作者: International Confederation of Free Trade Unions
The most dangerous country of all for trade unionists however is Colombia...Elsewhere in the world, trade unionists are also facing death or imprisonment and harassment, notably in Guatemala, where death threats are on the increase, South Korea, where...
作者: Tula Connell, editor of the AFL-CIO magazine [email protected], in In These Times
Just days after a year-long organizing campaign went public at two textile factories outside Guatemala City in July, union supporters were violently attacked and injured at work by a mob wielding rocks, bottles and other makeshift weapons in an assault...
作者: Terry Collingsworth, Executive Director of International Labor Rights Fund, in ACLU International Civil Liberties Report 2001 [American Civil Liberties Union]
[includes reference to human rights-related cases in U.S. courts against Unocal, ExxonMobil, Coca-Cola, Fresh Del Monte Produce, DynCorp]
作者: UN Wire
More than 150,000 Guatemalan children between the ages of 5 and 14 work, 90,000 of them in high-risk conditions, Prensa Libre reports.
作者: Campaign for Labor Rights
Continued impunity leads to renewal of request for GSP review - Workers fighting for an independent union at the Cimatextiles and Choishin factories in Guatemala are facing accusations of criminal charges as the latest tactic in an on-going anti-union...
作者: Claudia Vásquez, Prensa Libre [Guatemala]
Drama: Alrededor de 150 mil niños guatemaltecos se ganan el sustento diario en las calles y el campo