Asia/Pacific

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Unions in southern India unite, launch joint organizing efforts

Organizing efforts over the past 12 months culminated in a meeting of South India Coca-Cola unions co-organized with IUF on 28 May.

The meeting brought together 13 unions from 7 bottling plants in Andra Pradesh and Kartnataka, including 3 contract workers’ unions.

Unions in India step up fight against ‘no work, no pay’ exploitation

Building on the success of an agreement at Coca-Cola Hospet in Karnataka last year, Coca-Cola unions in south India stepped up their efforts to combat the brutal "no work, no pay system" that drives contract workers deeper into poverty.
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Another new union organized in Coca-Cola Pakistan, this time in Faislabad

Just two weeks after the victory in Coca-Cola Multan, workers at Coca-Cola Pakistan's Faislabad plant had cause to celebrate yet again today, as their union was officially registered.

Comprehensive Agreement Ends Long, Bitter Conflict at Coca-Cola Pakistan

An agreement negotiated between the IUF, the Atlanta, USA-based The Coca-Cola Company (TCCC) and Coca-Cola Icecek (CCI, Coca-Cola's Turkey-based bottler for the Middle East, Pakistan and Central Asia), has successfully resolved a long and bitter conflict over employment and trade union rights at Coca-Cola Beverages Pakistan (CCBPL). CCBPL is jointly owned by TCCC and CCI.

Sri Lanka: CMU signs CBA at Coca-Cola

IUF affiliate Ceylon Mercantile Industrial and General Workers’ Union (CMU) at the beginning of the year has signed a new Collective Bargaining Agreement with Coca-Cola Beverages Sri Lanka Ltd.

The agreement focuses on the maintenance of fair labour practices. 

It was signed for a two year period effective from January, 2010 – December 31, 2011.

New union organized at Coca-Cola Gujranwala bottling plant in Pakistan

On 23 April, over 250 workers participated in the first general assembly of the newly formed Coca-Cola Pakistan Beverages Ltd (CCBPL) Gujranwala Workers' Union.

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