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Upcoming Honduras Exchange for Health and Safety Activists

We’re planning our next exchange to Honduras for Health and Safety Activists within Canadian Unions. The exchange is planned for the beginning of April 2011.  Our partners in Honduras, the Honduran...

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Canadians and Hondurans share OH&S stories

CoDev’s Labour Program Director, Carol Wood, is accompanying a group of occupational health and safety activists on an exchange with our Honduran partners CODEMUH, sponsored by the BC Federation of...

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OH&S Delegation Deepens Commitment

CoDev’s Labour Program Director, Carol Wood, is accompanying a group of occupational health and safety activists on an exchange with our Honduran partners CODEMUH, sponsored by the BC Federation of...

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A changing role for Cuba’s unions in the new economy

Guest Blogger: Larry Kuehn: Director, BCTF International Solidarity Program – one of CoDev’s Canadian Partners. The Cuban government announced last year that 500,000 workers currently employed by the...

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Victory in Nicaragua! National Assembly passes Violence against Women Law

CoDev’s Nicaraguan partner, MEC (Maria Elena Cuadra Movement of Employed and Unemployed Women) and the wider women’s movement in Nicaragua achieved a significant victory in January 2012 when the...

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Standing Up for Labour Rights in Medellin, Colombia

The Frontlines delegation spent a day and a half in Medellin, Colombia – most of it in the company of FENALTRASE – Antioquia, the provincial branch of the national federation of state workers. We have...

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Just Film Festival 2016

Pop the popcorn and dim the lights – the Just Film Festival 2016 arrives Feb 11-13. For complete information and to buy tickets visit justfilm.org.

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Urgent Action: Ecuador dissolves teachers’ union

The Ecuadorian government has ordered the destruction of the country’s national teachers’ union. Ask President Correa to rescind the dissolution order. On July 20th, the Ecuadorian government accused...

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Urgent Action: Sweatshop Workers Fired

Tell U.S. Company, Delta Apparel to Give 25 Injured Honduran Workers Their Jobs Back!! Between April 5-7th, 2017, U.S.-based company, Delta Apparel fired over 40 workers that suffer from...

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Urgent Action: Violence Against Protesters in Buenaventura

Call on Colombian Authorities to End Repression in Buenaventura and to Address Grievances. A peaceful protester being attacked by ESMAD in Buenaventura. As the civic strike in Colombia’s Pacific port...

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Update from Buenaventura, Colombia

On Tuesday June 6, Colombian authorities and community leaders in the Pacific port of Buenaventura reached a deal to lift the 21 day civil strike that emphatically demanded the national government and...

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Victory for Public Education in Colombia

After 37 days of striking, CODEV partner the Federation of Colombian Educators (FECODE) reached an agreement with the Ministry of Education in Colombia. Carlos Rivas, President of FECODE Teachers were...

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A Win for Labour Rights in Honduras

Lilliam Castillo Liliam Castillo is 36 years old. She was born in La Paz and at the age of 15 moved to San Pedro Sula, in northern Honduras, in search of employment. She is a single mother of two, a...

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Struggling for Rights in Maquilas

Rosa Lina Rodríguez Rosa Dina Rodríguez is 33 years old and has worked for over 9 years in maquilas, producing goods for brands such as Nike, Under Armour, and Gildan and for stores including Walmart....

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Canadians and Hondurans share OH&S stories

CoDev’s Labour Program Director, Carol Wood, is accompanying a group of occupational health and safety activists on an exchange with our Honduran partners CODEMUH, sponsored by the BC Federation of...

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OH&S Delegation Deepens Commitment

CoDev’s Labour Program Director, Carol Wood, is accompanying a group of occupational health and safety activists on an exchange with our Honduran partners CODEMUH, sponsored by the BC Federation of...

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A changing role for Cuba’s unions in the new economy

Guest Blogger: Larry Kuehn: Director, BCTF International Solidarity Program – one of CoDev’s Canadian Partners. The Cuban government announced last year that 500,000 workers currently employed by the...

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Annual General Meeting

Join us Wednesday, September 11th for our 2019 Annual General Meeting, meet our staff, and learn about the successes and challenges facing our partners in Latin America. Wednesday, September 11th at...

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International Solidarity Conference 2020

Forced Migration – Popular Education- Social Investment An opportunity for international solidarity activists from CoDevelopment’s Canadian partners to exchange experiences and best practises from...

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CUPE Delegation to Cuba – Reflections

CUPE Delegation with SNTAP Reps. During the week of November 10-16, 2019, CoDev Executive Director, Steve Stewart traveled to Cuba with delegates from CUPE National and CUPE BC. What follows are a...

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