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Struggle continues with protest camp at Nestlé Pakistan 29/03/2012 - 10:12

More than 300 workers took part in an all day protest camp on March 28 to highlight their determination to continue the struggle at Nestlé's Kabirwala milk factory until all contract workers who have claimed their employment rights are given permanent jobs. 

Strike at Nestlé Tunisia after secret sale of ice cream factory 07/12/2009 - 10:08

On 17 November 2009, workers at the Nestlé ice cream factory in Carthage were informed by a bulletin board notice that their factory had been sold to a consortium of local companies active in the food industry.

"In conformity with its policy of social responsibility," the notice read, "Nestlé has expended all efforts to preserve jobs, the rights of the workers concerned, and maintain the production site."

Strike at Nestlé Tunisia 08/10/2012 - 13:08

Workers at Nestlé Tunisia have gone on strike on 8 and 9 October 2012 in protest against management refusal to open discussions on their long-standing demands.
Following an action last July (wearing red armbands), the union - affiliated to the FGAT-UGTT - sent a letter to the general manager informing him of the suspension of the action and calling for talks. Rather than reply, management issued a press release

Stop Nespressure: UNIA and IUF demand global rights for Nestlé workers world-wide 17/09/2009 - 23:00

The IUF and the Swiss union UNIA organised a joint press conference in the Swiss capital of Bern on 10 July to launch the "Stop Nespressure" campaign in Switzerland and call on Nestlé to Stop the Nespressure and respect fundamental trade union rights!

SINPROLAC sets its agenda for collective bargaining with Nestlé Nicaragua 19/07/2012 - 10:47

On 8 July, SINPROLAC, the union at Nestlé Nicaragua, held a general assembly to evaluate the results of a series of training sessions - primarily for women, young workers and those reaching retirement age - aimed at consolidating and strengthening the union and to define the issues for the forthcoming negotiations with the company.

Settlement at Nestlé Indonesia brings Nespressure campaign to successful conclusion 31/03/2011 - 16:30

A settlement has been agreed which brings recognition and bargaining rights to the IUF-affiliated SBNIP at the Nescafé factory in Panjang, Indonesia.

Restructuring at Nestlé Waters Germany 20/06/2013 - 00:00

Despite resistance from the workforce, their union, the NGG, the local government, religious and other institutions, 42 workers will be out of a job on June 30, when the production line for returnable bottles at Neuselters in Löhnberg will be shut down.

Planned job cuts at Nestle Waters Germany 03/12/2012 - 18:13

Neuselters mineral springs is under threat of drastic job cuts: if company plans are carried out, 40 out of the 74 employees currently working there will lose their jobs in the 1st half of 2013.

Panama: Nestlé union elects new leadership, pledges to roll-back precarious work 29/03/2012 - 14:50

On March 22, SITEA, the union of food and allied workers, which represents the workers at Nestlé's two plants in Panama, elected a new executive board for the period 2012-2015.

Pakistan: Union secures hundreds of permanent jobs for casual workers at Nestlé Kabirwala 04/06/2012 - 16:53

An agreement has been reached in Pakistan under which hundreds of casual jobs at the Nestle Kabirwala dairy plant will be converted to permanent jobs

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