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This report describes a panorama in which Colombian flower sector employees suffer due to poverty wages, long working hours, sexual harassment, occupational health and safety issues, the repression of union rights, violations of employees’ freedom of association, and the use of intermediary agencies between labor and employers. In many of these areas, hardships are
exaggerated for women, who make up most the workforce. In stark contrast to statements made by governments and the private sector lauding the flower industry for the benefits it has provided for working families

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