

Transport workers in Ecuador halt their activities in the lawsuits against the government 2021-04-20 [Prensa Latina]

In Ecuador, abaca workers are demanding justice and an end to 60 years of modern-day slavery 2021-02-22 [Equal Times]

Ecuador's plantation workers pin hopes on historic slavery ruling 2021-02-15 [Thomson Reuters]

Two Different Visions of the Left Divide Ecuador in the 2021 Presidential Election 2021-02-13 [Nacla]

Country approves ILO Convention 190 ratification 2021-01-25 [BWI]

Ecuador ratifies ILO Convention 190 on Violence and Harassment in the World of Work 2021-01-24 [PSI]

Country ratifies ILO Convention 190 on Violence and Harassment in the World of Work 2021-01-22 [PSI]

In Ecuador, Lawfare Marches on Despite Coronavirus 2020-04-28 [Nacla]

Pandemic overwhelms govt's national response 2020-04-15 [BWI]

We are cheap labour to fight COVID-19 2020-04-14 [Opendemocracy]

Ecuadors leftist leaders arrested in police raids nationwide 2019-10-17 [Popular Resistance]

Ecuador: Society's Reaction to IMF Austerity Package 2019-10-15 [NACLA]

Ecuador's Moreno, indiginous groupsreach deal to end protests 2019-10-15 [Al Jazeerah]

Government represses strike 2019-10-14 [BWI]

General strike against the IMF shuts down Ecuador 2019-10-13 [Left Voice]

Ecuador paralyzed by strikes as Moreno refuses to step down 2019-10-11 [The Guardian]

Violent repression in Ecuador as workers resist IMF package 2019-10-10 [ITUC]

Indigenous groups, workers keep pressure on Moreno 2019-10-07 [The Express]

Unions call off anti-austerity protests after 370 arrests in two days 2019-10-04 [Reuters]

ITUC warns of IMF agreement's attack on workers 2019-05-07 [ITUC]

Ministry of Labour denies trade union registration 2018-06-12 [BWI]

Quito: greater recognition of the role of municipal waste workers but their rights remain vulnerable 2018-04-30 [PSI]

Taxi Drivers, Cooperatives Protest Against Cabify, Uber 2018-03-27 [TeleSUR]

Workers dismissed for organising unions 2018-03-06 [BWI]

Workers Rally to Support Moreno in 'Yes' Campaign 2018-01-07 [TeleSUR]

Ecuador Floods in Peru, Colombia and Ecuador: natural disasters or state incompetence? 2017-07-17 [Equal Times]

Educators receive widespread support at ILO 2017-06-12 [Education International]

Women Blaze Trail in Scoring Labor Rights for Domestic Workers 2017-03-08 [TeleSUR ]

This month in labour history


3-02-1994 Unions organize a national general strike to protest the economic policies of the conservative government of President Sixto Durán-Ballén, and particularly a 71% increase in the price of gasoline. [more]