Hundreds Protest Outside Chevron Office

Amidst much discussion about how Indonesian workers are demanding more from multinationals operating in IndonesiaOke Zone is reporting that hundreds of workers demonstrated outside Chevron’s PT Chevron Pacific Indonesia (CPI) office in Riau.  Serikat Buruh Sejathera Indonesia (SBSI) organized the demonstration, which was protesting the firing of 59 workers.  Perhaps most interesting, the workers were actually fired by a subcontractor providing services to Chevron, but they have chosen to take their claims directly to the multinational.

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