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Photo Gallery: Panel Discusses The Better Work Program Used in Nicaragua
(October 6, 2010)

Images include:

  • Department of Labor Senior Managing Director in the Office of Public Affairs Jaime Zapata moderates a panel discussion on the Better Work program with Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis and Gen. Alvaro Baltadano of Nicaragua.
  • Levi Strauss Co. is among the brands that support the Better Work program in Nicaragua. During the panel discussion, Leslie Croshaw of Levi Strauss Co. says that the better use of company resources that help with costs will result in better labor relations.
  • Gen. Alvaro Baltadano believes that the Better Work program will be successful in Nicaragua because when workers in their home countries can find good paying jobs, they are more likely to stay in their country of origin.
  • During a panel discussion on the implementation of the Better Work program of Nicaragua, Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis said this program protects workers’ rights while promoting development.
  • Department of Labor Senior Managing Director in the Office of Public Affairs Jaime Zapata moderates the panel discussion on the Better Work program with Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis and Gen. Alvaro Baltadano of Nicaragua.
  • Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis and Gen. Alvaro Baltodano talk about how the Better Work program is a win-win program for the U.S. and Nicaragua.
  • Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis greets Gen. Alvaro Baltodano in her office prior to the panel discussion on the Better Work program.
  • Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis and Nicaraguan Ambassador to the U.S. Francisco Campbell continue the discussion about protecting workers rights at the Department of Labor.
  • Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis and Gen. Alvaro Baltodano of Nicaragua hold a panel discussion on the announcement of a $2 million grant award to implement the Better Work program in Nicaragua at the Department of Labor Frances Perkins Building.