Category Archives: Latin America

Dispatch #2: Young Worker’s Tour 2011

Posted on by Kirsten

The Young Workers’ delegation arrived today in San Pedro Sula, and began meetings by traveling to El Progreso and meeting with a member of the Radio Progreso team. Radio Progreso was a beacon during those dark days of the coup… … Continue reading

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Dispatch #1: Young Worker’s Tour 2011

Posted on by Jeffrey

From Sarena Talbot, CoDev Program Assistant, November 30, 2011 The Young Worker’s tour is off to a great start. We are currently in Houston waiting  overnight to fly to San Pedro Sula, Honduras tomorrow morning. We have a wonderful group … Continue reading

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Film Screening of ¡Viva Mexico!

Posted on by Jeffrey

As a fundraiser for our annual World Community Film Festival (Feb 12-14, 2012) we are inviting you to join us on Nov 24th for a special pre-festival screening of ¡Viva Mexico!

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A changing role for Cuba’s unions in the new economy

Posted on by Steve

Guest Blogger: Larry Kuehn: Director, BCTF International Solidarity Program – one of CoDev’s Canadian Partners. The Cuban government announced last year that 500,000 workers currently employed by the state—approximately 10 percent of the Cuban workforce—will lose those jobs over the … Continue reading

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Solidarity Tour with Cafe Etico

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Please note that this tour has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.  We appreciate your understanding. Ever wanted to learn more about coffee, where it comes from, how it’s grown, and who it impacts? Join Café Ético in January 2012 … Continue reading

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