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Unions in Peru take action for a fair and sustainable textile industry [IndustriALL] 2021-01-20

Nationwide Strike By Healthcare Workers [RepublicWorld] 2021-01-14

Glencore workers in Peru stage indefinite strike over labour abuse [IndustriALL] 2020-12-16

AB InBev Backus threatens union leader with dismissal for denouncing lack of safety measures [IUF] 2020-12-01

Peruvian unions protest Faber Castell and Artesco in national day of action [BWI] 2020-11-14

Artesco-Staedtler workers denounce anti-union practices [BWI] 2020-10-19

C189 is set to be implemented as the new domestic workers law is passed [IDWF] 2020-09-21

UNI launches campaign for reinstatement of 22 sacked Falabella workers in Peru [UNI Global Union]  ActNOW!  2020-06-04

At least 20 journalists died from Covid-19 as they covered pandemic [The Guardian] 2020-06-02

Workers in Peru and Chile question BHP's response to Covid-19 [IndustriALL] 2020-05-30

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Today's labour news


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

Covid-19 Live Updates: Peru’s Doctors Stage Hunger Strike to Protest Lack of Equipment 2021-01-21 [NYTimes]

Unions in Peru take action for a fair and sustainable textile industry 2021-01-20 [IndustriALL]

Nationwide Strike By Healthcare Workers 2021-01-14 [RepublicWorld]

Glencore workers in Peru stage indefinite strike over labour abuse 2020-12-16 [IndustriALL]

AB InBev Backus threatens union leader with dismissal for denouncing lack of safety measures 2020-12-01 [IUF]

Peruvians Reject Politics as Usual 2020-11-21 [Nacla]

Peruvian unions protest Faber Castell and Artesco in national day of action 2020-11-14 [BWI]

Artesco-Staedtler workers denounce anti-union practices 2020-10-19 [BWI]

C189 is set to be implemented as the new domestic workers law is passed 2020-09-21 [IDWF]

Medical workers' union demands better pay, working condition as COVID-19 cases soar 2020-08-15 [VOA]

Unique-Yanbal Peru dismisses 600 workers during the pandemic 2020-07-22 [IndustriALL]

Forest workers to undergo COVID-19 biosafety trainings 2020-06-11 [BWI]

UNI launches campaign for reinstatement of 22 sacked Falabella workers in Peru  ActNOW!  2020-06-04 [UNI Global Union]

At least 20 journalists died from Covid-19 as they covered pandemic 2020-06-02 [The Guardian]

Workers in Peru and Chile question BHP's response to Covid-19 2020-05-30 [IndustriALL]

Peru Passes Coronavirus Risk to the Working Class 2020-05-19 [Nacla]

New cases of Covid-19 in Peru’s mines 2020-05-13 [IndustriALL]

World’s mine workers resist quick restart amid Coronavirus 2020-04-30 [Reuters/Daily Maverick]

Informal workers suffer during lockdown 2020-04-15 [BWI]

Food unions fight employer push for 12-hour shifts 2020-04-04 [IUF]

Government puts economic interests before miners’ safety 2020-03-24 [IndustriALL]

An Uncertain Way Forward for Peru 2020-01-29 [Nacla]

McDonald's Peru: 12-hour shifts and death by electrocution 2019-12-24 [IUF]

Peru Dissolves its Congress, Setting Up a Fight for the Political Future 2019-11-06 [NACLA]

Peru: mining strike met with violence and arrests 2019-09-18 [IndustriALL]

The Politiquería of Vizcarra’s Call for Early Elections in Peru 2019-09-04 [NACLA]

Dockers’ unions in Peru commit to unite and fight under the ITF flag 2019-08-19 [ITF]

Union executive committee wins legal fight for reinstatement 2019-06-22 [Banana Link]

Many Social Conflicts Pending Solution 2019-05-17 [Prensa Latina]

Workers at Peru tin mine start indefinite strike: Minsur 2019-05-01 [Reuters]

Municipal Cleaners in Peru Protest Against Mass Dismissals 2019-03-05 [Newsclick]

Mobilization against labor flexibilization and reactivation of construction industry 2019-01-18 [BWI]

Buenaventura facing stoppage at Uchucchacua mine 2019-01-14 [Mining]

Manufacturing unions facing up to the challenge 2019-01-08 [IndustriALL]

Workers to end strike at Shougang iron ore mine 2018-11-07 [Reuters]

Workers Vow to Mobilize If Congress Blocks Anti-Corruption Referendum 2018-08-27 [TeleSUR]

Foreign firms offer to help ex-Peruvian copper workers buy smelter 2018-07-14 [Reuters]

As new teacher protests rise, government says striking professors will be replaced 2018-06-19 [Reports]

'25 Kilos... No More!' – Workers demand reduced weight of cement bags before the Pan American Games in Lima 2019 2018-06-12 [BWI]

Copper miners end strike at Condestable: ministry 2018-05-29 [Platts]

2-day national strike against attacks on trade union rights at AB InBev's Backus 2018-04-19 [IUF]

Strike in ETEX for late payments 2018-04-04 [BWI]

Yet another one from Prosegur 2018-04-04 [UNI Global Union]

FETRACEPPE congress held in difficult context for workers 2018-04-03 [BWI]

Sierra Metals Peru workers end strike 2018-03-20 [bnamericas]

Workers end strike at Nexa Resources zinc refinery 2018-03-13 [Platt's]

Achieving pay equity and decent work in Peru’s water sector 2018-03-12 [PSI]

Workers at Cajamarquilla zinc smelter in Peru end strike 2018-03-11 [Reuters]

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This month in labour history


27-05-1919 Students and workers join in a general strike in the city of San Marcos, for modernisation of the university system. [more]

27-05-1919 Workers in Lima declared a general strike, against the high cost of living. The government eventually crushed the strike by killing at least 100 and wounding and jailing hundreds more. [more]