ITCU Report on Labor Standards in Peru

INTERNATIONAL TRADE UNION CONFEDERATION (ITUC)INTERNATIONALLY-RECOGNISED CORE LABOUR STANDARDS IN PERU REPORT FOR THE WTO GENERAL COUNCIL REVIEW OF THE TRADE POLICIES OF PERU(Geneva, 17 – 19 October 2007) EXECUTIVE SUMMARYDespite the ratification by the government of Peru of all eight ILO core labour conventions, numerous violations of those standards continue to take place, particularly with regard to trade union rights. Fundamental changes are required in order to comply fully with the commitments Peru has made at both the ILO and the WTO. read more