Corona Capitalism in Honduras

Today's labour news

Honduras: 6,500 workers on Fyffes’ melon plantations report ongoing labour abuses, chemical exposure & union busting 2020-05-26 [Business and Human Rights Resource Centre]

Corona Capitalism in Honduras 2020-04-21 [Labour Notes]

Education union launches support programme to mitigate COVID-19 crisis 2020-03-27 [EI]

Honduran Domestic Workers Join Newly Formed Union 2020-03-06 [Solidarity Center]

In Honduras and El Salvador, “trade union leaders are vulnerable to possible assassination at any moment” 2020-03-04 [Equal Times]

The living legacy of Berta Cáceres 2020-02-29 [IUF]

Trial of STAS union leader at Fyffes Honduras dropped 2020-01-27 [IUF]

Honduran Workers Fight Union Busting Multinational 2020-01-23 [Progressive]

Judicial persecution of union leader at Fyffes 2020-01-21 [IUF]

Berta Cáceres murder linked to honduras elites 2020-01-14 [Opendemocracy]

STAR union reaches settlement with Gildan, but job commitments lacking 2019-12-22 [Maquila Solidarity Network]

Global Outrage over Honduran Union Leader’s Murder For more info 2019-11-21 [Solidarity Center]

The cost of a T-shirt 2019-11-12 [NUPGE]

Kidnapped Honduran Union Leader Found Alive, Injured For more info 2019-10-31 [Solidarity Center]

Report: Unionists Face Death, Attacks in Central America For more info 2019-08-07 [Solidarity Center]

One Union Activist Killed, 3 Injured in Honduras Protests For more info 2019-07-02 [Solidarity Center]

Social crisis affects the country 2019-07-01 [BWI]

Labor Fight Reveals Exploitation Behind the Migrant Crisis 2019-05-27 [Truth Out]

Melon plantations in Honduras: Employees without rights 2018-12-01 [Fresh Plaza]

Justice for Maribel! Stop Violence against Domestic Workers! 2018-11-24 [IDWF]

CUPE in solidarity with migrants travelling from Honduras to US 2018-11-17 [CUPE]

IFJ calls on government to protect British investigative journalist 2018-09-27 [IFJ]

Transport Workers Debate Strike As Gov't Stays Silent 2018-07-26 [TeleSUR]

Mayor privatises waste sector and sacks 700 municipal workers 2018-07-17 [PSI]

BWI for decent work in the cement industry 2018-06-22 [BWI]

3 Unionists Murdered in Guatemala, Honduras in Past Year 2018-03-23 [Solidarity Center]

The bid for dialogue following the post-electoral crisis in Honduras 2018-03-07 [Equal Times]

Chiquita and Honduran worker union “on the verge of agreement” 2018-01-31 [Fresh Fruit Portal]

Workers Union and Chiquita on the verge of an agreement 2018-01-29 [Fresh Plaza]

Striking palm oil workers, attacked, threatened 2017-12-17 [Solidarity Center]

Amid evidence of election fraud, police cracks down on peaceful protesters 2017-12-15 [ITUC]

Honduras: Unions Demand Respect for Will of the People For more info 2017-12-13 [Solidarity Center]

Ethical Trading Initiative upholds Fyffes suspension 2017-12-13 [Fresh Fruit Portal]

Worker rights dispute. Ethical Trade Initiative upholds Fyffes ban 2017-12-12 [FruitNet]

Honduran workers demand transparent election recount 2017-12-08 [IndustriALL]

A stolen election and the legacy of a coup d'état 2017-12-07 [IUF]

Unions call for transparency, respect for rights as election crisis deepens 2017-12-06 [Solidarity Center]

With Election Fraud in Tow, Honduran Police Calls out State Repression, Announce National Strike 2017-12-06 [teleSUR ]

Police strike, refuse crackdown on protesters 2017-12-06 [Al Jazeera]

Hundreds of Honduran police strike amid election tensions 2017-12-06 [BBC]

British supermarkets must tell Fyffes to clean up their act in Honduras 2017-11-27 [GMB]

Honduran Unions to Be Honored at 20th Anniversary Event For more info 2017-11-09 [Solidarity Center]

AB InBev Honduras: STIBYS secures hundreds of permanent jobs for outsourced workers 2017-09-20 [IUF]

Melon Workers Push for Union Rights 2017-06-13 [Labor Notes]

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

Fyffes Union Leader Escapes Murder Attempt 2017-04-24 [ITUC]

Fyffes Union Leader in Honduras Escapes Murder Attempt 2017-04-23 [ITUC]

Honduran Worker Rights Activists Face Rising Violence For more info 2017-04-20 [Solidarity Center]

Brutal Machete Attack On Union Man 2017-04-20 [GMB]

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