agricultural export industry

Peru: Judge Orders Fired Union Leader Reinstated to His Job

Fidel Polo Sanchez, a union leader fired for speaking publicly about the egregious conditions of farm workers in Peru, should be reinstated to his job, a judge ruled this week. Sociedad Agrícola Viru, one of Peru’s largest agricultural export plantations, fired Polo July 12, 2012, for “defamation.” Polo, legal defense secretary for the Agrícola Viru… [READ MORE]