A webinar on the major recent developments on the fight for workers' rights under the labor provisions of the revised NAFTA. Representatives of Mexican and U.S. trade unions and civil society groups will discuss the recent efforts to enforce the new rights and guarantees established in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). Additionally, Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch will present a new analysis of the delayed phase-in of Mexico’s new labor justice system. which was one of the key commitments undertaken by Mexico when NAFTA was renegotiated in 2018. The report reviews which Mexican states will be in compliance and by what date, based on states’ share of Foreign Direct Investment, industrial activity, labor conflicts and more.
Susana Prieto Terrazas, SNITIS MOVEMENT 20/32, labor lawyer and activist
Benjamin Davis, United Steelworkers, Director of International Affairs
Rachel Micah-Jones, Centro de los Derechos del Migrante, Inc., Executive Director
Daniel Rangel, Public Citizen, Research Director of Global Trade Watch
Lori Wallach, Public Citizen, Director of Global Trade Watch (Moderator)