Stories about Labor from January, 2020
A few days before the extraordinary parliamentary elections in Peru, a disaster generates outrage and solidarity among citizens.
Closing Nigeria's land borders to solve the recurrence of smuggling will have a negative economic effect on Nigeria and puts a damper on Africa's much-anticipated intra-regional trade investment agreement.
In the sprawling markets of Côte d'Ivoire, red palm oil is sold in open-air stands in recycled plastic bottles by women. The original red palm tree originates in West Africa.
Ukrainian and international labour rights activists believe that the draft labour code will radically weaken employees' rights and the role of trade unions in the workplace
Despite the success of the strike, workers could face sanctions for breaching the court order which declared the protest as illegal.
"There is a high level of self-censorship in Thailand… When you forbid freedom of expression… you forbid an open society."
"Justice seems as far away as the horizon, or like searching for a needle in the bottom of the sea. We have not yet seen the light of justice."