United Against Silence

Puerto Quetzal (Credits: Stan Shebs)
Puerto Quetzal (Credits: Stan Shebs)

Chapter 1: Deadliest Place on Earth

Enrico Tortolano, PCS Policy Officer, talks about the history of unionism in Guatemala.

Chapter 2: A Union in the Making

Meeting of African palm workers and trade unionists in Sayaxche
Sam Jones, member of Peace Brigades International, talks about the difficulties that workers in Sayaxche had to face in their attempt to set up a union.

Chapter 3: Banana Unions under attack

Banana plantations

Chapter 4: International Help

SITRABI: banana workers’ union / “Which bananas would you eat? Non-union or union?” (Credits: Giorgio Trucchi | Rel-UITA)

Chapter 5: The Importance of Solidarity

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Non-profit communications consultant, freelance writer and content creator. www.camillacapasso.com

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