International Labour ReportsYear Published: 1988
Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
Cx Number: CX3293
Abstract: INTERNATIONAL LABOUR REPORTS bills itself as "The magazine for international labour movement news." It concerns include industrialization and development in the Third World; the operations of multinational corporations, and campaigns against the abuse of trade union and human rights. The labour dimension of these issues is in the forefront. Articles in the May-June issues included an examination of the Central American activities of the American Institute for Free Labour Development, an international wing of the AFL-CIO financed by the Reagan administration. Another article looks at the human costs of sugar plantation work in the Philippines, Maritius and Nicaragua. Also featured is South African's National Union of Mineworkers.