Armenian workers strike over alleged mistreatment and underpaid wages

IMG 7006 2More than 100 workers at the Armenian-Italian company Sartex went on strike on 6 October, demanding that they are paid their salaries as written in their contracts, as well as protesting against mistreatment by the foreign supervisors.

They also demanded that the head of production, Gevorg Gevorgyan, was not fired by the company’s management, according to the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre.

For the full story, see the November 2022 edition of Textiles Eastern Europe.


Photo: Sartex