Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Stanley Gacek – Brazil's Labor Law Reform: What Does It Mean for Workers?

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Joukowsky Forum

Stanley Gacek, Senior Advisor for Global Strategies at the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW), is a North American labor lawyer who has followed the labor movement and labor politics in Brazil for 37 years. He will provide a trade union and pro-worker perspective on the current state of Brazilian labor relations, reviewing the most recent labor law reform and assessing its drastic effects on Brazilian workers and their unions. He also will discuss how the Brazilian labor movement can respond to these challenges.

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Brazil Initiative