The political struggle of labor in Nicaragua
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- Women Maquila Workers Win ‘Code of
- By Roberto Fonseca, IPS, 18 March 1998. Women workers in
Nicaragua have won a 10-point Code of Ethics from the
government that will regulate labor relations and
conditions for workers in the country's free-trade
zones—the result of a five-year difficult
- Workers protest over minimum salary
- Nicaragua Network Hotline, 7 May
2002. Thousands of workers, in celebration of their day,
marched on the first of May to the National Assembly to
demand more jobs, higher salaries and to continue the
fight against corruption.
- Teachers Take to the Streets
- Nicaragua Network Hotline, 29 September
2003. In an effort to force the Treasury Ministry to
ratify an agreement negotiated with the Bolaqos government
to release an additional $30 million for teachers'
salaries, the National Association of Teachers (ANDEN)
announced an escalating series of actions.