OCCUPY BELO MONTE UPDATES
Government accuses Belo Monte invaders of indigenous links with illegal mining
In a statement, the Government says that Indians are ‘ supposed ‘ leaders and do not cooperate in the negotiations
THIS IS A LIE ~ THE GOV KNOWS THE INDIANS ONLY “PAN” FOR GOLD IN THE WATERS ~ THIS IS NOTHING LIKE FULL SCALE MINING OPERATIONS INVOLVING BELO MONTE AND RELATED MINING COMPANIES; BELO SUN.
Workers return to paralyze works in Belo Monte
The Consortium does not recognize legitimacy of unions that promoted protest
RIO-about 6 thousand workers returned to cross the arms in this Saturday at two construction sites of the Belo Monte plant in Altamira, Pará, according to Consórcio Construtor Belo Monte (CCBM). But the Union of construction workers of Altamira (Sinticma) and the Trade Union and Popular (Conlutas), which organized the stoppage on Saturday and on Friday, an estimated membership of about 10 thousand workers.
Trade unionists made the demonstration to complain about the lack of additional payment for unhealthy and hazardous working conditions, the quality of food and the presence of police officers and men of the National Force in construction sites. The additional payment of 40% for workers housed in construction site is also on the staff of claim submitted by the Sinticma and by the Conlutas.
Only the CCBM does not accept negotiating claims with Sinticma and Conlutas, because it does not recognize the legitimacy of these organizations before the Ministry of labor to represent the employees of Belo Monte. The CCBM says only acknowledge amparo of the heavy construction workers Union of Pará (Sintrapav) as a representative of the employees of the plant.
The stoppage ended in the afternoon after the CCBM has obtained a court order of the 1st civil court of Altamira to prohibit entry into the construction sites of people connected to the Sinticma, the Conlutas and Xingu Vivo movement.
Indians occupying construction of Belo Monte, in Pará, decide to keep the invasion
The protest has lasted five days and the work of workers had to be suspended. The Federal Police of Altamira, in the southwest of the State, will investigate the involvement of riverside communities and non-Indians in the occupation of the plant’s central office.
The Federal Police of Altamira (PA) will investigate Riverside participation and non-Indians in occupation in Belo Monte
About 150 protesters from six ethnic groups invaded and remain in place since last Thursday. They prevent the entry and exit of employees.
Complete five days occupation of Indians in construction of the Belo Monte Plant
The Indians made new demonstrations, but so far there has been no agreement with the Government.
Indians have letter of claims to the consortium responsible for Belo Monte
More than 100 indigenous people prevent the entry and exit of employees of a power plant construction site since Thursday.
They want to talk directly with the Minister of the Civil Cabinet, Gilberto Carvalho.