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Factory work blamed for fetal deaths

Since 2019, there have been 20 cases of fetal deaths in pregnant workers, comprising 14 miscarriages and six stillbirths, at the Singaporean Aice Ice Cream factory in Cikarang, West Java. High workloads, night shifts and poor and dangerous working environments…
FSEDAR Refused Omnibus Law and Dismissal of AICE Workers

During Covid-19 pandemic, the workers did not stop taking actions and prepare themselves to demand the AICE workers’ rights and refuse Omnibus Bill (“job creation” bill is a profit creation bill actually). On June 14th, the workers held a mass…
The mass meeting prepared a resistance

Hundreds of workers who joined with Federation of Popular Democratic Labour Union (F-SEDAR) held a mass meeting amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, on Sunday (June 28th, 2020) yesterday in Sisilia building, Telajung, Cikarang subdistrict, Bekasi, West Java. The mass meeting were…
May Day 2020 Celebrations Amidst Corona Virus Pandemic

Hundreds FSEDAR members in small groups took part in May Day 2020 celebrations by raising posters and banners in front of factories, including PT. HRS Indonesia, PT. Ichikoh Indonesia, PT. Nanbu Plastics Indonesia, PT. Yamaha, PT. Hitachi Construction Machine, PT.…
Continue Struggle with Physical Distancing amid the Pandemic

The government used the corona pandemic as a reason to limit freedom of expression, including ban on demonstrations and strikes. At the same time, the House of Representatives keep continued deliberating RKUHP (criminal law bill) and Omnibus Bill on Job…
The Protest Action Against Omnibus Bill in Ternate Clobbered by Police

Bekasi – Preparation of almost a hundred students to take a protest action for rejecting Omnibus Bill in front of Ternate district House of Representatives, North Maluku had repression from police. The mass gathered around in front of Makugawene monument yard, Kalamata, South Ternate.…
FSEDAR Held a Large Meeting to Reject Omnibus Bill

FSEDAR held a large meeting attended by 700 workers to support AICE ice cream workers struggle and plan a joint action to reject the Omnibus Bill on Job Creation, Sunday (15 March 2020). The meeting was also attended by AICE workers representatives, FSEDAR’s chairperson and…
Finally, PT HRS Indonesia’s workers back on duty

Jakarta – The struggle of hundreds of workers, who has been wrongfully dismissed, has finally bear fruit. 115 workers were reinstated after protest in front of Summit Mas II Building, Jendral Sudirman Boulevard, South Jakarta, Monday (3/2/2020). Prior to this,…
KSPBN Held Demonstrations against Toyota in 13 Cities

Jakarta – Solidarity Commitee for Nanbu Workers Struggle (KSPBN) held demonstrations protesting against work accident case and layoffs. The first action was held in front of PT Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indonesia (PT TMMIN) in Sunter, North Jakarta, on Sunday (April…