Solidarity Boosts Union Action (HB40)

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After a year-long campaign, the labour union representing some 300 workers at the Marnier-Lapostelle orange plantation in northern Haiti has won wage increases and some improvements in conditions. In late July, the French company that imports the orange peel grown at the plantation to produce the famous Grand Marnier liquour, authorised its local manager to increase wages by over 50%, and to provide the workers with toilet facilities.

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