Arrest of trade union leaders

Other Names:
Detention of workers representatives
Ill-treatment of trade union leaders

The International Metalworkers Federation in 1990 stated that South Korea holds a world record as the country with the highest number of trade unionists in prison for exercising democratic rights.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST