Nicaragua: $ 2 Million for Labor Laws

The amount donated by the U.S. is for project "Better Work" which links the application of labor laws and international trade opportunities.

Friday, October 8, 2010

The Secretary of Labor of the United States, Hilda Solis, said that with this project, "Nicaragua joins the countries which accept what is considered a gold standard for the enforcement of labor rights in the textile and clothing sector."

La Prensa reports, “Participating in the program are the Ministry of Labor and National Commission of Free Zones, the Superior Council of Private Enterprise and the Nicaraguan Association of Textile Industry, the Sandinista Workers Central and other unions.”

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