BTC workers outraged by oil company’s violations. Promised highest standards are sorely lacking in Georgia


Tbilisi, Georgia – Georgian workers on the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline (BTC) are having their rights violated by the BTC Company, the BP led consortium in charge of the project. Trade unionists working on the pipeline's Georgian section are extremely concerned that both Georgian labour laws and employment standards laid down by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) …