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Union strike underway at MMG’s major Peruvian copper mine

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Peru Union strike underway at MMG’s major Peruvian copper mine [Mgglehead] 29-11-2023

Peru Health workers announce indefinite national strike starting Oct. 10 [PSI] 08-10-2023

Peru Hialpesa workers celebrate reinstatement of union leaders [IndustriALL] 13-09-2023

Peru UNI presents Peruvian Congress with its groundbreaking survey of cleaners [UNI] 23-07-2023

Peru Fire deep in gold mine in southern Peru kills 27 workers [The Union-Tribune] 08-05-2023

Peru Laboratorios SMA SAC in Peru intensifies union busting [IndustriALL] 23-03-2023

Peru Workers’ protests continue to rage [BWI] 02-03-2023

Peru Unions take part in national strike against Peru’s government [IndustriALL] 21-02-2023

Peru Unions demand an end to lethal repression against protesters [ITUC] 02-02-2023

Peru PSI expresses its rejection of the excessive violence in the protests in Peru [PSI] 18-01-2023


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SAFAP introduces Red Button app for more than 900 footballers 2024-01-28 [FIFPRO]

Attempts to Discredit Air Traffic Controllers in Lima, Peru is Unjust and Unsafe 2024-01-10 [IFATCA]

Union strike underway at MMG’s major Peruvian copper mine 2023-11-29 [Mgglehead]

Union set to strike at Peru's Las Bambas copper mine next week -leader 2023-11-21 [Saltwire]

Health workers announce indefinite national strike starting Oct. 10 2023-10-08 [PSI]

Hialpesa workers celebrate reinstatement of union leaders 2023-09-13 [IndustriALL]

Peru-based Laboratorios SMA SAC signs first collective bargaining agreement with union 2023-08-25 [IndustriALL]

India CITU extends solidarity to CGTP in their struggle to reinstatement former President Pedro Castillo 2023-08-19 [CITU]

UNI presents Peruvian Congress with its groundbreaking survey of cleaners 2023-07-23 [UNI]

Workers Call a Strike Against Boluarte in Puno 2023-05-31 [teleSUR]

Union at Peru�s Antapaccay Mining Company rejects change to shift system 2023-05-23 [IndustriALL]

Fire deep in gold mine in southern Peru kills 27 workers 2023-05-08 [The Union-Tribune]

Laboratorios SMA SAC in Peru intensifies union busting 2023-03-23 [IndustriALL]

'Women leadership starts with families encouraging girls to become leaders' 2023-03-09 [IFJ]

Workers’ protests continue to rage 2023-03-02 [BWI]

Unions take part in national strike against Peru’s government 2023-02-21 [IndustriALL]

Unions demand an end to lethal repression against protesters 2023-02-02 [ITUC]

PSI expresses its rejection of the excessive violence in the protests in Peru 2023-01-18 [PSI]

The WFTU condemns the authoritarian and anti-democratic attack Peruvian regime against civil and trade union freedoms 2023-01-17 [WFTU]

Peru #DefendDemocracy: BWI on the right-wing’s mobilisations in Peru and Brasil 2023-01-14 [ICM]

At least 72 attacks against media recorded by ANP since start of political crisis 2023-01-12 [IFJ]

IndustriALL stands in solidarity with affiliates in Peru 2022-12-26 [IndustriALL]

Unions lament political crisis, reject democratic backsliding 2022-12-15 [BWI]

Unions lament political crisis, reject democratic backsliding 2022-12-13 [BWI]

Landmark agreement for public health workers 2022-09-20 [UNI Global Union]

Peruvian union wins ground-breaking collective agreement at H&M 2022-09-09 [UNI Global Union]

Miners at Glencore Peru demand better working conditions 2022-08-18 [IndustriALL]

Miners at Glencore Peru demand better working conditions 2022-08-17 [IndustriALL]

USA Unite Here Stands With Unfairly Fired Union Leaders in Peru 2022-08-10 [UNI Global Union]

Victory! Peruvian construction workers win the right to retire at 55 2022-07-27 [BWI]

Victory! Peruvian construction workers win the right to retire at 55 2022-07-27 [BWI]

Recent Paro in Cusco is Latest Expression of Political Agency in Peru 2022-07-16 [Nacla]

Proyecto de ley del Ejecutivo busca penalizar a quien revele datos en investigaciones penales 2022-06-29 [FIP]

Indigenous mine protesters face violence from workers and police 2022-06-05 [The Independent]

Union Federation Supports Constitutional Referendum Proposal 2022-05-03 [teleSUR]

Peru: The Broken Dream of Transformative Government? 2022-04-30 [Nacla]

BWI signs OHS Declaration with Faber-Castell 2022-04-27 [ICM]

BWI signs OHS Declaration with Faber-Castell 2022-04-27 [BWI]

Workers Protest To Demand Minimum Wage Increase 2022-04-10 [teleSUR]

Weight reduction of cement bags gets consensus of gov't and employers 2022-03-23 [BWI]

Weight reduction of cement bags gets consensus of gov't and employers 2022-03-22 [BWI]

Peru ratifies ILO Convention 190 2022-02-08 [BWI]

Libel Conviction in Peru: A ‘Dagger' for Investigative Journalism 2022-01-29 [Nacla]

Farmindustria-Abbott workers in Peru continue their fight 2021-09-28 [IndustriALL]

Unions' push to reduce weight of manual handling of cement bags gains momentum 2021-09-01 [BWI]

Unions' push to reduce weight of manual handling of cement bags gains momentum 2021-09-01 [BWI]

At least 27 workers dead in Peru bus crash 2021-06-19 [The New Daily]

South America Appeal for financial support: Peruvian union representative facing unfair dismissal and criminal charges 2021-05-27 [Banana Link]

Between Change and Continuity in Peru 2021-05-03 [Nacla]

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This month in labour history


4-02-1979 When a court ruled in favor of the workers, victims of a lockout, security agents and the police dispersed the crowd gathered in front of the textile factory, killing 8 people and injuring several. [more]

18-02-1925 Maritime and railway workers in Mollendo, Peru, launched a general strike against the unjustified sacking of three workers at the British-owned Peruvian Corporation. A week later, the workers were reinstated. [more]