A new court decision has reinstated four members of the Prosegur Union in Peru (SPP in Spanish) who were fired by Prosegur two years ago, when they stopped their activities in response to labor problems, disproportionate sanctions for union members, and refusal of the general manager of Prosegur at that time, García Proaño, to engage in dialogue, rejecting the union’s request. After this, Prosegur didn’t renewal the labour contracts of 43 workers.

The union, which employees at this Spanish private security multinational, sees the decision as a victory and continues efforts to reinstate other workers who were terminated and await court decisions. The company had granted paid leave to all these workers – a frequently applied measure to...

Workers who returned to their jobs after being suspended from work have not received their salary

Several G4S workers, many represented by the G4S National Workers Union of Peru, came back to the job for 16 days without being paid for the work done. The company stated in a letter to the union that “wage payment corresponding to the aforementioned period was included in the...

On May 1, different domestic and international media reported three Venezuelan citizens died and five were injured after a water truck ran them over in the Republic of Peru while they were sleeping on the side of a road that was allegedly blocked in the province of Barranca.

Forced by harsh economic, social conditions, and after being evicted from their residences due to the COVID-19 pandemic...

With serious difficulties generated by the COVID-19 pandemic, which has led to the paralysis of all work activities and social distancing, the Federation of Civil Construction Workers of Peru held the II National Assembly of Delegates (Online) on May 30, with the participation of 140 delegates, leaders of the National Directive Council and the general secretaries of the Civil Construction Trade...

The lack of employment and labor exploitation, of which Venezuelans who migrate to Peru are victims, the acts of xenophobia are added aggravating the situation to the extent that they are encouraged and allowed by Peruvian government authorities.

Recently, the video in which the young Venezuelan girl, Oriana Rosa Pérez, 20, was wildly beaten by simply be walking down the street at 3:30...

Flor de María Gonzales Uriola, the General Secretary of the Peruvian Communist Party, died on November 25, at 68 years of age, in the Peruvian capital, Lima.  She had been suffering from respiratory problems for a while. Flor de María Gonzales, who became General Secretary in 2017, was the first woman to head the Communist Party.  She also was a congressional...