Appeal of trade unions SINTRAGMCOL and SINTRAIME Columbia December 21, 2018 Today on December 21, 2018, the workers of General Motors Columbia received a nefarious message from corporation management. GM has applied to ministry of Labour for a permission for the closure of the plant and enable large mass layoffs.

Solidarity with the Struggle of the GM workers in Colombia

22 December 2018 - Dear colleagues, We are outraged about the plans to shut down your plant, which mean that thousands of families will be deprived of their means of existence. And we declare our full solidarity in the struggle against this shutdown. The GM company board should not be allowed to get away with this, as well as with the plans they announced for shutting down plants in the USA and South Korea. With these measures GM wants to brace itself for the worldwide battle of annihilation of the auto companies and to shift the burdens completely onto the backs of the workers ...

Solidarity with the strike of Daimler colleagues in São Bernardo do Campo/Brasilien

Dear colleagues of Mercedes Brasil, we are colleagues of Daimler Sindelfingen and send you greetings of solidarity and support you in the fight for your demands. We will show solidarity with you here in Germany and invite you to the 2nd International Automobile Workers Conference February 2020 in South Africa. Let's strengthen our gang. Colleagues of Daimler Sindelfingen Press Speaker from  IAWC Sindelfingen/Germany Klaus-Jürgen Hampejs

The March 23 Strike at FCA-FIAT in Italy

FCA (Fiat Chrysler) has announced weeks of shut-downs for most Italian factories in the next months, including office workers, because its market share in Europe shrank in the last months, and it is clear that it plans to shift more production to lower cost countries with the next new models.

Motion of Solidarity to our Colleagues at Volkswagen Autoeuropa Palmela/Portugal

January 30, 2018 - Dear colleagues, your ballot votes in August and November 2017 against regular work on Saturday and Sunday obviously indicated your strong determination. On August 30, 2017, many workers of VW corporation and from all around the globe had watched respectfully your powerfull 24-hours-strike. This was a very important step to oppose plans of VW corporation.

Statement of solidarity with Workers of Volkswagen Plant in Palmela (Portugal)

On behalf of the IP (Inicjatywa Pracownicza - the Workers' Initiative) Workplace Section at Volkswagen Poland, we would like to express our esteem, warm greetings and sincere solidarity with your strike against the enforced working weekends. Our section was established in August 2017 also in the face of extended working time in the Volkswagen factories in Poznań as well as passivity of the "Solidarność" union, which recently agreed on introducing the 17th shift (second shift on Saturdays).