In September 2018, a team of union leaders, activists and a federal Member of Parliament visited Vietnam and Indonesia to observe and support the campaign to ban asbestos.
Last week the Government released their response to the interim report on protecting Australians from the threat of asbestos. Here’s our summary of the good and the bad.
In asbestos campaign news this month: sign our petition to end illegal asbestos imports, join the solidarity tour to Indonesia and Vietnam and hear about some key updates in Laos and Cambodia.
In May 2018, two anti-asbestos activists and unionists from Indonesia – Darisman and Subono – visited Australia to talk about their campaign to win asbestos bans and justice for victims.
Local Initiative for Occupational Safety and Health Network (LION) Indonesia is an education and campaigning organisation and has become a key player in APHEDA’s Asbestos. Not Here. Not Anywhere. campaign across South East Asia.
Join us for the Asbestos. Not here. Not anywhere. Solidarity Tour to Vietnam and Indonesia. You will have the opportunity to observe the campaign and meet key activists and leaders fighting to ban asbestos. in the region. Dates: 24 SEP – 3 OCT 2018.